Jesse Eisenberg has been ever more cautious. He is an actor and playwright, while growing up the thirty year old’s mother was an adult party clown and his father was a college professor and he has upped his guard about his personal life. While he has had roles in ‘The Social Network‘ and ‘Zombieland‘, he has noticed that his celebrity status has become more known in recent years as he reveals that he is still not comfortable with speaking about himself in interviews.
Asked whether it becomes easier talking to reporters, he said:
”No, it becomes increasingly harder because I try not to say anything personal about myself that I don’t want to say.
”But maybe if that gets out in an article then I forget it comes out, or it doesn’t occur to me it comes out, and I meet you and you reference it I think, ‘Oh goodness, this is what people think?’ It’s so strange.”
Eisenberg will be Lex Luther in new ‘Batman v Superman’ film also says online negative reactions he tends to ignore because he feels the most positive feedback comes from personal interactions. He added to ShortList magazine:
”Of course I don’t look for anything like that, because people are there to say mean things.
”If somebody wants to say something nice they’ll do it in person or forget about it. You learn very early on not to look. Unless you’re some kind of masochist.”