Ashton Kutcher has been hard at work taking over in the absence of Charlie Sheen on the CBS sitcom Two and a Half Men. Now, new reports reveal, that the 34-year-old has another “job” to tend to as he is set to portray the late Apple mastermind Steve Jobs in a biopic.
According to Variety, Ashton will play the role of Steve in the upcoming flick Jobs, detailing the earlier years in his life up to becoming the co-founder and CEO of the mega technology company.
Joshua Michael Stern is confirmed to direct the film about the San Francisco born inventor, which will be adapted from a script written by Matt Whiteley.
Steve Jobs passed away last year on Oct. 5 at the age of 56, after struggling with complications from a metastatic pancreatic tumor.