At first glance, I thought that's young Lenny Emery of Waterville Valley!
Ah, my mistake.
It's actor James Franco.
But Lenny Emery
has the look.
grew up in Waterville Valley
musician dad, Leonard Emery
, and big sister Lea.
My son, Tyler, was in Lenny's class at the Waterville Valley Elementary School
and spent many after school play dates at Lenny's house.
It was a house filled with musical instruments, recording equipment, sports equipment, games and toys - and, most importantly, fun and love.
There was no doubt the Emery kids were going to go places.
dad's energy, talent, creativity and joie de vivre.
After graduating from Plymouth Regional High School he
left wee Waterville Valley for the skyscrapers of New York City.
He attended the School of Visual Arts and graduated with a degree in film.
Since then he's
dabbled in modeling, acting, film, producing, directing, and DJing.
And now he
has the Cannes Film Festival under his