Ashton Kutcher will play Steve Jobs

Ashton Kutcher will play Steve Jobs in a film about the late co-founder of Apple to narrate his life from his early “rebellious hippie” to the foundation of their technology companies, according to Variety¬†entertainment magazine.

The independent film “Jobs” is based on a script by Matt Whiteley and directed by Joshua Michael Stern, director of the 2008 film, “Swing Vote”.

Sony Pictures Studios is also preparing a movie about Jobs, based on the 2011 authorized biography of Walter Isaacson.

It is expected that Kutcher, who replaced Charlie Sheen in “Two and a Half Men” film during the production hiatus television series.