STARmeter
Top 5000
Down 430 this week

Jesse Eisenberg


Jesse was born in Queens, New York, and raised in New Jersey. His mother, Amy (Fishman), is a professional clown, performing at children's birthday parties. His father, Barry Eisenberg, ran a hospital before moving on to become a college professor. He has two sisters. He attended East Brunswick High School, but he didn't really enjoy school. From ... See full bio »
More at IMDbPro » Contact Info on IMDbPro Contact Info: View agent, publicist and legal
Add or change photos on IMDbPro Represent Jesse Eisenberg? Add or change photos

Editors' Spotlight

Alpha House Premieres Today

All ten episodes of the second season of "Alpha House" are available starting today. Watch them now, only on Prime Instant Video.


Watch on TV

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 22 people
created 27 Mar 2011
 
a list of 30 images
created 22 Jan 2012
 
a list of 22 people
created 19 Feb 2012
 
a list of 35 people
created 06 Jul 2013
 
a list of 28 people
created 11 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Jesse Eisenberg.

User Polls

Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 18 wins & 42 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Actor (36 credits)
 2014 Rio 2
Blu (voice)
 2014 Modern Family (TV Series)
Asher
- Under Pressure (2014) ... Asher
 2013 Night Moves
Josh
 2012 The Newsroom (TV Series)
Eric Neal
- We Just Decided To (2012) ... Eric Neal (voice, uncredited)
 2012 Free Samples
Tex
 2011 Rio
Blu (voice)
 2010 Camp Hell
Daniel
 2009 Some Boys Don't Leave (Short)
The Boy
 2007 One Day Like Rain
Mark
 2007 The Living Wake
Mills
 2005 Cursed
Jimmy
 2004 The Village
Jamison
 2002 The Emperor's Club
Louis Masoudi
 2002 Roger Dodger
Nick
 2001 Lightning: Fire from the Sky (TV Movie)
Eric Dobbs
 1999-2000 Get Real (TV Series)
Kenny Green
- Support (2000) ... Kenny Green
- Guilt (2000) ... Kenny Green
- The Distance (2000) ... Kenny Green
- Saved (2000) ... Kenny Green
Show Show Soundtrack (3 credits)
Show Show Thanks (1 credit)
Show Show Self (49 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (4 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Dogboy (short film) played Dogboy See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 1 Article | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Jesse Adam Eisenberg

Height:

5' 7½" (1.71 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

This [The Social Network (2010)] was not the sort of script you improvise on. With Aaron Sorkin, it's immediately clear what the rhythm of the scene is. It's similar to reading Shakespeare. In fact, it's a lot like great theater. I looked at some of the lengthier scenes as if I was doing a play. You find the story arc of the scene, discover different moments, build upon them to make it as rich as... See more »

Trivia:

Working on Free Samples (2012) with Jess Weixler and Madison Leisle See more »

Trademark:

Often plays neurotic characters See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Casting Eisenberg, the smartest Zack Snyder's move joy_8704
American Ultra joy_8704
4 movies scheduled. Has Jesse space for Now You See Me 2 too? ml-radice
Eisenberg as Luthor: Interesting reflection of the world today HankF89
Jesse is filming in Michigan. Which movie? ml-radice
Mia Wasikowska joy_8704
Discuss Jesse Eisenberg on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page