Dave is among this year’s Forbes magazine’s “30 Under 30” list under the category Hollywood & Entertainment.
FORBES.COM – Presenting our third annual 30 Under 30, a tally of the brightest stars in 15 different fields under the age of 30. This is an exhilarating time to be young and ambitious. Never before has youth been such an advantage. These founders and funders, brand builders and do-gooders aren’t waiting around for a proper career bump up the establishment ladder. Their ambitions are way bigger — and perfectly suited to the dynamic, entrepreneurial, and impatient digital world they grew up in. Meet the 450 prodigies reinventing the world right now.
Franco developed a cult following writing, producing and starring in original shorts for Funny or Die. A role in the action-comedy “21 Jump Street” was a big break, and now he’s sharing the screen with Hollywood’s A-list comedians. Next summer he’ll appear with Seth Rogen and Zac Efron in “Neighbors,” and he’s currently filming “Business Trip” with Vince Vaughn.