At the DLD Conference in Munich, Napster founder Sean Parker (portrayed by Justin TImberlake) lashed out at the movie The Social Network and the way it portrayed him and his relationships.
He called the movie a "complete work of fiction," but admits he admires the production value and says it's a good film, just not true.
He particularly dislikes the way he apparently treated Eduardo Saverin,
“The part of the movie that frustrated me is actually the scene at the end where the character played by Justin Timberlake — who happens to have my name — basically writes a check to Eduardo – who I’m also, I consider Eduardo a friend of mine, and I’m one of the few people at Facebook who still interacts with Eduardo – and throws it in his face and has security escort him out of the building. And I mean, that’s just rude. This guy in the movie is a morally reprehensible human being.”
The Social Network is getting a lot of Oscar buzz in the weeks leading up to the nominations announcement and ceremony.
Considering the book was mostly based on a book Saverin himself helped write, do you believe him?