More Jesse Eisenberg Bios & Profiles
Biography #2 (for Roger Dodger)Jesse Eisenberg will be seen in the Universal Pictures film The Emperor's Club, with Kevin Kline, due out in fall 2002.
Jesse began his acting career in musical theater. He performed in numerous Broadway and off-Broadway productions including Summer and Smoke (Roundabout Theater), A Christmas Carol (MSG), The Gathering (Jewish Rep) and Dream True (Vineyard). Jesse also appeared in the pre-Broadway productions of King David and The Adventures of Tom Sawyer.
For television Eisenberg was a series regular on the FOX-TV series Get Real. Eisenberg received the NYU Dean's Craft Award for best lead actor in a short film for his performance in Dogboy.
Eisenberg recently made his directing debut at the Riant Theater off-Broadway, directing the play Apple for the Strawberry Festival. As a writer, Eisenberg has completed two screenplays and is currently at work on his third.
Bio courtesy Artisan Entertainment for "Roger Dodger" (26-Oct-2002)