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Jesse Eisenberg Interview For Now You See Me

Jesse Eisenberg Says He Studied David Blaine and David Copperfield For His Now You See Me Role

Jesse Eisenberg stars in this week's Now You See Me as a smooth-talking illusionist in a troupe of magicians who use their skills to mysteriously rob banks. I sat down with the actor to talk about how he studied up for his role and which real-life magicians inspired him, who the funniest person in the cast is, and which tricks he learned — and can still do!

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