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Oops: NBC Confuses Social Network Actor Jesse Eisenberg With Real Mark Zuckerberg At Olympics

NBC Confuses Social Network Actor Jesse Eisenberg For Mark Zuckerberg

NBC got a bit mixed up during its Olympics coverage of the the U.S.A.-Spain gold medal basketball game. Upon seeing actor Jesse Eisenberg in the audience, a broadcaster mixed him up with Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg…whom Eisenberg portrayed in The Social Network.

When the shot cut to Eisenberg, the broadcaster made a comment about putting a picture on Facebook, going on to remark that “every executive of note, it seems, worldwide” has been attending the Games. Whoops.

Take a look at the confusion below:

(H/T Deadspin)

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