Don't get me wrong, he's one of my favorites. But did James Franco try to pick up a 17yr old in NYC? There's a good chance this is all fake, but you have to wonder.

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A Scottish girl named Lucy, says she was on a trip to New York City as an early birthday present, and met Franco at his Broadway show, Of Mice and Men.

She took an Instagram video with him, and he told her, "You gotta tag me."


What followed after (ALLEGEDLY) was some text-flirting between the two, and a failed attempt by Franco to pick-up the 17yr old. has all of the texts between the two.

Franco responded on Twitter to allegations of the purposed hook-up...