James Franco -- who stars in "Palo Alto" -- has enjoyed a diverse career. Take a look at images of the actor through the years.
James Franco was born on April 19, 1978, in Palo Alto, Cali.
The following five celebrity urban legends will likely live on long into the future, despite the fact that none of them is remotely true.
While the child stars whose careers fade seem to get most of the press, plenty of young actors have managed to stay successful into adulthood, including Anna Paquin, who is celebrating her 32nd birthday on Thursday.