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Steve Jobs, the film: two movie studios seek the definitive portrayal

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If you thought the made-for-TV movie Pirates of Silicon Valley was the last word on Steve Jobs' life, think again: Hollywood is producing two distinct new movies about the Apple co-founder's rise to world renown. Sony acquired the rights to Walter Issacson's authorized biography of Jobs, and obtained the talent of screenwriter Aaron Sorkin and the advice of Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak to craft its film, while Five Star Features has Ashton Kutcher portraying Jobs and will be filming portions in the original Apple garage. We'll bring you more details here as they're revealed.