Emma Roberts

James Franco’s Art-Imitates-Life Film, Palo Alto, Gets New Trailer

Emma Roberts runs the gauntlet of teen sex, drugs and juvenile delinquency as a shy virgin in a new trailer for “Palo Alto,” a coming of age tale that takes the same premise as Catherine Hardwicke’s 2003 drama “Thirteen” and ramps it up from middle-school to high-school. Roberts’ sweet character April is a popular 14-year-old who excels at soccer and spends her weekends babysitting. Her biggest customer is Mr. B. (James Franco), a single dad who coaches her in high school and pays her to watch his kid....

Nicki Reed, Shenae Grimes Go Wild on Empire State Set

“Twilight’s Nikki Reed looked like she was having a blast filming her latest movie “Empire State,” in Brooklyn, if you call blowing chucks on a stoop fun. But it was all make believe. Reed, 24, is shooting the film with Liam Hemsworth, Emma Roberts Dwayne Johnson and Shenae Grimes. The movie is based on actual events surrounding the 1982 robbery of $11 million....