Biography of Jesse EisenbergJesse Adam Eisenberg is a talented Hollywood actor of Polish-Ukrainian origin, who has already made his debut on Broadway, being a teenager. He has become famous after the premiere of the acclaimed movies Zombieland, The Social Network and Now You See Me. Moreover, Eisenberg is quite successful in drama - a few of his works have been performed at the largest theaters in New York City.
Childhood and Family of Jesse EisenbergJesse was born in 1983 in the suburb of New York City, Queens. His ancestors are Polish and Ukrainian Jews. His mother, Amy Eisenberg, worked as a clown-animator at children's parties, and his father, Barry Eisenberg, was an administrator at the hospital of his native city and after the birth of his son began to teach at the college.
At the age of 13, Jesse became a member of the teen pop band The Broadway Kids, and soon he and his bandmates were lucky enough to get to the big Broadway stage. Jesse was an understudy in the production of Summer and Smoke by Tennessee Williams. Being a member of the band, he almost did not sing (he sometimes acted as a backing vocalist) but enthusiastically played the drum kit and even attended the relevant class of the music school.
Acting Career of Jesse EisenbergIn 1999, Jesse Eisenberg starred in the teen series Get Real, where the young actress Anne Hathaway also debuted.
In the first year, Jesse succeeded in the disaster movie Lightning. The first success was immediately followed by another - in 2002, he starred in the black comedy Roger Dodger, playing the hapless teenager, unsuccessfully trying to attract the girl. For it, he won an award at the San Diego Film Festival for The Most Promising New Actor.