James Franco continues to add to his very diverse resume by been tapped by R.E.M. to direct the latest music video for the band. The talented Mr. Franco was already a noted actor, producer, screenwriter, director, teacher and author. The video seen here is a visual accompaniment to the track “Blue,” and features various footage of Los Angeles while Lindsay Lohan‘s photoshoot with famed photographer Terry Richardson at West Hollywood’s Chateau Marmont is prominently highlighted throughout the piece. “Blue” appears on 2011′s Collapse Into Now, the fifteenth and final studio album from the alternative rock mainstay, and is now available via iTunes.