James Franco signed a book deal. The "Milk" and "Pineapple Express" actor, 30, is also in graduate school.
According to Foxnews (second item):
Franco has sold a collection of short stories to the Scribner imprint of Simon & Schuster. His powerhouse agent, Richard Abate, of Endeavor, confirmed it yesterday.
This is great news for Franco, who's enrolled in the graduate creative writing department at New York University and is also taking writing classes at Columbia...
It's unknown how much Scribner's paid, or when the book will be published.
Franco also recently signed on the film version of "Howl."