Earlier this week, we posted the first poster for David Fincher’s The Social Network and today the official teaser trailer has been released. The film stars Jesse Eisenberg, Andrew Garfield, Justin Timberlake, Joe Mazzello, and Rashida Jones. It will debut in theaters this fall just in time for the new school year and we’re sure it will catch the attention of high school and college kids everywhere. Check out the trailer…
The Social Network is based on the book, The Accidental Billionaires: The Founding of Facebook, a Tale of Sex, Money, Genius and Betrayal, which tells the story behind the controversial birth of the website. Eisenberg and Garfield play Facebook co-founders Mark Zuckerberg and Eduardo Saverin, while Timberlake stars as Sean Parker, the co-founder of Napster and the founding president of the site. The film’s screenplay was written by award-winning writer Aaron Sorkin.
You can really tell that Fincher had a hand in this film because it’s dripping with melodrama. The whole voice-over-text thing has been used to death but somehow he makes it work.
The Social Network is scheduled to hit theaters on October 1, 2010.
What do you think of the teaser trailer for The Social Network?