David Fincher may be updating his status on social networking in the near future. According to Entertainment Weekly, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button director David Fincher is in early discussions to direct Aaron Sorkin's untitled Facebook film.

The site is reporting that Sony holds Fincher in high regard and want him on board to direct the film, which Aaron Sorkin is scripting. The film will center on the Harvard dorm where Mark Zuckerberg and his roommates created the immensely-popular social-networking website.

It was said that producers Scott Rudin, Mike DeLuca and Kevin Spacey are aiming to start production in early 2010. We'll certainly keep you posted on any updates regarding this new untitled film.