Set backstage at three iconic product launches and ending in 1998 with the unveiling of the iMac, Steve Jobs takes us behind the scenes of the digital revolution to paint an intimate portrait of the brilliant man at its epicenter.
Steve Jobs is directed by Academy Award® winner Danny Boyle and written by Academy Award® winner Aaron Sorkin, working from Walter Isaacson’s best-selling biography of the Apple founder. The producers are Mark Gordon, Guymon Casady of Film 360, Scott Rudin and Academy Award® winner Christian Colson.
Michael Fassbender plays Steve Jobs, the pioneering founder of Apple, with Academy Award®-winning actress Kate Winslet starring as Joanna Hoffman, former marketing chief of Macintosh. Steve Wozniak, who co-founded Apple, is played by Seth Rogen, and Jeff Daniels stars as former Apple CEO John Sculley. The film also stars Katherine Waterston as Chrisann Brennan, Jobs’ ex-girlfriend, and Michael Stuhlbarg as Andy Hertzfeld, one of the original members of the Apple Macintosh development team.
"Creative entrepreneur whose passion for perfection and ferocious drive revolutionized six industries: personal computers, animated movies, music, phones, tablet computing, and digital publishing."
- Michael Fassbender as Steve Jobs, co-founder of Apple Inc.
- Kate Winslet as Joanna Hoffman, a member of the original Mac team and the NeXT team.
- Seth Rogen as Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple Inc. and creator of the Apple I and Apple II.
- Jeff Daniels as John Sculley, the CEO of Apple from 1983 to 1993 and the former president of Pepsi-Cola.
- Katherine Waterston as Chrisann Brennan, Lisa's mother (Jobs's high school girlfriend and an early employee of Apple).
- Michael Stuhlbarg as Andy Hertzfeld, a member of the original Mac team.
- Perla Haney-Jardine, Ripley Sobo, and Makenzie Moss as Lisa Brennan-Jobs (at different ages), Jobs's first child and Chrisann's daughter.
- Sarah Snook as Andrea "Andy" Cunningham, an entrepreneur and collaborator with Jobs for several product launches at Apple.
- Adam Shapiro as Avie Tevanian, former Senior V.P. of Software Engineering at Apple from 1997 to 2003.
- John Ortiz as Joel Pforzheimer, a journalist for GQ that interviews Jobs throughout the film.