Funny or Die Releases 'iSteve' Featuring Justin Long as Steve Jobs


Funny or Die Releases 'iSteve' Featuring Justin Long as Steve Jobs


The parody biopic runs for more than one hour and tells about the life of the late Apple founder, Steve Jobs.

With two other biopics of Steve Jobs in the production, Funny or Die becomes the first to release the biopic of the Apple founder on Tuesday, April 16. The video, which features Justin Long who plays the titular character Jobs, becomes the first Funny or Die video which runs for more than one hour.

The video follows Jobs' parodied journey to establish a computer company, Apple. It shows how Jobs meets Apple's co-founder, Steve Wozniak (played by Jorge Garcia), and his relationship with Melinda Gates (played by Michaela Watkins).

The video is directed and written by a staff of Funny or Die, Ryan Perez. He admitted that he shot the film in five days, based on the script he wrote in three days using Steve Jobs' wikipedia page as the only source.

The fake biopic also stars James Urbaniak as Bill Gates. "iSteve" was scheduled to be released on Monday, April 15, but it got delayed following Boston Marathon bombings. The funny video can be found on Funny or Die website.

Sony Pictures is developing a biopic of Jobs based on Walter Isaacson's biography. The film which is written by Aaron Sorkin is in its early stages, with no official release date. Another Jobs biopic is titled "jOBS", which stars Ashton Kutcher. The film which premiered at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival back in January, was supposed to be released in U.S. theaters in April, but it got pushed back with no new release date set.



© AceShowbiz.com


MORE FROM NEWS

Leave a Comment

Required fields are marked with *

   

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Who Gets Kicked Out? Moving Trucks Spotted at Brangelina's House After Split Announcement
  2. Marion Cotillard Is Pregnant. Could Brad Pitt Be the Father?
  3. Brad Pitt Blindsided by Angelina Jolie's Divorce Filing, 'Furious' at His Ex
  4. Ashley Graham Poses Completely Naked for Grazia U.K.
  5. Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck Appear to Be Arguing After Having 'Intense' Conversation at a Party
  6. 'Spider-Man' Star Tom Holland Has a Secret Role in 'A Monster Calls'. Get the Details!
  7. Lady GaGa Reportedly Gives Bradley Cooper Unwanted Sexual Attention
  8. Keanu Reeves Tries to Keep Renee Zellweger's Son Out of Jail in First 'The Whole Truth' Trailer
  9. North West Serves as Flower Girl at a Wedding and Dances Adorably at the Party
  10. Exes Demi Lovato and Joe Jonas Trapped in Elevator for Four Hours. Was It Awkward?

CELEBS PHOTO