Jesse Adam Eisenberg is an American Actor, playwright, and author born on October 5, 1983. He made his television debut with the comedy-drama series “Get Real”. In the comedy-drama film Roger Dodger he got his first leading role.
He is known for playing Mark Zuckerberg, founder of Facebook, in David Fincher’s “The Social Media”. For this movie, he got nominations for Golden Globe, BAFTA, and Academy Award. He has also portrayed the role of Lex Luthor in the Superhero film “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice”.
He struggled to fit within the social strata in school due to his anxiety disorder. That is why he began acting in plays at an early age. He started writing a play at the age of 16. Major studios optioned some of them.
He is an alumnus playwright of the Bloomington Playwrights Project and is linked with several charitable organizations. He is associated with Farm Sanctuary and often fosters animals in need.