It seems the prospect of being Steve Jobs is a daunting one. The role has already left several big stars with cold feet and Christian Bale became the latest heavyweight actor to pull out this week.
Sony have moved quickly to find a replacement and are believed to be in talks with Michael Fassbender. The prospect of seeing the mesmerising Irishman in the Danny Boyle-directed, Aaron Sorkin-scripted movie is a promising one.
Leonardo DiCaprio had been another name linked with the role but he eventually passed to do whatever Leonardo DiCaprio does in his spare time – something involving a private island and super models, no doubt.
There is of course one man that has dared to take on the role of the Apple founder before and that brave soul was Mr. Aston Kutcher. But the less said about that, the better.