Christian Bale is set to play Steve Jobs in Sony's upcoming biopic about the late Apple co-founder, screenwriter Aaron Sorkin has confirmed — and he didn't even need to audition to land the part.
"We needed the best actor on the board in a certain age range, and that's Chris Bale," Sorkin said in a recent interview with Bloomberg. (Watch a clip from the interview below/right.) Sorkin added that Bale "didn't have to audition — well, there was a meeting."
Sorkin's comments confirm