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Dave Franco Will Play a Killer Intern

Dave Franco==
The Cinema Society & Dior Beauty host the after party for "The Adopted"==
Soho Grand Hotel, NYC==
March 28, 2012==
©Patrick McMullan==

Dave Franco  a.k.a the Franco brother that you aren't totally sick of hearing about yet  has landed his first lead role: in Sony's adaptation of Shane Kuhn's recently released novel The Intern's Handbook: A Thriller. The book is a dark comedy about an intern placement agency that is actually a front for a network of assassins targeting corrupt corporate executives. Franco will presumably play main character John Lago, the agency's best hit man, who interns at a top Manhattan law firm so he can take down one of the firm's partners. Knock 'em dead, little Franco.

Photo: CLINT SPAULDING/Patrick McMullan