The Strombo Show welcomed James Franco to celebrate his new film, The Room. He discusses his appreciation of The Wire, how he approached “the best worst movie ever made,” telling the universal story about dreamers on the outside, the soul of The Room’s Tommy Wiseau, choosing to honour other artists, Basquiat, Pollock, the addiction and pitfalls of public persona, relieving ego to find happiness, recognizing workaholic and escapism tendencies to find happiness and what’s on his work-out playlist (Jonathan Richman, Jamie XX, Mura Masa, A$AP Rocky).
If you want to read and watch the complete unedited interview of James Franco’s conversation with George Stroumboulopoulos on the Strombo Show. You can under the cut
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