Last Lap: Is James Franco Naked On Instagram?

Big Morning Buzz Live puts Tia Mowry to the test, a nun stands up for girls’ rights amid a Nigerian crisis, and Dakota Fanning is on the verge of losing it.

  • James Franco posted, and subsequently deleted, an Instagram pic of himself nearly nude. The actor-producer is only wearing his skivvies, with his hand pushing down the top of his undergarment. What exactly is he trying to tell us? [E!]
  • Tia Mowry harkens back to her Sister, Sister days with a little help from Nick Lachey. Check out her challenge from Big Morning Buzz Live!
  • Fear continues to grip Nigeria following the abduction of dozens of schoolgirls, with many of them still missing and possibly being forced into marriage or the sex trade. Sister Rosemary Nyirumbe, one of Time magazine’s 100 Most Influential People, faced a similar crisis in her native Uganda. Her story was featured in Forest Whitaker’s documentary, Sewing Hope, telling how the nun created peace in a war-torn country. [Time]
  • Dakota Fanning can usually keep things together, but now she’s about to go over the edge. The actress is taking on a new role, where she plays a young woman whose bout with encephalitis leads to severe mental problems. [MTV News]

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