Thanks to MTV Movies Blog. One of the big movies I was pining to see at Sundance while my colleagues tromped around in Park City was “Holy Rollers.” The based-on-truth drama stars Jesse Eisenberg as a Hasidic Jew who is recruited into the world of drug smuggling when a neighbor enlists him as an ecstasy [...]
Jesse did an interview with Buzzine. There’s a certain inescapable Jewishness that some dramatic actors have, no matter the part. Perhaps the most famous case in point is Dustin Lee Hoffman, whose semitic looks and halting, seemingly nervous delivery was pitch-perfect at conveying a generation’s angst in The Graduate. While it’s unlikely any similarly semantic [...]
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Jesse did an interview with MovieLine recently. It’s purely accidental that Jesse Eisenberg should have three movies opening in theaters in the next 10 days. Still, it’s all the reminder you need that the 26-year-old New Yorker is as in demand as virtually any young actor in the business. Coming off 2009’s mainstream tandem of [...]
Last night’s “Holy Rollers” premiere at Sunshine Cinema brought together Q-Tip, Mary-Kate Olsen and lots of Israeli cameramen – figures you probably wouldn’t expect to see in the same sentence, let alone the same room. The movie, which features Jesse Eisenberg and Justin Bartha (Ashley Olsen’s beau), centers on Orthodox Jews who are recruited into [...]
6 photos of Jesse arriving at the premiere of “Holy Rollers” can now be found in the gallery. 006 x “Holy Rollers” New York Premiere – Outside Arrivals
We now have some great photos of Jesse and the cast and crew at the “Holy Rollers” New York Premiere After party. 12 photos have been added to the gallery 012 x “Holy Rollers” New York Premiere After Party
“Holy Rollers” had its Premiere in New York last night. 22 photos from the event are now in the gallery! 022 x “Holy Rollers” New York Premiere
The facebook chat with Jesse and Justin is set to start at 1:50pm EST today! You can either join the chat on facebook or on a page specially set up here on the site, following the link below. Join the chat!