Leonardo DiCaprio may portray Steve Jobs in Biopic

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Apr 222014
 

We reported a while back that David Fincher and Christian Bale may work on a a new Steve Jobs movie, but that may no longer be the case. According to a report from The Hollywood Reporter, Sony is reportedly in talks with director Danny Boyle to direct the upcoming Steve Jobs movie based on the Walter Isaacson biography and Leonardo DiCaprio may portray Steve Jobs in the film. Continue reading »

Working title for independent Steve Jobs film is ‘Jobs: Get Inspired’.

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Apr 162012
 

Film’s producer Mark Hulme of Five Star Institute spoke to Neowin about the film.

Joshua Michael Stern is known for directing the comedy Swing Vote. Why was he picked to direct Jobs?
We wanted a director who could not only buy into and execute our vision for the film but could also work within our framework as an independent film company. After several meetings with Josh we were confident we had found both a brilliant and collaborative director. As an experienced writer and director Josh has a masterful understanding of the process of film making. Continue reading »

Ashton Kutcher Believes the Role of Steve Jobs Was ‘Meant for Him’

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Apr 042012
 

Kutcher is pouring himself into the role of Steve Jobs before filming of the movie entitled, ‘Jobs’, begins next month. He’s letting his hair grow out. I understand he’s canceled all meetings and actually canceled all other projects,” said producer Mark Hulme, whose newly formed Five Star Feature Films is the sole investor behind ‘Jobs’. “He believes the role was meant for him.” Continue reading »