According to new reports, George Clooney is the prized actor up for the role of Steve Jobs!
Two days after his unfortunate death, Sony nabbed the rights to Walter Isaacson's biography of the Apple genius.
And as we previously reported, the longtime friend of Steve's, Aaron Sorkin, is the "top contender" to turn the bio into a film!
We would like for both of these to be true. Thank youuu!
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In Walter Isaacson's new biography about Steve Jobs, a conversation between Steve and Rupert Murdoch is recounted in which the subject of Fox News came up.
Here's what Steve had to say about the news network:
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Take the job, Aaron! You KNOW Steve would approve!
We've just learned that Sony is moving forward with a Steve Jobs biopic based on Walter Isaacson's book…and Aaron Sorkin is the frontrunner to write the script!
No decisions have been made yet, but we have a feeling that Aaron will take on the project, as he should!
All you need to do is watch The Social Network to see that Aaron is more than capable of tackling this type of subject matter.
We'll look forward to hearing some confirmation on this soon!
What do U think? Is Aaron Sorkin the right guy to write the Steve Jobs movie???
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There was definitely more to this guy than meets the eye!
A new biography of Steve Jobs reveals some inneresting details about the former Apple CEO's eating habits that often included purges, fasts, or sometimes only eating one type of fruit (like apples) for weeks!
Diet for a Small Planet, a 1971 best-selling book that slammed the meat industry as a contributor to global food scarcity, inspired Jobs to swear of meat for good. Walter Isaacson, author of Steve Jobs, continues to explain in the biography:
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What a weird conversation that must have been.
In the new Steve Jobs biography, author Walter Isaacson reveals that Jobs was asked to give President Bill Clinton advice on that whole Monica Lewinsky situation.
Back in 1998, Clinton was accused of having an affair with the then-intern, which he denied for months.
During a "late-night phone conversation,"
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What a tough decision.
Walter Isaacson, the biographer with whom Steve Jobs trusted his life story with, was told by Jobs himself that he refused life-saving surgery on his pancreatic cancer.
Jobs instead tried alternative therapies, which he later regretted.
Talking about his upcoming book Steve Jobs, Isaacson says:
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We weren't expecting a small number, but that is astounding!
After his depressing death yesterday, Steve Jobs' authorized biography — Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson — saw a bit of a boost.
Sales went up
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