James Franco Directs & Stars In The Latest Samsung Commercial [Video]

James Franco Directs & Stars In The Latest Samsung Commercial [Video]

Famous American actor becomes a photographer and shows off his skills in a new ad.

Yi Chen
  • 19 december 2012

American actor James Franco is known for his roles in films like 127 Hours, Spider-Man, and Pineapple Express. He has also written, produced, and directed films to add to his wide-range of skills. Recently, multinational company Samsung, invited Franco to direct and star in a commercial to promote the Galaxy Camera.

The main drawcard of the Samsung’s Galaxy camera is that it integrates social media so users can easily tag and share photos with others, and post them onto social networking sites.

In the commercial, Franco is hosting a house party and shows off the features of the Galaxy Camera and how it solves challenges for the photographer in various situations, such as the “photo bomber,” “instant viral,” and “eyes wide shut.”

Watch the commercial below:

It’s not the first time Franco has shot a commercial for Samsung. In August this year, Franco also directed and starred in an ad for the Samsung Galaxy Note and showed off his multi-tasking skills. See the video below to watch:




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