James Franco Will Return for ‘The Deuce’ Season 2 After Sexual Misconduct Accusations

James Franco is headed back for season 2 of “The Deuce.” But according to Megan Abbott, a writer for the HBO series, it looks like his status on the show was never in doubt. Abbott told Entertainment Tonight at the Writers Guild Awards on Sunday that Franco, who was accused of sexual misconduct following his Best Actor in a Musical or Comedy win at the Golden Globes last month, would “of course” return for the show’s second season. The accusations were posed against Franco by five women in a Los Angeles Times expose published in January. After the news broke, “The Deuce”... ...

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