|Born||Jesse Adam Eisenberg
October 5, 1983
Queens, New York City U.S.
Jesse Adam Eisenberg (born October 5, 1983 in Queens, New York) is an American actor. He is known for playing the roles of Walt Berkman in The Squid and the Whale, James Brennan in Adventureland, "Columbus" in Zombieland and Mark Zuckerberg in The Social Network. Eisenberg received an Academy Award nomination for The Social Network. Eisenberg noted in a interview that his family is Jewish and his name Eisenberg translated from German means: iron mountain or mountain of iron. He was nominated for the Orange Rising Star Award in 2010.
Personal life[change | change source]
Filmography[change | change source]
|2001||Lightning: Fire from the Sky||Eric Dobbs|
|2002||The Emperor's Club||Louis Masoudi|
|2005||The Squid and the Whale||Walt Berkman|
|2007||The Education of Charlie Banks||Charlie|
|2007||The Hunting Party||Benjamin Strauss|
|2007||One Day Like Rain||Mark|
|2007||The Living Wake||Mills Joaquin|
|2010||The Social Network||Mark Zuckerberg||Nominated—Academy Award for Best Actor
Nominated—BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role
Nominated—Empire Award for Best Actor
Nominated—Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama
Nominated—Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
Nominated—Teen Choice Award for Actor – Drama
|2010||Holy Rollers||Sam Gold|
|2010||Solitary Man||Daniel Cheston|
|2011||30 Minutes or Less||Nick Davis|
|2012||Why Stop Now||Eli|
|2012||To Rome with Love||Jack|
|2013||Now You See Me||Atlas|
|2013||Night Moves||Josh Stamos|
|2013||The Double||Simon / James||Abu Dhabi Film Festival for Best Actor|
|2015||The End of the Tour||David Lipsky|
|2015||American Ultra||Mike Howell|
|2016||Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice||Lex Luthor||Post-production|
|2016||Now You See Me: The Second Act||J. Daniel Atlas||Post-production|
References[change | change source]
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- J. Wells, "Jesse Eisenberg Admits He Doesn't Use Facebook", PopEater.com, 9/24/10. Retrieved 13th October 2012.
- "Jesse Eisenberg and Mia Wasikowska go public with their romance as they kiss publicly in Toronto - Daily Mail Online". Mail Online. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-2359576/Jesse-Eisenberg-Mia-Wasikowska-public-romance-kiss-publicly-Toronto.html. Retrieved 7 October 2014.
- "Mia Wasikowska on doppelgangers, dancing and developing survival instinct". The Independent. 30 March 2014. http://www.independent.co.uk/news/people/profiles/mia-wasikowska-on-doppelgangers-dancing-and-developing-survival-instinct-9217496.html. Retrieved 9 November 2014.
- Finke, Nikki (April 6, 2012). "Jesse Eisenberg Is Leaving ICM For CAA". Deadline. http://www.deadline.com/2012/04/jesse-eisenberg-is-leaving-icm-for-caa. Retrieved April 7, 2012.