Noah Wyle: ‘Give my eyeteeth’ to play Jobs again
With the news that the movie rights to Walter Isaacson’s Steve Jobs have been sold to Sony, talk has inevitably turned to who will play the role. Given his previous well regarded turn as the Apple cofounder in Pirates of the Silicon Valley, Noah Wyle’s name quite naturally came up and a reporter recently put the question directly to him:
Are you kidding? I would give my eye teeth, in the heartbeat, of a New York minute. There are certain roles you wish you could tackle over and over again. That’s one for me — Fortune
Further, Fortune culled the interwebs for peoples’ shortlists of the actors they think should play Jobs in the movie adaptation of Walter Isaacson’s Steve Jobs biography: Jeremy Irons, Christian Bale, Johnny Depp, Ashton Kutcher, George Clooney, Casey Affleck, Stanley Tucci, Kevin Spacey, Keanu Reeves, Adrian Brody, Crispin Glover, Neil Patrick Harris, Hank Azaria, Colin Hanks, Bryan Cranston, Ty Burrell, Andy Samberg, Penn Badgley, James McAvoy, Luke Wilson, Chuck Norris and, of course, Noah Wyle.
Who do you think should play Jobs?
via 9 to 5 Mac