YouTube stars are the digital hosts taking over the interwebs with their make-up tutorials and viral rants. They're the millennial talk shows that don't need a network, just a fanbase.

While James Franco's star is big enough to grant him a daytime slot on the small-screen, he's taken to Youtube with a new channel of his own. The actor is set to host his own YouTube show called Philosophy Time where he'll talk about the complexities of life with Eliot Michaelson. In the first episode, he's welcomed Professor Elizabeth Camp to speak about "the nature of metaphor." Take a look below.