Ranking the hot hookups of James Franco

James Franco dating history girlfriends

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Since Oz the Great and Powerful recently hit the home video market (and I just saw it) I thought this week would be a good time to take a look at the alleged dating history of James Franco. Obviously a man his age with his acting career has surely been able to hook up with some quality actresses and models, right? The answer to that would be: yes, yes he has. But how many models and actresses? Read on to find out.

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Marla Sokoloff (1999-2004)

Marla Sokoloff

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Franco and Sokoloff met while they were filming the movie Whatever It Takes.

Hookup score: 8.5
If you can’t remember where you’ve seen her, think The Practice.

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Ashley Hartman (2004-2005)

Ashley Hartman

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Franco and Hartman, who is best known for being on the 2003 season of American Idol, dated for about a year.

Hookup score: 8.5
She also had a recurring role on The O.C. while they dated.

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Sienna Miller (2006)

Sienna Miller

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Miller and Franco were spotted spending a lot of time together as they shot the film Camille. They both vehemently denied anything was going on.

Hookup score: 8.5
Miller and Jude Law broke up so many times who’s to say this didn’t really happen? Oh, right, them.

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Ahna O’Reilly (2006-2011)

Ahna OReilly

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Franco and O’Reilly were an item for a long time. He even hosted an event in Cannes in her honor as recently as this year since she was in the film As I Lay Dying that he directed.

Hookup score: 8.5
So they’re still good friends. How nice.

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Amanda Seyfried (2012)

Amanda Seyfried

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A tabloid reported that Franco and Seyfried took their on-screen romance off-screen as they shot the film Lovelace.

Hookup score: 9.5
The “source” said that the relationship was “not serious.” That’s good.

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Ashley Benson (2012-2013)

Ashley Benson

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And yet another lady Franco met while filming a movie, this time Spring Breakers, has fallen victim to his charms.

Hookup score: 9.5
Annnd now we hate him.

Other less-substantiated alleged flings: Lindsay Lohan (of course)

Photo credit: Ashley Benson image by Jaguar PS/Shutterstock

Final Tally

James Franco’s Hookup Score: 53 points

Not as good as one would have hoped, but still he’s making big strides with his last couple of girlfriends. Plus he’s still just 35 with many more years ahead of him to add to this list.

1. Leonardo DiCaprio – 187 points
2. Jack Nicholson – 163
3. Charlie Sheen – 136
4. Tommy Lee – 111
5. Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs – 110
6. Stephen Dorff – 109.5
7. Jamie Foxx – 108.5
8. Jared Leto – 108
9. Vin Diesel – 100.5
10. Seth MacFarlane – 98
11. George Clooney – 93
12t. Benicio Del Toro – 91
12t. Josh Hartnett – 91
14. Tiger Woods – 85.5
15. Chris Evans – 83.5
16t. Justin Timberlake – 82
16t. Ryan Phillippe – 82
18. Orlando Bloom – 81
19. Derek Jeter – 80
20. David Duchovny – 78.5
21. Owen Wilson – 77.5
22. Joe Jonas – 77
23. Ryan Reynolds – 75
24. Ashton Kutcher – 73
25. Jeremy Piven – 72.5
26. Ryan Gosling – 72
27t. Kanye West – 71
27t. Brad Pitt – 71
27t. Jude Law – 71
30t. Colin Farrell – 70
30t. Adam Levine – 70
32. Sean Penn – 69
33t. Taylor Lautner – 67
33t. Johnny Depp – 67
35. Jake Gyllenhaal – 66
36. Andy Roddick – 64.5
37t. Tom Brady – 64

37t. Mark Sanchez – 64
39t. Zac Efron – 63
39t. Adrien Brody – 63
39t. Adam Brody – 63
39t. Kevin Connolly – 63
43. Chris Pine – 62.5
44t. Michael Phelps – 62
44t. Adam Duritz – 62
46t. Alexander Skarsgard – 62
46t. Wilmer Valderrama – 62
46t. Gerard Butler – 62
49. Criss Angel – 61
50. John Mayer – 60
51. Bradley Cooper – 57
52. Shia LaBeouf – 56.5
53t. James Franco – 53
53t. Alex Rodriguez – 53
53t. Will Smith – 52
56. Robert Downey, Jr. – 51.5
57. Edward Norton – 51
58. Paul Walker – 48.5
59. Matthew Morrison – 47

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