That didn’t take long. Barely two days after Steve Jobs succumbed to pancreatic cancer, Sony Pictures is reportedly planning a biopic of the visionary tech mogul. THR reports that the studio has entered into negotiations to purchase the screen rights to Walter Isaacson’s forthcoming Jobs autobiography Steve Jobs, which is due to hit bookstores on October 24. Mark Gordon (Source Code, 2012) is in talks to produce the adaptation.
Source: The Hollywood Reporter
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