An alleged private conversation between James Franco and a 17-year-old girl visiting New York from Scotland leaked online 2 days ago. In the convo the actor appears to try and convince her to meet him at a hotel room.

Photos and screen caps of their alleged conversation were uploaded to Imgur by an unknown source and has since been taken down. 

The photos show that Franco asking the tenet where she’s from, if she’s single and if she wants to meet up if he get s hotel room, after being told she’s a few days shy of her 18th Birthday. 

See the conversation here

So two days later when Franco appeared on Live! With Kelly and Michael he addressed the scandal, admitting that it was true. 

See his interview below: