At the Franco dinner table, Dave may sound like the underachiever when compared to older brother James, who recently hosted the Oscars, is slated to star in and direct several high-profile projects, and is working on, like, a zillion different graduate degrees at once. But can we talk for a second about how freaking cute Dave is? And his acting career is starting to take off—he has just been cast in “21 Jump Street,” the movie reboot of Johnny Depp‘s star-making show. He’ll be acting alongside Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill, playing a super cool high schooler who just happens to be a big time drug dealer.
After the jump, everything you need to know about Dave. Keep reading »
It’s easy to fall in love with Joseph Gordon-Levitt
, with his dimples and cheeky grin, but it might be harder to make him fall in love with you. But if you’ve got a penchant for pyrotechnics, you might have a shot with his brother, Dan Gordon-Levitt, who is a “fire-spinning flow artist.” He’s a dead-ringer for Joe, with the addition of dreadlocks, presumably smelling like patchouli and having one of the weirdest jobs ever. And, apparently, he goes by the name “Burning Dan” and can teach you how to dance with fire … which will be really helpful in the inevitable apocalypse. We were so overwhelmed with joy at this insight into sibling-hood that we rounded up a few other celeb siblings with interesting careers. [PopEater
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The Simpson sisters have truly got each other’s backs. First Jessica dissed “Melrose Place” for ditching Ashlee. Now Ashlee’s telling all the folks who criticized Jessica’s weight which way is up. In the most recent issue of Women’s Health, she said, “My sister has an incredible body. I feel sorry for anyone who would judge her, because she’s one sexy lady.” [Examiner]
It’s really sweet that they stand by each other. I wish I had someone to do damage control on my weight gains for me. Thankfully, for these celebrities, their siblings are ready to throw punches on their behalf. Keep reading »