AceShowbiz - The first clip from %cJames Franco%-starring "Zeroville" has made its way out online. Arriving via the actor's Instagram on Tuesday, January 20, the short clip is little blurry as it is taken using a phone. It shows Franco, who shaved his head for the role, in an office throwing a fit. He and %cWill Ferrell% can be seen sending tons of paper flying in the air. "ZEROVILLE: working with the funniest man alive, will farrell," Franco captioned the video.
Based on a book by Steve Erickson, the movie is set in Hollywood in the 1960s. It follows a man who sets into the business during the time the studios are in decline and independents are rising. The man finds his dream job of being a film editor and encounters various characters from starlets, burglars to punk musicians.
In addition to directing, Franco is playing the main character while %cMegan Fox% portrays Soledad, a starlet with troubled past who becomes his love interest and obsession. Also starring %cSeth Rogen%, %cDanny McBride%, %cCraig Robinson%, %cDave Franco% and %cJacki Weaver% among others, it currently has no release date.