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James Franco on the Surprising Addiction that Led to His ‘Moment of Crisis’: ‘I Hit a Wall’

James Franco on the Surprising Addiction that Led to His ‘Moment of Crisis’: ‘I Hit a Wall’

As a professor, PhD student, author, artist, director and more, James Franco has earned his reputation as one of the hardest-working actors in Hollywood.

This year alone he has 17 projects in the works, including a film adaptation of his own novel, Actors Anonymous and an HBO series, The Deuce, in which he plays two characters — a pair of twins — in addition to directing two of the eight episodes.

But last November, his work addiction caught up with him. “I really had a moment of crisis,” he recently told GQ Australia. “I hit a wall.”

While Franco attributed some of the stress to the presidential election,

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