James Franco's New Role: The Face of Gucci Fragrance

04/16/2008 at 12:16 PM ET

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First McDreamy announced he would create his own steamy scent with Avon, and now Spider-Man star James Franco is getting in on the fragrance game. Gucci has just confirmed to PEOPLE that the 29-year old star will be the face of their new Gucci by Gucci men’s fragrance. And if the launch of last year’s Gucci by Gucci women’s fragrance is anything to go on — which included a David-Lynch-directed film short of dancing spokesmodels — we might just be seeing a whole new side to the star. Tell us: Are you looking forward to James’s ads?

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about time.. on

It’s about time that James gets more face time
he is yummy to look at..he ranks up there with
a young Brando or James Dean..ruggedly handsome and delightful to watch.

Jax on

Yes, yes, and millions of yeses! I am basically in LOVE with James Franco. I can’t wait for these ads. He’s going to be amazing…

Pamela on

I can’t wait for these ads! James Franco is so gorgeous, and I love his voice. It’s time James Franco gets more recognition for that beautiful face…he should be in more movies too

lee on

I’m so excited for him! I think he is gorgeous and I can;t wait to see him everywhere

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Sabrina on

He is so delicous to look at! I love him!

melanie on

Omg im so looking forward to seeing his ads. James franco has been around for awhile but isnt well known. I think these ads will be great for his career, and will look great hanging on my wall! Lol

Armine Abrahamyan on

I am glad that it is him and nobody else.


Anna on

OMG YES!!!!! :)
James is such a hottie, and he deserves it.

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