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How Chris Hughes and Facebook co-founders were cast in ‘Social Network’

Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes writes in his new op-ed for The Times that Facebook has become a “threat” to democracy. Wait, who is Chris Hughes? Until this week, the face of Facebook has always been hoodie-clad computer genius Mark Zuckerberg, whose story of rampant success and legal troubles was immortalized by actor Jesse Eisenberg in 2010 with David Fincher’s “The Social Network.” However, for those who don’t remember how the story begins in a dorm room at Harvard, there were actually five co-founders: Mark Zuckerberg, Chris Hughes, Eduardo Saverin, Dustin Moskovitz and Andrew McCollum — most of which had a role in the two-hour film. Mark Zuckerberg and Jesse EisenbergGetty ImagesHughes, played by actor and dire ...