Tag Archives: Jesse Eisenberg

Oscar Real: Best Actor in a Leading Role breakdown

2 days left! Can you feel the excitement? Over the past week, I’ve broken down the supporting players and the leading ladies- now its the time to see what the leading men have to offer. Recent winners in the Best Actor in a Leading Role category include Daniel Day-Lewis (There Will Be Blood), Sean Penn […]

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The Real Reel’s Official Oscar Ballot

The final ballots for the 83rd Academy Awards were due today, making this awards season a done deal. Yep, you heard right the  2010-2011 awards season campaign is officially a wrap, and now we must wait. Members of the Academy had strict orders to turn in their ballots by 5pm/PST today, or risk their vote […]

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Nominee Spotlight: Jesse Eisenberg

Stats Birthdate: October 5, 1983 Birthplace: New York City Big Screen Debut: Roger Dodger (2002) Oscar stats: First Time Nominee It’s hard to believe that  Jesse Eisenberg was ever once considered to be “the poor man’s Michael Cera”— anyone with half a brain and a general knowledge of Eisenberg films could see that this guy […]

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Vanity Fair’s Hollywood Issue has arrived

Vanity Fair’s coveted Hollywood Issue has never looked so good as stars like Anne Hathaway, Mila Kunis, Anthony Mackie, James Franco, Olivia Wilde and Jesse Eisenberg grace the cover.  The issue, which also features portraits of Oscar nominees Natalie Portman, Christian Bale and Annette Bening, hits newsstands on Feb. 8. Check out exclusive video from […]

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W Magazine: What movie makes the stars cry?

As reported yesterday W Magazine will celebrate award season with their inaugural movie issue at the end of this month. The spread features Rooney Mara as Lisbeth Salander plus the year’s 25 best performances. Along with  celebrating the best of 2010, Lynn Hirschberg sat down with a few actors  including Jesse Eisenberg, Natalie Portman, Annette […]

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Reel News

Looks like the whole gang is back together!!  The big news of the day is that Andy Serkis has  signed on to reprise his role as Gollum in The Hobbit.  It was also announced over the weekend that Elijah Wood will be appearing in the film as well.  As for Sir Ian McKellen, he’s likely […]

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17th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards nominations

Moments ago the nominations for the 17th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards were announced, and while Leonardo DiCaprio and the cast of Inception received zero love and Hilary Swank managed to sneak her way in, other performers like Annette Bening, Natalie Portman, Jesse Eisenberg, Christian Bale, Jeremy Renner and Mila Kunis– yes, Mila Kunis— became one step closer to […]

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NY Times: Fourteen Actors Acting

The New York Times has taken performance art to another level with this year’s Hollywood Issue. The theme aptly name ‘Fourteen Actors Acting: A Video Gallery of Classic Screen Types’  features Oscar nominee hopefuls James Franco, Natalie Portman, Lesley Manville, Robert Duvall, Jesse Eisenberg, Anthony Mackie, Michael Douglas and a few others. It’s an amazing […]

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National Board of Review loves The Social Network

The National Board of Review winner were announced this afternoon and like any start to an awards season, the surprises were plentiful. For starters, as predicted but not quite expected, The Social Network claimed the Best Picture, Best Director, Adapted Screenplay and Best actor prizes. Obviously, Jesse Eisenberg winning Best Actor was the unexpected. Other […]

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Review: The Social Network

In one of the first official reviews of The Social Network, Peter Travers (Rolling Stone) described the film as “the movie of the year that also brilliantly defines a decade.”  Truer words have never been spoken, and not only does The Social Network brilliantly define a decade, it goes even further by brilliantly defining a […]

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