An Academy Award nomination for 127 Hours, a critically savaged stint hosting the Oscars, producing and acting in a teen soap opera (Hollywood Heights) and, now, as video director for two R.E.M. videos.
The vintage of these videos is not fully known. It’s assumed he did them with the group before their breakup last year, but they could be newer. The first, Blue starring Lindsay Lohan, was released a few weeks ago. Now comes the Franco directed and starred in That Someone is You. Both are from the album Collapse Into Now.