James Franco is gay and straight? Possible?
As it might be your first inclination that a book titled Straight James/Gay James makes you want to read it just to see what the heck that even means, that might be James Franco’s book marketing scheme. Franco is also staring in a car commercial for Scion where he appears to lead a double life also, and it doesn’t stop there …
As a follow up to James Franco and Seth Rogan’s parody of Kanye West & Kim Kardashian with their “Bound 2” music video spoof a few years ago, (possibly as a warm up to his new book title), Franco cameos in the most recent Seth Rogen movie The Night Before where he plays an accidental homosex-textual interest of Rogen’s character.
Comically now in real life James Franco is claiming to be gay and straight. James Franco is an actor however, so that poses the question as to if Franco is acting gay, or if he is acting straight. Other than that, he probably means he’s bisexual? Straight James / Gay James is already a #1 Gay & Lesbian Poetry Best Seller on Amazon.
Amazon synopsis: Straight James / Gay James, actor James Franco’s new chapbook of poems, explores the facets of his public and private personas. Straight James / Gay James is a poetic bildungsroman–raw, candid, and uninhibited. James Franco writes about life as an actor, sexuality, questions of identity, gender, family, Gucci, Lana Del Rey, James Dean, and Hollywood. His poetic style varies from the imagistic to the prosaic. The chapbook also contains an interview of “Gay James” conducted by “Straight James.” Yes, Straight James asks the question: Let’s get substantial: are you gay or what?