“It was just confirmed that Michael Fassbender will be portraying Steve Jobs in a new biopic,” Ross McDonagh reports for The Daily Mail.

“And fans got a first glimpse of the Irishman on set of the film in a neighbouring town near San Francisco and the tech mecca of Silicon Valley,” McDonagh reports. “The 37-year-old looked to be fully embodying the Apple founder and innovator on Friday as he sported the shoulder length hair that Jobs wore during the 1980s.”

Michael Fassbeneder as Steve Jobs

Michael Fassbeneder as Steve Jobs

“The actor looked pensive as he donned the white shirt, high-waisted slacks, brown suede shoes and long haired look of the tech idol,” McDonagh reports. “The movie is being filmed in San Francisco and is directed by Danny Boyle, and co-stars Seth Rogen and Kate Winslet.”

More in the full article here.

[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader “Lynn Weiler” for the heads up.]

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