Tag Archives: Sean Parker

Justin Timberlake was absent for ‘Social Network’ at Globes

HollywoodNews.com: Justin Timberlake was a part of the ‘Social Network’ success, but wasn’t able to support the film by attending the Golden Globes this year. The actor who played Napster founder Sean Parker in the film was apparently too busy working on another film, states UsMagazine.com. Timberlake was working on the[...]

Kim Kardashian — Is she really looking for love?

HollywoodNews.com: Is Kim Kardashian really looking for love? Or is this all a ploy for the cameras? Page Six caught her out on a date with Michael Copon (“One Tree Hill”) at Serendipity 3. The date was being shot for “Kourtney and Kim Take New York.” A source for the[...]

Justin Timberlake gets critique from Napster’s Sean Parker

HollywoodNews.com: Justin Timberlake has so far wowed fans with his ‘Social Network’ performance where he portrayed Napster founder Sean Parker, but what does the real-life character think? Parker had nothing but good things to say about Timberlake, but did want to clarify one thing: “It’s a great performance of a character[...]

Justin Timberlake on music piracy: ‘Would have done it in college’

HollywoodNews.com: Justin Timberlake knows where his “Social Network” alter ego Sean Parker is coming from. The musician shockingly admitted that he would illegally download music, if he wasn’t a musician. The way Timberlake sees it, it’s a very ‘college kid’ thing to do. In addition, the singer believes that the music[...]

‘Social Network’ more popular in cities than country, nabs No. 1 spot

HollywoodNews.com: Sony’s “The Social Network,” the David Fincher film about the founding of Facebook by web guru Mark Zuckerberg, earned $23 million at the weekend box office. The figure met Sony’s estimates; however, the industry had larger expectations of the film given its three month marketing campaign. Much had been[...]

Justin Timberlake’s amigos debate ‘Social Network’

HollywoodNews.com: Justin Timberlake’s friends broke out in a heated discussion after seeing “The Social Network.” In the film, Timberlake plays internet lothario-entrepreneur Sean Parker. “There was a screening in Los Angeles and my friends were very excited to see this film and I was excited that my own friends were excited to[...]

‘Social Network’ Winklevoss twins not offended by onscreen portrayal

HollywoodNews.com: At the Harvard Club party for “The Social Network” in New York City, the real-life Winklevoss twins, Cameron and Tyler, weren’t put off by their portrayal in the film. Played respectively by Armie Hammer and Josh Pence, the Winklevoss’ sued Mark Zuckerberg over his theft of their Facebook program. [...]

Justin Timberlake isn’t like his ‘Social Network’ character

HollywoodNews.com: Although Justin Timberlake plays Napster founder Sean Parker in ‘Social Network,’ don’t expect the singer and actor to have much in common with his film counterpart. Timberlake admits that he is “ridiculously stupid when it comes to social networking,” states E! News. And while he doesn’t have any Internet obsessions[...]

Justin Timberlake was intimidated by ‘Social Network’ role

HollywoodNews.com: Justin Timberlake has done a lot in his career, but the one thing that really freaked him out was taking on ‘The Social Network’ role of Napster creator Sean Parker. Timberlake admitted that the role “scared the s–t out of [him],” states UsMagazine.com. Luckily, he had director David Fincher to[...]

Review: David Fincher’s ‘Social Network’ falls short of masterpiece status, but is still pretty fantastic

By Todd Gilchrist HollywoodNews.com: There are few directors whom I admire and respect as much as David Fincher, or whose name inspires more automatic confidence in his movies’ quality. And yet, after watching his latest film, The Social Network, a chronicle of Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg, I felt the same way[...]