The Social NetworkDavid Fincher's 'The Social Network' will officially open the 48th New York Film Festival on Sept. 24, the Film Society of Lincoln Center announced today. The film, which was penned by Aaron Sorkin ('The West Wing'), chronicles the rise of the popular social media site Facebook. Jesse Eisenberg stars as Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg. Check out the new 'Social Network' teaser trailer here. [NY Times] The Social NetworkDavid Fincher's 'The Social Network' will officially open the 48th New York Film Festival on Sept. 24, the Film Society of Lincoln Center announced today. The film, which was penned by Aaron Sorkin ('The West Wing'), chronicles the rise of the popular social media site Facebook. Jesse Eisenberg stars as Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg. Check out the new 'Social Network' teaser trailer here. [NY Times]

Barry LevinsonOscar-winning director Barry Levinson is set to direct 'Brother Jack,' a new biopic based on the life of human rights activist Jack Healey. The screenplay, from Harley Peyton, is currently being written by Kelly Masterson ('Before the Devil Knows You're Dead'). Earlier today, Levinson received an Emmy nomination for directing the HBO biopic 'You Don't Know Jack,' about Dr. Jack Kevorkian. [Hollywood Insider]

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