On the role of Steve Jobs in the biopic claim Christian Bale and Ben Affleck




The star of “Titanic” Leonardo DiCaprio refused to play Apple founder Steve Jobs in the upcoming biopic, which takes Danny Boyle. It is reported that the actor held talks with studio Sony Pictures about his participation in the film project, but later withdrew his candidacy. Instead DiCaprio for the role of the legendary inventor of iPhone are tried other Hollywood stars.


It was assumed that DiCaprio will start to work after it has finished filming Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu “returnee”. But, as sources said, at the end of filming movies Leonardo plans to take a longer break.

Now that DiCaprio dropped out of the project before the studio once again faced with a choice: to whom to offer the vacant role. Among the possible candidates – Starring Christian Bale, Matt Damon, Ben Affleck and Bradley Cooper (though part Affleck, though, it is unlikely, given that he had just agreed to a role in the thriller “Accountant» (The Accountant).

The scenario is a film about Jobs lay the book Walter Isaacson, assigned to the film company Sony Pictures has acquired three years ago. Script for the film about the founder of Apple writes winner of the “Oscar” Aaron Sorkin.


Tape Danny Boyle will be the second painting of Steve Jobs. Previous film about him with Ashton Kutcher in the lead role was released in 2013. Tape “Jobs: The temptation” was pretty cool received by critics and achieved great success in theaters.

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