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James Franco's Brother is, or was, also a Poet

By Harriet Staff

Dave Franco, James's brother, who stars in 21 Jump Street also dabbled in poetry once. He's not too proud of it, though. As he told GQ:

Like his older brother James Franco, 33, Dave has also dabbled in poetry.

"My God, it was really pretentious sh-t," he tells GQ's April Style Bible. "I would write a poem out in the most simple terms, and then I would go through the thesaurus and find these elite replacements for them."


Originally Published: March 19th, 2012