James Franco wishes he was gay

Updated: Sep 11, 2013, 09:47 AM IST

Los Angeles: Actor James Franco is unfazed by rumours about his sexuality and wishes he was gay.

Franco, 35, known for his role in movies like "Spider-Man 3","Milk" and "127 Hours", doesn`t take jokes on him being gay as insults, reports femalefirst.co.uk.

"Great! Bring on the gay jokes! Because these aren`t insults at all. I don`t even care if people think I`m gay, so it was like, `Awesome!` I mean, I wish I was ... I wish I was gay," Franco told thedailybeast.com.

The actor has revealed that girls, who hated him in college, spread the rumour about his sexuality.