Where in the world is James Franco?!?
That's what a group of lawyers would like to know! They're trying to track down the actor to serve him papers in a defamation suit!
Um…have they tried a college classroom? He's been known to hang out in those A LOT!
Actually, his college courses are what got him into this mess! One of Franco's past professors says James badmouthed his teaching skillz after he gave the Academy Award nominee/host a bad grade!
Now the NYU instructor, Jose Angel Santana, is SUING James for damages. You can't sue someone though if you can't serve them!
Santana's legal team tried to get to Franco in April while he was filming his upcoming movie True Story with Jonah Hill. But attorney Russell Moriarty claims no matter how close they get, James dodges them:
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Here it comes! We can already see it now:
James Franco's next academic adventure to secure a law degree!
If you recall, the actor has some serious beef with Jose Angel Santana, the former NYU professor who sued the school for what he claims was unfair termination from his job for giving his famous student a "D" grade…and then turned him litigious claws on James himself after justifying his poor marks on the fact that he was a "bad teacher!"
Yeah, seriously. This is an actual court case.
Regardless, the Oz The Great and Powerful star is NOT taking Santana's request for a default judgment in the favor of his defamation suit lying down, and has officially filed a response!
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An NYU student is super upset with the school for pairing her in a dorm with a roommate that leaves her four-year-old son there during the day while she's at class.
In an email to the school's dorms administrators - she wrote:
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Hermione Emma Watson pack up her magical potions laptop from Hogwarts Brown and apparate over to New York University?!
Some savvy NYU students sure seem to think so, and one even posted a sneaky screen cap of her supposed new NYU email address!!
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This is a confusing turn of events, so bare with us while we explain!
James Franco's old NYU film professor filed a defamation lawsuit after The Great and the Powerful actor spoke shiz about the quality of the instructor's lessons.
Prof. José Angel Santana was fired late last year and he claims it's because he gave James a 'D' in class.
And why would he do that!?
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Former NYU professor Jose Angel Santana may still have his integrity, but he DOESN'T have a job anymore!
While pursuing his graduate film degree at New York University, James Franco received a "D" in his "Directing the Actor II" class for missing 12 out of 14 classes…and soon thereafter his harsh-grading professor was
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"That's the only time in my life I ever felt different for having sisters in the public eye. People would knock on my door and be like, 'I heard there was a party here', just because they knew that I lived in that room. It was so weird."
- Elizabeth Olsen on being the Twin's sister and the problems it caused while she was at NYU
[Image via WENN.]
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