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Video: Mark Zuckerberg on SNL – “I invented poking”

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If you have not seen The Social Network, here’s what you need to know. It’s about the origins of Facebook and Mark Zuckerberg is portrayed by Jesse Eisenberg. OK, now that you’re up to speed, can you imagine Jesse meeting the real Mark Zuckerberg? Well, you don’t have to, as he made an appearance on Saturday Night Live during the weekend. Excuse the corn. Video is after the jump.

“The Social Network” tops US box office, gets rave reviews

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Despite lower-than-expected box office takings in the United States, The Social Network has managed to top the box office list for the weekend, pulling $23 million in its opening weekend (it was expected to pull $25 million, based on the number of people on Facebook). However, as newspaper USA Today pointed out, its fortunes may improve as the target audience for the film – young adults who are web savvy […]

Teaser for “The Social Network” film released

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Columbia Pictures has released the very first teaser trailer for the upcoming film about the popular social-networking website, Facebook, that is being written by Aaron Sorkin, of The West Wing and Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip fame. Titled “The Social Network” – though many have referred it as the Facebook Movie – it depicts the founding of Facebook and the conflict between ConnectU founders Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss and […]

‘The Social Network’ film now has a poster

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Revealed yesterday, the film The Social Network (or the Facebook movie) revealed its official poster. The poster is just a face shot of Mark Zuckerberg, played by Jesse Eisenberg, with the tag line “You don’t get to 500 million friends without making a few enemies”. The movie, which recounts Zuckerberg’s founding of the popular social networking site, is based on The Accidential Billionaires by Ben Merzrich, and has been adapted […]