For four years, James Franco has made perfect love with Isabel Pakzad, a young woman of 28. If the actor is very much in love and is today faithful, this was not the case for a long time … Invited in the podcast of Jess Cagle, he has indeed admitted to having had little respect for the feelings of his ex -companions. “I had girlfriends. I could never be loyal to anyone. I cheated on everyone before Isabel. I was completely blind to power dynamics or something like that… I didn’t want to hurt them. people, ”he explained.
Openly, James Franco revealed: “When I was a teenager I was addicted to alcohol. I had a lot of problems, I got sober at 17. From the moment I couldn’t using alcohol to fill that hole, it was like, ‘Oh, attention and success is awesome.’ I got addicted to validation or success or whatever. ” The actor later added during this interview: “Along the road to try to achieve success and climb the top of this mountain, the attention of women, success with women has also become a huge source of validation for me. The problem with this is, as I’m sure you can guess, there’s never enough of it. I’m just trying to fill that hole and it never fills up. “
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James Franco: “I was hurting everyone”
Thanks to the help of his godfather, the actor understood some things. “He said to me, ‘Look, cheating is dishonest, I don’t think that’s good for your sobriety. But, if you’re not dating someone and you just want to have sex, whatever. ‘it happens between two consenting adults, that’s good.’ “, he explained before revealing:” The problem is that I took that and I used it as an excuse to have sex all the time. ” Finally, James Franco understood that he was not a ‘one night stand’: “The people I was with or who I dated, I saw them for a long time, years. It’s just that I couldn’t be there for any of them. And the behavior escalated to a point where it was like I was hurting everyone. “
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