Jesse Eisenberg is a playwright and actor, was most recently seen on-stage starring alongside Vanessa Redgrave in his play, “The Revisionist,” for which he was nominated for a Drama League Award. In 2011 he wrote and starred in the play “Asuncion” at the Cherry Lane Theatre (Drama League Nomination).
Films include The Social Network (Academy Award nomination), Now You See Me, Zombieland, Adventureland (BAFTA nomination), The Squid and the Whale (Independent Spirit Nomination) and Roger Dodger.
Upcoming films include The Double, The End of the Tour, American Ultra and Warner Bros. Untitled Superman-Batman film in the role of Lex Luthor.
He is a frequent contributor to The New Yorker and McSweeney’s, where he writes the column Bream Gives Me Hiccups and his humor essays have appeared in The New York Times and Harper’s.