It's social networking time for Grammy award winning popstar Justin Timberlake, who is set to portray the founder of popular website Facebook in a new movie.
The SexyBack hitmaker will play the role of Facebook founding president Sean Parker in the film, Variety reported.
The film titled The Social Network will be directed by David Fincher and is based on the script by Aaron Sorkin. The film also stars Jesse Eisenberg and actor Andrew Garfield and is expected to go on the floor in Boston, Massachusetts next month.
The film will focus on the rising popularity and success of Facebook, which was created in 2004. It currently has more than 300 million members worldwide.