Actor James Franco really did try to pick up a 17 year old girl Mon-07-Apr-14 10:22 Share this By Jay Jay Feeney On Friday I told you about Actor James Franco trying to hook up with a 17 yr old Scottish girl via Instagram. We wondered if it was a publicity stunt for his new movie – but it turns out, it’s real!! James was on a TV show called Live With Kelly And Michael over the weekend and he confessed he did it and what a mistake it was. You May Also Like Guy clocks Tinder by using a photo of his bank account How cute are these celebs when they were babies? 14 guys who just can't take a hint Become a fan of The Edge on Facebook and on Twitter .