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Here's Why James Franco And 'Celebrity Queerbaiting' Is A Problem

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NEW YORK, NY - JULY 30: Actor/filmmaker James Franco (L) and actor Scott Haze attend the 'Child Of God' premiere at Tribeca Grand Hotel on July 30, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images) | Dimitrios Kambouris via Getty Images

On top of acting in no less than 14 upcoming movies, James Franco is a notorious celebrity queerbaiter—and he’s just upped the stakes. According a profile this week in the New York Times, Franco lives with a man—actor Scott Haze, who recently appeared in Franco’s Cormac McCarthy adaptation, Child of God. Could Haze be his boyfriend? The speculation has been rampant—surely James Franco wouldn’t need a roommate to help cover the rent or wouldn’t choose to live with a friend for companionship. So is he closeted? Is he heterosexual? Bisexual? It’s anyone’s guess at this point.

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