Troubled Steve Jobs film begins filming eventually
Aaron Sorkin’s adaptation of Walter Isaacson’s Steve Jobs biography (aka the brand new one that does not star Ashton Kutcher) has been fraught with difficulties, however by the seems to be of it, filming has lastly begun. Final Friday, CNET caught a glimpse of the movie crew prepping the storage at Jobs’ previous house, which is understood for being Apple’s birthplace… even when Wozniak admitted that it was simply “a little bit of a fable.” The home is someplace in Los Altos and is only one of movie’s places round California, together with a number of spots in Silicon Valley, in fact. This adaptation went by means of the wringer since Sony snapped up the guide’s rights in 2011, as confirmed by the emails discovered among the many gigabytes of knowledge leaked by Sony Footage’ hackers late final yr.
These emails revealed that when unique lead star Christian Bale backed out, Sorkin needed Tom Cruise to play the half. He additionally protested that he did not even know Michael Fassbender when he was forged as Jobs as an alternative. The execs’ conversations confirmed how deeply troubled the venture was as an entire and why the film finally needed to be bought to Common. At this time limit, Fassbender’s nonetheless hooked up to the undertaking, with Danny Boyle (of Slumdog Millionaire fame) on the helm. Unique director David Fincher (Social Community) dropped out early final yr because of monetary and artistic disagreements with Sony.
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