Dave Franco can be seen as Perry Kelvin in the zombie romance Warm Bodies and as Eric Molson in the movie adaptation of the cult hit TV show 21 Jump Street. He also stars in the ensemble crime thriller Now You See Me alongside Jesse Eisenberg, Mark Ruffalo, Isla Fisher, and Morgan Freeman.
In 2006, Franco made his first TV appearance on the series 7th Heaven. He was also cast as Cole Aaronson in the nineth season of the ABC sitcom Scrubs, for which he received praise from critics for his performance. Franco starred alongside Colin Farrell and Toni Collette in the remake of the 1985 film Fright Night, which received positive reviews from critics and made over $41 million worldwide. He can also be seen in films such as 21 Jump Street, Neighbors, and his upcoming film, Nerve.