Steve Jobs Gets the Kutcher Treatment

    NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 20:  Actor Ashton Kutcher attends the Cinema Society with DKNY Jeans & DeLeon Tequila screening of "No Strings Attached" at the Tribeca Grand Hotel on January 20, 2011 in New York City.  (Photo by Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Ashton Kutcher

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    Steve Jobs was, after all, a bit of a punk. Two and a Half Men star Ashton Kutcher is set to portray the Apple founder in Jobs, an independent film about the life of the tech visionary. Kutcher, best known for his comedic roles and work on television shows like MTV’s Punk’d, has also dabbled in drama and bears an uncanny physical resemblance to the acid-dropping designer of the iPhone. It may be a race to the finish for 34-year-old Kutcher and his crew—Sony has also showed interest in putting Jobs’s life up on the big screen, buying the rights to Walter Isaacson’s biography last year.

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