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5 Things You Don’t Know About ‘Side Effects’ Star Rooney Mara (PHOTOS)

Celebuzz | February 7, 2013 - 3:15 pm

“[She] has that innate quality. It’s called watchability.”

Steven Soderbergh is talking about Rooney Mara, the leading lady in his new thriller, Side Effects. And Hollywood has been watching the 27-year-old actress very closely, ever since she caught the town’s eye in David Fincher’s The Social Network. Mara went from the founder of Facebook’s ex-girlfriend to… More »

Which A-List Director Is Donning a ‘Suit & Tie’ For Justin Timberlake?

Phil Pirrello | February 1, 2013 - 4:15 pm

For his first album in seven years, Justin Timberlake is going big.

The singer-actor has already roped in Jay-Z to lend his talents on this spring’s The 20/20 Experience, and now he’s enlisted an Oscar-nominated director to come aboard.

David Fincher will helm the video for “Suit & Tie”, Experience’s first single, The Playlist reported on Friday.
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‘Social Network,’ ‘Glee’ Rule Golden Globes

Celebuzz | December 14, 2010 - 6:18 am

Facebook nerds, ballerinas and choir kids ruled the nominations for the 68th Annual Golden Globe Awards on Tuesday, as The Social Network and Black Swan emerged as leaders in the movie categories and Glee popped up all over the TV realm.
Both The Social Network (aka The Facebook Movie) and dancing drama Black SwanMore »

‘Social Network’ Nabs Two More Best Picture Awards

Celebuzz | December 13, 2010 - 12:55 pm

You know what’s cooler than winning multiple Best Picture awards? A billion dollars, but not much else.
On Sunday, the Los Angeles Film Critics Association named The Social Network its Best Picture of the Year, underscoring the National Board of Review’s high praise from earlier this month, and on Monday the New York Film CriticsMore »

‘Social Network’ Wins Big at National Board Awards

Celebuzz | December 2, 2010 - 4:44 pm

The National Board of Review began the 2010 awards season today by naming The Social Network the Best Film of 2010, its first accolade in what is sure to be a big one for the film. 27-year-old Jesse Eisenberg also picked up the Best Actor nod for the film along with Hollywood alums David FincherMore »

Justin Timberlake ‘In With a Shot’ For Oscar

| November 30, 2010 - 11:15 am

With Hollywood awards season creeping up on us, the New York Post reported earlier this week that Justin Timberlake was “mounting an aggressive campaign to land himself a Best Supporting Actor Oscar nomination for his role in The Social Network.

This news was surely met with a few scoffs from JT doubters, who,… More »

Sean Parker Dresses Up as Justin Timberlake

| November 1, 2010 - 1:38 pm

Justin Timberlake generated some serious buzz when he portrayed Napster founder Sean Parker in The Social Network and now the entrepreneur is repaying the favor by dressing up as the singer for Halloween.
Channelling Justin’s ‘N Sync heyday, Sean sported bleached blonde curls, a red leather jacket and jewelry that belongs in some sort… More »

Brenda Song Shows Off Disney Love (PHOTOS)

| October 14, 2010 - 11:31 am

Brenda Song looked like she was ready to rock out when she was spotted feeding her parking meter in Los Angeles on Wednesday.
The Disney cutie-turned-Social Network star sported a black mini t-shirt dress and black fringed vest. Brenda had an assortment of cell phone accessories dangling from her phone, including a red-and-white Minnie… More »

Brenda Song: From Disney to ‘The Social Network’

| October 12, 2010 - 1:20 pm

Disney star Brenda Song has come a long way since her sweet-as-pie tweener beginnings.
Disney Channel fans may remember Brenda from The Suite Life of Zack and Cody and Wendy Wu: Homecoming Warrior, but the talented 22-year-old was recently introduced to adult audiences as one of the few female leads in The Social Network. More »

Zach Galifianakis’ Awkward ‘Social Network’ (VIDEO)

| October 12, 2010 - 12:28 pm

Facebook biopic The Social Network might have dominated the box office two weekends running but, as the old show-biz mantra goes, you haven’t really made it until Zach Galifianakis decides to lampoon you.
The Hangover funnyman turns his satirical skills toward the cinematic adaptation of the Facebook story in a new Funny or DieMore »

