made headlines in May when he confirmed he has no plans to work with James Franco
again following myriad allegations of sexual misconduct against his “Freaks and Geeks
” co-star and frequent collaborator. Busy Philipps
, on the press circuit now for her Peacock series “Girls5eva
” and also a co-star on the beloved “Freaks and Geeks
,” recently addressed the split between Franco and Rogen on The Daily Beast’s “The Last Laugh
“I have to say, I mean, it’s interesting. They were super close and they had a very tight relationship. And so I don’t have any information. I mean, I’m going to say something now, whatever — Seth is married to a very fucking smart woman,” Philipps said.
In her memoir “This Will Only Hurt a Little” published in 2018, Philipps recounted an incident on the set of “Freaks and Geeks
” where she said Franco physically assaulted her.