Michael Fassbender To Play The Role Of Steve Jobs

Posted: Nov 5 2014, 12:44pm CST | by , in News | Latest Movie News


Michael Fassbender to Play the Role of Steve Jobs
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Michael Fassbender is having talks for trying to play the role of Steve Jobs in a biopic.

There is huge news of a new biopic that will be made on life of Steve Jobs. This technology genius will be given a huge tribute in the upcoming biopic. Previously it was said that Christian Bale will be playing Steve’s character. It was said that “Batman” star was the perfect choice for this role. However this 40-year-old actor has refused this offer.

He refused it by saying that this role was not meant for him and somebody else should play it. After that it was seen that there were many promising stars who wanted to have this role in their pocket.

Leonardo Dicaprio was approached by the production company of this biopic but he refused as well. Recently it was seen that Michael Fassbender showed an enormous interest in playing this role.

“X-Men” fame star who has played the role of ”Magneto” in movie is trying to have his hands on this role. This role will surely be a competent one and will be an extraordinary one to play. Michael Fassbender is all set to perform it on big screen. Rumors are that he has contacted the producers in order to have the role after Bale refused it.

This biopic will be produced by Sony. It is said that Sony wants to find the replacement quickly so that the movie can start. All the things are ready and all the preparations have been made. As soon as the main lead actor will be finalized, the filming of this movie will start.

Michael Fassbender has already played the roles that involves high tech environment. In the movie X-Men he has played the role of Magneto and has worked in same Wiz-tech type of scenario. This biopic will be directed by Danny Boyle. Recent news is that the production house is looking for the female lead actress as well. 

It is not the first movies that will be filmed about the life of Steve Jobs. Another movie was released in 2013 which was a biographical about Jobs. The role of Jobs was played by 36-year-old Ashton Kutcher. He did a remarkable job in this movie.

He played his role to perfection and was praised by many in Hollywood. However, this movie was not able to do a good business on box-office. This movie revolved around the times of 1970s to the launch of iPod in year 2001. The critics said that this movie lacked subtle details of Steve’s life.

Nevertheless the current movie that is yet to start will focus more on three famous speeches that were given by Jobs. Jobs were famous for his technology but he also got fame for being an excellent speaker.

He died of pancreatic cancer in year 2011. His work has certainly opened new horizons in the world of telecommunication. It is the time that tribute must be paid to this great technology king through a biopic. 

Sources: DailyMail , Guardian

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