Jesse Adam Eisenberg (born October 5, 1983 in Queens, NY) is an American actor who has earned critical acclaim in his career, but it wasn't until his role as Mark Zuckerberg in the blockbuster hit The Social Network that he reached both raving reviews and worldwide fame.
His filmography includes:
- Roger Dodger (2002)
- The Village (2004)
- Cursed (2005)
- The Squid and the Whale (2005)
- The Hunting Party (2007)
- The Education Of Charlie Banks (2007)
- The Living Wake (2007)
- Adventureland (2009)
- Zombieland (2009)
- The Social Network (2010)
- Holy Rollers (2010)
- Rio (2011) (voice)
- Rio 2 (2014)
- 30 Minutes or Less (2011)
- To Rome with Love (2012)
- Now You See Me (2013)
- The Double (2013)
- American Ultra (2015)
- DC Extended Universe (2016 — onward) as Lex Luthor:
- Celebrity Resemblance: Looks a bit like Michael Cera (if Cera had blue eyes and his voice wasn't that high), and they even play similar roles.
- Deadpan Snarker: Which has gotten him into trouble, multiple times.
- Ham and Cheese/Large Ham: It's clear Jesse's having a lot of fun portraying Lex Luthor in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.
- The Everyman/Unfazed Everyman: His trademark role.
- Older Than They Look: Is in his 30s, but still predominantly play teenagers.
- Playing Against Type: Nobody expected him to be playing Lex Luthor of all people.
- Socially-Awkward Hero: Has a habit of playing this role.
- Those Two Actors: With Kristen Stewart. They played lovers in Adventureland, American Ultra and Café Society.