Brenda Song’s Sexy ‘Nylon’ Shoot (PHOTOS)

| October 7, 2010 - 1:10 pm

Brenda Song is certainly leaving The Suite Life behind her. The 22-year-old Disney princess spreads her wings with a grown-up role in the hit Internet drama The Social Network, and as if to reinforce this break from her roots, she’s posed for a sexy photo-shoot for Nylon magazine.
In addition to the Pamela Littky-lensed… More »

‘The Social Network’ Premieres in Paris (PHOTOS)

| October 4, 2010 - 10:57 am

How do you say “Facebook” en francais?
Hunky Social Network stars Justin Timberlake, Andrew Garfield and Jesse Eisenberg were spotted getting their red carpet on in Paris, France this weekend. Hopefully the good news about The Social Network debuting at No. 1 at the box office this weekend reached the boys as they did… More »

Dakota Johnson’s Bloody Good Photo Shoot (VIDEO)

| October 1, 2010 - 2:31 pm

Dakota Johnson hits big screens across the nation today in the Jesse Eisenberg/Justin Timberlake Internet drama The Social Network, but the 21-year-old Texas-born actress recently took part in another screen appearance that’s even more gruesome than the cutthroat tale of Facebook’s origin.
Johnson is the latest subject to step in front of celebrity photographer… More »

Buzz Poll: Will You See ‘The Social Network’?

| October 1, 2010 - 10:57 am

The movie everyone’s talking about is finally upon us as The Social Network opens this weekend. Yes, “the Facebook movie.”
As if the hype machine behind it wasn’t enough, Network is a critical darling, landing a whopping 98% approval rating on Rotten Tomatoes. That makes it tied for the third-best reviewed movie of the… More »

Meet Andrew Garfield, ‘The Social Network’ Star

| October 1, 2010 - 7:40 am

Everyone is a-buzz over The Social Network, and the highly-anticipated film’s young stars are set to take over Hollywood. One of the film’s key actors, Andrew Garfield, has a particularly bright future ahead of him (along with some Oscar buzz), but little is known about the British import.
So, what’s to know about Andrew? More »

Justin Timberlake Doesn’t Do Facebook

| September 28, 2010 - 9:34 am

Just because he stars in a movie about Facebook doesn’t mean Justin Timberlake actually uses the insanely popular social networking site.
On the contrary, JT, who plays Napster co-creator and tech whiz Sean Parker in The Social Network, says he prefers privacy to poking and friending.
“I don’t have a lot of time… More »

Justin Timberlake at 2010 MTV Video Music Awards (PHOTOS)

| September 12, 2010 - 7:04 pm

Justin Timberlake strolled the white carpet at the 2010 MTV Video Music Awards on Sunday night not as a musician — but as an actor promoting the upcoming Facebook movie The Social Network, where he plays Napster co-founder Sean Parker.
Click though for more pics of JT looking tough – yet cool – in… More »

The ‘Social Network’ Trailer Is Here! (VIDEO)

Celebuzz | July 15, 2010 - 3:18 pm

The Social Network—the long-awaited cinematic epic chronicling the rise of Facebook founder Jesse Eisenberg—hits theaters on October 1, and to prepare everyone for the overwhelming greatness of it all, the studio has released the first full-length trailer for the film.
Suffice to say, it has everything. A heart-tugging cover of Radiohead’s “Creep.” Zombieland’s JesseMore »

Unknown Actor Andrew Garfield Is The New Spider-Man

| July 2, 2010 - 7:10 am

Sony Pictures has announced that they are casting a relatively unknown actor in the highly sought-after role of the young Spider Man.
Their pick? Andrew Garfield, a young British actor who has previously starred in The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassius and will be appearing in the upcoming Facebook movie, The Social Network.
Although… More »

Justin Timberlake Will Star In Facebook Movie

Celebuzz | September 4, 2009 - 6:00 pm

Justin Timberlake has caught the acting bug!
The pop star has just signed on to star in The Social Network, a film about the early days of Facebook and based on the book The Accidental Billionaire.
Timberlake will play Sean Parker, the entrepreneur who created Napster and became Facebook’s President when they incorporated… More »