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Justin Timberlake and Jesse Eisenberg: their 'Social Network' secrets

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social-network-jesse-jtImage Credit: Merrick MortonSo it didn’t break any box office records, but The Social Network‘s $23 million opening weekend is solid enough to keep the intelligent drama firmly in the awards hunt. In Part 3 of our 5-part cast interview, we focus on Justin Timberlake, who lets us in on a little secret to his performance as entrepreneur Sean Parker: He lost over 15 pounds for the role. Then, Jesse Eisenberg’s costars tell us how he is—and isn’t—like his big screen alter ego, Mark Zuckerberg. Click here to watch Parts 1 and 2.