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Barack Obama Flubs James Franco’s Name: ‘James Flacco’ — Watch

Fri, December 19, 2014 3:11pm EDT by Lauren Cox Add first Comment

Whoops! While discussing ‘The Interview’ being pulled from theater, President Barack Obama slipped up on James Franco’s name. Click inside to WATCH!

Who is James Flacco? According to President Barack Obama, he is one of the stars of The Interview. During an end-of-year press conference in which he slammed Sony for pulling the film, Obama hilariously flubbed the actor’s name.

President Barack Obama Flubs James Franco’s Name

Watch out, John Travolta! Do we have another Adele Dazeem on our hands?

President Obama totally flubbed James Franco’s last name on Friday, Dec.19, and it is hilarious to watch.

If you watch the video above, the slip happens at the :44 mark when Obama calls out North Korea for threatening a terror attack over a satirical film starring “James Flacco” and Seth Rogen. Yikes!

Maybe Obama just had football on the brain, because there is a Baltimore Ravens quarterback named Joe Flacco.

Obama Slams Sony For Pulling ‘The Interview’

During the very same press conference, the president also revealed that he was very unhappy with Sony’s decision to pull The Interview from theaters.

“I am sympathetic to the concerns [Sony] face,” said President Obama. “Having said all that, I think they made a mistake.”

To see what else Obama had to say about the Sony hack and their decision, see‘s original article.

Tell us, HollywoodLifers — What do YOU think about Obama’s flub? Do you think it was just a mistake? Comment below!

— Lauren Cox