The upcoming Steve Jobs biopic penned by Aaron Sorkin has gone into production, with movie crews establishing at Steve Jobs’ youth residence in Los Altos in advance of filming that’s readied to happen on Friday afternoon.
CNET‘s Shara Tibken was on scene at your home Friday morning, enjoying as the movie’s production group finished transforming the garage area right into exactly what it might have resembled back in 1976, when Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak were dealing with the original Apple I computer systems.
The biopic, which is based on Walter Isaacson’s ideal selling Steve Jobs bio, is stated to cover three of Jobs’ essential item launches– the Macintosh computer in 1984, the NeXT computer system in 1988, and the launch of the iPod in 2001. Filming is beginning at Jobs’ youth home, yet later, movie workers are anticipated to move on to areas in San Jose and Berkeley.
Directed by Danny Boyle, renowned for Slumdog Millionaire, the biopic will certainly star Michael Fassbender as Steve Jobs and Seth Rogen as Steve Wozniak. Fassbender has actually had top-level duties in flick like 12 Years a Servant and Inglourious Basterds, but he is perhaps most famous in recent times for his function as Magneto in X-Men: First Course and X-Men: Days of Future Past. Rogen lately starred in The Interview and is likewise recognized for Next-door neighbors, Pineapple Express, Knocked Up, and This is the End. Though mainly known for his comical functions, Rogen has additionally had roles in more serious movies like 50/50 and Take This Waltz.
Kate Winslet, understood for Titanic and Divergent, will certainly view a leading women duty, and Jeff Daniels of The Newsroom will play previous Apple Chief Executive Officer John Sculley. Steve Jobs’ former girlfriend Chrisann Brennan will be played by Katherine Waterston, and Michael Stuhlbarg will certainly play very early Apple staff member Andy Hertzfeld.
A full gallery of images of early production on the Steve Jobs biopic in Los Altos can be found over at CNET.