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Sony drops Steve Jobs biopic: report

Sony dropped the high profile film based on Walter Isaacson's biography of the late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs, according to a report.

Benedict Cumberbatch Time’s Cover Boy

Today's Oscar coup goes to The Weinstein Company, which got Imitation Game's Benedict Cumberbatch on the cover of a Time Magazine article on genius. Walter Isaacson, whose Steven Jobs bio is the basis for the Aaron Sorkin scripted film...Show More Summary

Sony drops out of Steve Jobs movie, Universal rumored to take over

In a surprising turn of events, Sony is reportedly no longer attached to the upcoming Steve Jobs movie penned by Oscar winner Aaron Sorkin and based on Walter Isaacson's biography.

Aaron Sorkin Adapting Underground Poker Memoir ‘Molly’s Game’

Aaron Sorkin recently said he was done writing for television, but his feature film writing career isn’t going anywhere. Danny Boyle is prepping to shoot Sorkin’s script about Steve Jobs, based on the biography by Walter Isaacson. And now Sorkin is set to adapt another true-life story to the screen. Show More Summary

I'm Walter Isaacson and This Is How I Work

Walter Isaacson has made a career as a thorough biographer of exceptional people, like Steve Jobs, Albert Einstein, and Benjamin Franklin. Of course, Walter is quite exceptional himself, in that writing books isn't even his day job. Read more...

About Tonight: November 4, 2014

Tonight: A chef battle, Walter Isaacson, beer and more. [ more › ]

Christian Bale Turns Down Steve Jobs Movie Role

It was only recently that we heard about Christian Bale possibly playing Steve Jobs  in the movie based on Walter Isaacson’s authorized biography of the late Apple honcho. Alas, things are not meant to be. Source The Hollywood Reporter...Show More Summary

Report: Christian Bale Exits Steve Jobs Biopic

Christian Bale has exited the Steve Jobs biopic, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Bale was set to play the late Jobs in the adaptation of Walter Isaacson's 2011 biography of the Apple co-founder. Oscar winner Danny Boyle will direct and Aaron Sorkin will pen the script. Show More Summary

Seth Rogen to Play Steve Wozniak in Steve Jobs Biopic

Seth Rogen will star as Steve Wozniak in Sony's Steve Jobs biopic, Variety reports. The upcoming film, which will star Christian Bale as the late Jobs, is based on Walter Isaacson's 2011 biography of the Apple co-founder. Oscar winner Danny Boyle will direct and Aaron Sorkin will pen the script. Read More > Other Links From Christian Bale Seth Rogen Steve Wozniak

Seth Rogen set to join Christian Bale in Jobs biopic as Steve Wozniak

Seth Rogen is set to be Christian Bale's "Robin" in a new biopic about late Apple co-founder Steve Job's life that's based on Walter Isaacson's biography. According to a report on Variety, Rogen is set to star as Steve Wozniak alongside the Batman star in the movie that will be directed by Danny Boyle and written by Aaron Sorkin. Show More Summary

Seth Rogen to Play Steve Wozniak Opposite Christian Bale's Steve Jobs

Seth Rogen is, according to Variety, set to play Apple Computer co-founder Steve Wozniak opposite Christian Bale's Steve Jobs in the upcoming Danny Boyle-helmed biopic based on Walter Isaacson's biography of Jobs, officially described as follows:

How an FCC rule change could deliver the Apple TV you’ve been dreaming of

A potential change in FCC legislature could have massive implications when it comes to bringing about the kind of Apple television set Steve Jobs once told biographer Walter Isaacson about. What FCC chairman Tom Wheeler proposes is a revision of … Read more ›

A Stellar New Fantasy Novel and 4 Other Books We’re Reading This Month

This month, we’re balancing some quick reads---a Jonathan Franzen-blessed debut and a slim companion volume from one of our favorite new(-ish) fantasy writers---with Walter Isaacson’s latest blockbuster on the history of technological innovation, along with a few other selections. Show More Summary

Walter Isaacson: "Steve Jobs' favorite product was the Apple Team"

In a new interview with Big Think, Walter Isaacson, author of The Innovators: How a group of Inventors. Hackers, Geniuses, and Geeks, Created the Digital Revolution, explains what Steve Jobs told him product he was most proud of being a part of. The...

Christian Bale confirmed to play Steve Jobs in upcoming biopic, to start shooting soon

In a Bloomberg Television interview with Emily Chang, Oscar winning screenwriter Aaron Sorkin confirmed Christian Bale will play Apple cofounder Steve Jobs in a forthcoming feature film based on Walter Isaacson's biography of the late tech guru.

No Love for Lovelace: A Closer Read of Walter Isaacson's Innovators

4 weeks agoTechnology : Valleywag

I'm glad Walter Isaacson is getting such an outpouring of love from reviewers and talk-show hosts for including Ada Lovelace in The Innovators, his new history of the digital revolution. 1 Thanks to Isaacson, Lovelace is finally receiving...Show More Summary

Christian Bale will be just the latest actor to play Steve Jobs

4 weeks agoArts : Arts Post

Christian Bale as Steve Jobs? Sure, we can see it. That’s the casting plan for the forthcoming big-screen adaption of the Walter Isaacson biography of the late Apple founder, screenwriter Aaron Sorkin confirmed on Bloomberg Television. “We needed the best actor on the board in a certain age range and that’s Chris Bale,” he said. […]

Christian Bale Hired for Steve Jobs Role in Sorkin Biopic Without Auditioning

Screenwriter Aaron Sorkin has confirmed in a Bloomberg interview that actor Christian Bale will indeed star as Steve Jobs in Sorkin's upcoming biopic based on Walter Isaacson's 2011 biography of the Apple co-founder. Bale, who was said...Show More Summary

It's Official: Christian Bale Will Play Steve Jobs in a New Biopic

Last week, word surfaced that Christian Bale was in talks to play Steve Jobs, and now, he's been confirmed for the role. Bale will portray the late Apple cofounder in an upcoming movie based on Walter Isaacson's 2011 biography, Steve Jobs. Show More Summary

Christian Bale Confirmed to Play Steve Jobs in Biopic

It's official: Christian Bale will play the late Apple Computer co-founder Steve Jobs in a biopic based on Walter Isaacson's biography from director Danny Boyle, as confirmed by screenwriter Aaron Sorkin via Bloomberg.

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