04/17/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Jesse Eisenberg To Play Allen Ginsberg

Jesse Eisenberg will play poet Allen Ginsberg in "Kill Your Darlings," an ensembler about the murder that helped spawn the Beat Generation.

Chris Evans and Ben Whishaw will also star in the pic, which is helmed by tyro John Krokidas, who penned the script with his onetime Yale roommate Austin Bunn.

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