James Franco is responding to allegations of sexual misconduct that is mostly coming from tweets since his big Golden Globe win. He was wearing a TimesUp pin at the show. The Breakfast Club’s Ally Sheedy was the first to tweet that he was pretty well the reason she left the business. She did not give a reason and she deleted the tweet. There were a few other women who came forward since that happened. And some were just upset due to cases of James picking up girls on social media. (Something he has fully admitted to in the past.) The latest allegations cancelled a live Q&A that was supposed to happen last night. Here’s what James told Stephen Colbert:
quick ask Franco about the difference between skeezing on undergrads and sexual harassment
— Anne Helen Petersen (@annehelen) January 7, 2018
Hey James Franco, now that you have a Golden Globe why don't you give speaking roles that don't require nudity in your upcoming films to the dozens of women who have done full nudity + sex scenes in your indie films and art projects?
— Sarah Tither-Kaplan? (@sarahtk) January 8, 2018