Jesse Eisenberg: In News Again With Zombieland

October 1st, 2009 - 8:16 pm ICT by GD  

By Gina Gomez
jesseOct 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The young and talented actor Jesse Eisenberg is back in the news recently because of his latest movie named “Zombieland,” and going by the looks of it, Eisenberg is having a good time battling not mere human beings in his new flick, but he has taken on the zombies as well.

The actor is gradually climbing up the popularity charts in the category of the “adorably funny geek male leads” and the usual “boy next door” kind of stereotype. What’s this young Hollywood actor Jesse Eisenberg doing most of the times when he is not beating the undead back in retreat to the other world? It seems he keeps wandering about his success in the movie industry, which reportedly surprises him as this talented actor has admitted saying that, “I’m so shocked every time I get into a movie”; it seems that he is surprised by his own success.

Recent updates about the actor has brought to light that he has been signed on the upcoming flick that has been tentatively titled “The Social Network,” where he is supposed to portray the character of the co-founder of the social networking site Facebook. Jesse Eisenberg is reported to have been signed on to play Mark Zuckerberg. More updates from the movie’s camp has given surge to a rumor about popstar and former N Sync member (Justin Timberlake) being another name to have been signed on for the venture.

Though Eisenberg’s role in the movie has been confirmed officially, there has been no validation made available regarding the news about Timberlake. According to the Variety, Timberlake is supposed to play the character of Napster co-founder Sean Parker, who later went on to become the founding president for Facebook. The plot of the movie is supposedly based on Ben Mezrich’s book titled “The Accidental Billionaires.”

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