OUR COLUMNIST AVILA ADDS SOME INFORMATION TO THE ‘JAMES FRANCO IS AN IDIOT’ ISSUE:
‘James Franco Super Star…
“Santana says he gave Franco the near-failing grade because the actor missed 12 out of 14 Directing the Actor classes in his master’s of fine arts program. Franco then publicly ridiculed him on Twitter and the school axed him.
“The school has bent over backwards to create a Franco-friendly environment, that’s for sure,” Santana, 58, told The New York Post. “The university has done everything in its power to curry favor with James Franco.”
Santana claims Franco blew off his other classes, too — but those teachers looked the other way so the school could stay in the star’s good graces.”’