1. James Franco, who will star as George Milton, poses with several Steinbeck books.
“OF MICE AND MENz!!!! - HAPpY B-DAY JOHN STEINBECK - from your CALiFORNIA SoN! - JIMMY - TELL ME ABOUT DEM RABBITS!!!! @miceandmenbway #miceandmenbway @penguinclassics Facebook.com/miceandmenbway”
2. Leighton Meester, who will make her Broadway debut as Curly’s wife, takes a pic with The Grape of Wrath.
“Celebrating John Steinbeck’s birthday today w/my @miceandmenbway family. @penguinclassics”
3. And Chris O’Dowd, starring as Lennie Small, reads Of Mice and Men upside down.
“Happy birthday John Steinbeck. I’m pretty sure this is what he had in mind for Lennie. #MiceAndMenBway”