Eisenberg is off to Zombieland

Jesse Eisenberg joins Harrelson in horror comedy.

Jesse Eisenberg (The Village, Rodger Dodger) is in final talks to join Woody Harrelson in horror comedy ‘Zombieland’

The film centres on a mismatched pair of survivors who find friendship and redemption in a world overrun by zombies.

Eisenberg is in negotiations to play Flagstaff, a terrified shut-in whose cowardice makes him an expert at surviving the zombies but who is forced out of his shell to join the band of survivors, which includes Harrelson

Ruben Fleischer is directing Zombieland off a script by the writing team Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick.