Justin Timberlake Friends David Fincher for Facebook Movie

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Timberlake would play Sean Parker, the Napster co-founder who would become Facebook's founding president. Director David Fincher has also cast Jesse Eisenberg (Zombieland, The Squid and the Whale) as founder Mark Zuckerberg and Andrew Garfield (The Other Boleyn Girl) as co-founder Eduardo Saverin.

Production begins next month in Boston before it moves to Los Angeles.

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