The two began dating while they were working on the 2000 teen comedy film “Whatever It Takes.” Sokoloff is now married to Deadsy drummer Alec Puro, with whom she shares two daughters.Franco, meanwhile, dated O’Reilly for nearly five years. In an interview for Playboy magazine’s August 2011 issue, Franco admitted that his interest in education got between them.The first season of Franco’s latest TV project “The Deuce” just ended last week.
The biographical film “Bukowski,” which Franco also directed and star in, is also set to open in theaters sometime this year.Is the actor best known for his roles in 127 Hours, Spider-Man or Freaks and Geeks really single again? (read more)Franco spotted alone A fan spotted James Franco walking alone, probably coming back from picking up his mail at the end of his several mile long driveway, on the afternoon of May 20, 2018. “Definitely yes,” says the fan, adding that “He was wearing a large sweater and looked really cute! A rep for James Franco was not immediately available for comment.Truth or rumor, when news that the actor - known for having been romantically involved with Marla Sokoloff, Sienna Miller, Emilia Clarke, Ahna O'Reilly, Ashley Benson or Ashley Hartman - was splitting hit the internet Monday (May 21), Twitter immediately exploded with pithy commentary. A source confirmed to Us Weekly that “The Deuce” star is dating Isabel Pakzad, a former television publicist who is currently studying communications and journalism at the University of Southern California.Pakzad is from Tenafly, New Jersey, and previously attended Pennsylvania State University.It seems everyone had an opinion on the matter: Based on the facts (Franco spotted alone with a cute sweater), is there trouble in paradise or is it much ado about nothing? and that gay art film he directed, the classes at Columbia, the book of poetry—the list goes on. Franco's collection of short stories, —about adolescent angst in his hometown—was adapted for the big screen, and the tender, well-crafted film is in theaters now, featuring Franco as a high school girls'-soccer coach who, let's just say, gets too close to one of his players. But it's not to say that monogamy is necessarily the ultimate.Nothing like a little degree-earning to get in the way of a serious relationship.Ahna and James were together for an adorable five years, but broke things off in 2011.She had a huge grin on her face and seemed absolutely smitten with him.”On Friday, Franco and his 24-year-old girlfriend were also spotted having lunch with friends at Jon and Vinny’s in Los Angeles.“They were sitting pretty close to each other and they seemed really happy,” an insider told the news outlet.