4 Reasons Why Ashton Kutcher Is the Perfect Pick to Play Steve Jobs





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Published on Apr 2, 2012

Ashton Kutcher has signed on to play Steve Jobs. Hey there, I'm Karli Bulnes. Why he's the perfect pick to take on the tech guru in today's PopSugar Rush.

Variety reports that Ashton Kutcher is set to star in an independent film called "Jobs" about Steve Jobs. PopSugar Editor Lauren Turner here to explain four reasons why Mr. Kutcher is a good choice to play the hippie turned tech guru.

"I was an early adopter of this thing called Twitter."

1. Early Adopters

—Both Ashton and Steve are early adopters of technology.
—Steve is best known for being a cofounder of Apple.
—Ashton was the first Twitter user to have more than a million followers, plus, he was part of the management team for tech startup Ooma.

Show Business Experience

—Both Ashton and Steve have experience in show business
—Ashton has a successful movie and TV career, has produced shows such as Punk'd
—Steve was an executive producer of the hit Pixar film Toy Story

College Dropouts

Both Ashton and Steve never finished their college careers, though it didn't stop them from being successful

They Look Alike!

And finally, when Ashton is clean-shaven and sporting longer locks, he really does resemble a young Steve Jobs

Jobs is scheduled to start production in May while Ashton is on hiatus from Two and a Half Men.

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