James Franco: Underwear Selfie Was for “My Fans,” “What People Want” (VIDEO)

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By Shari Weiss



James Franco was grilled about his “provocative” selfies on Thursday’s “Late Show with David Letterman.”


“James, why? Honest to god, why?” the host asked about Franco’s now infamous underwear Instagram picture, in which he nearly exposed himself.

The actor said he wanted to set the record straight about his motivations, calling his penchant for posting intimate pics “just a fun thing.”

“It’s not like I’m putting it on billboards,” Franco went on. “Ostensibly, Instagram is for my fans.”

But why such scandalous shots?

“It’s what the people want,” Franco said.

Check out the video below!

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