Even though he’s sporting thick-rimmed glasses nowadays, [lastfm]Justin Timberlake[/lastfm] is heading to Harvard today not for class, but to receive another award to add to his collection. Keep reading to find out what title he was given by the prestigious university.
JT was named Harvard’s Hasty Pudding Man of the Year, and will receive the award at a roast scheduled for today. He was selected by Hasty Pudding Theatricals, the oldest undergraduate drama troupe, for being “one of pop culture’s most influential entertainers.”
This isn’t JT’s first time stepping foot on Harvard’s grounds, he’s one of the stars in the upcoming film “The Social Network,” about the founders of Facebook, which is set in Harvard. JT is playing Sean Parker alongside ”Zombieland” actor Jesse Eisenberg, who is playing Mark Zuckerberg.
Check out a movie still from David Fincher’s “The Social Network” below: