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3 March 30th, 2012 James Franco to play “Oz” Silver in Jill Farren Phelps New Nick at Nite Soap, Hollywood Heights!

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It has been revealed that the role James Franco will play in the new Nick at Nite 80 episode ordered soap, Hollywood Heights is that of …. wait for it …  Osborne “Oz” Silver – a passionate, intense eccentric movie mogul who lives life to the fullest, often outrageously.  Funny, offbeat, seductive, ruthless when he has to be, Oz adores the movie-making process and does whatever it takes to make the films he wants.

As reported, Franco is set for a multi-episode arc in the series that also stars former One Life to Live star, Brittany Underwood (Ex-Langston). 

Hollywood Heights  is a co-production with Televisa and is being produced by Sony Television. The series will be co-executive produced by former GH exec, Jill Farren Phelps and Hisham Abed of The Hills. Soap scribe and producer, Josh Griffith will serve as the series head writer.   Hollywood Heights is set to debut in June with all-new one hour episodes!

So what do you think of the concept of Franco’s new soap role?  Let us know!

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  1. Sharon says:

    Sounds good, I’ll check it out. =)

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  2. barbara t says:

    Franco,PLease dont come back to General hospital.

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  3. Aria says:

    I just thank the gods that Jill phelps is no longer running GH .

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