Seth Rogen Named James Franco’s Comedy Central Roast Master

by | August 2, 2013 at 4:04 PM | Celebrities, TV News

James Franco, left, and Seth Rogen (Photo: Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

By Tim Kenneally

Seth Rogen and James Franco got blazed together plenty in “Pineapple Express.” And now Rogen is going to help roast Franco on Comedy Central.

Rogen will serve as the roast master at Franco’s Comedy Central roast, the network said Friday.

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The pair have a long-running working relationship, stemming from the 1999 cult TV series “Freaks and Geeks” and extending to the upcoming film “The Interview.”

Comedy Central Roast of James Franco” will tape Aug. 18 at Culver Studios, and will premiere on Sept. 2 at 10 p.m. on Comedy Central.

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