James Franco Net Worth

Quick Facts of James Franco

Profession Actor, Filmmaker
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Age 39 years
Date of Birth April 19, 1978
Net Worth $20 million

James Franco Net Worth: $20 million


James Franco earned a massive amount of money through his career as filmmaker, producer, director, and screenwriter. James made $20 million net worth with Spiderman and Pineapple Express. He has been endorsing luxury brands like Audi and Apple. James indulges stylish brands such as Reebok and Levi’s.

His assets include Silver Lake house which was bought from Mad Men costume designer Janie Bryant.  Franco’s California house is worth $3.3 million. A soap opera star, James Franco drives Q3 car manufactured by Audi which costs $82,000. Moreover, James is involved in several charitable works and frequently volunteered for the Art Of Elysium charity.

James Franco, A Soap Opera Star
Caption: James Franco, A soap opera star
Source: Zimbio.com

Besides this, Franco even owes a production company like Rabbit Bandini Productions. James earned $7,000,000 from the production company. As a television actor, he is paid $4.5 million annually. He has film school named Studio4. He teaches courses on short filmmaking and screenwriting. James is an English professor at The University Of California, Los Angeles.

James Franco's Brilliant Career


James Franco stepped into silver screen career after landing a role in the television sitcom “Freaks and Geeks”. After that, he garnered a Golden Globe Award for his cast of James Dean in the biographical movie of the same name in 2001.

James Franco, Dubious battle actor and director
Caption: James Franco, dubious actor, and director
Source: Filmmaker Magazine

His other hit movies are The Spiderman trilogy by Sam Raimi, Pineapple Express; This Is The End and Lovelace. Similarly, James had a remarkable role in the ABC soap, General Hospital. James Franco is widely recognized for receiving Academy Award nomination for his role in the movie “127 Hours”.

Short Bio / Wiki of James Franco

James was born on 19th April 1978 in Palo Alto, California, USA. James Franco is Jewish by religion. He attended the University of California for his academic accolades but dropped out next year to pursue an acting career. Before fame, James did night jobs in McDonald's after his parents denied to support him. Meanwhile, he auditioned and got the role of a TV commercial for Pizza Hut.

James appeared in blockbuster hits as well as smaller independent films, earning critical acclaim. In the year 2013, Franco achieved a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. James has over a dozen projects in the works for 2017 and 2018. Apart from that, he is working on a novel.