The woman in question, of course, is Lindsay Lohan, who was recently connected with dozens of names after a “personal conquest list” of “36 lovers” was published by a tabloid.
The one-time Oscar host, speaking with Los Angelesmagazine at an event promoting his new poetry book, Directing Hebert White, said that “Lindsay herself has told lies about me with her people-she’s-slept-with list!”
Franco confirmed to Howard Stern a year ago that he passed up on the chance to bed the red-head.
“I mean, I don’t want to brag about it,” the Spring Breakers star said. “I don’t know how that got out. She was having issues even then, so you feel weird. Honestly, she was a friend.
“I’ve met a lot of people that are troubled and sometimes you don’t want to do that.”
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Franco in his book mentions some celebs, but assured the publication, “I didn’t write anything bad about them … so I feel like what I said is much less than what [Lindsay's] said.”
As we previously reported, the In Touch reports outed a number of LiLo’s one-time bedfellows, scribed down from a list she wrote during a boozy get-together with buddies in Beverly Hills of Jan. 30, 2013.