Watch James Franco lip-sync Justin Bieber's "Boyfriend"

The actor mocks the young pop star in a bizarre home video

By Prachi Gupta
January 8, 2013 11:17PM (UTC)
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World renowned lecturer, musician and blogger James Franco yesterday released a disturbing/hilarious video of him and rumored girlfriend Ashley Benson lip-syncing to Justin Bieber's hit single "Boyfriend." Franco does his best/worst Bieber impression, sporting a sweat suit, flat-billed, sideways cocked hat, and Bieber's trademark bangs as Benson writhes around in a dimly lit room. Just Jared describes the video as a parody, but considering Franco quickly deleted it from his WhoSay account, we may never know for sure:



h/t Vulture

Prachi Gupta

Prachi Gupta is an Assistant News Editor for Salon, focusing on pop culture. Follow her on Twitter at @prachigu or email her at

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