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  1. Christian Bale Will Play Steve Jobs, Sorkin Says He'll 'Crush It'Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WebProNews

    Aaron Sorkin, screenwriter of the upcoming biopic based on Walter Isaacson's 2011 biography Steve Jobs , confirmed to Bloomberg that the Dark Knight actor will be taking on the role of the late Apple co-founder. "The role is an extremely difficult role.

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  2. Christian Bale confirmed to play Steve Jobs in upcoming biopicRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | TrustedReviews

    Batman actor Christian Bale has been confirmed to play fiery Apple co-founder Steve Jobs in an upcoming biopic of the late mastermind's life. Jobs, who passed in 2011, has already been portrayed by Ashton Kutcher in a low-budget film about the former Apple CEO, and screenwriter Aaron Sorkin has now let slip that Bale is set to revive the role in a new production based on Walter Isaacson's official biography.

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  3. Christian Bale will play Steve Jobs in biopic, Aaron Sorkin confirmsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | TheCelebrityCafe

    Last week, reports began to surface that Christian Bale was in talks to play Steve Jobs in Danny Boyle's upcoming biopic. Now, writer Aaron Sorkin has officially confirmed the actor's involvement.

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  4. Teresa Giudice will serve time at prison that inspired 'Orange...Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | TheCelebrityCafe

    Teresa Giudice of Real Housewives of New Jersey fame, who was just sentenced to 15 months in jail on multiple fraud charges, will be serving her time at the jail that inspired the Netflix hit series Orange is the New Black . Giudice's request to serve one year in a halfway house was rejected by U.S. District Judge Esther Salas, saying she should have made the request at her sentencing.

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  5. Watch Steve Jobs Unveil the iPod 13 Years AgoRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | TIME.com

    Gather 'round, kids. Gather 'round. Old Uncle Doug is going to regale you with a tale of an excellent rectangle that debuted on October 23, 2001.

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  6. Teresa Giudice Will Serve Her Sentence at the OITNB PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Popsugar.com

    Teresa Giudice has been sentenced to serve her 15 months of jail time at the same women's prison facility that was featured in Orange Is the New Black . On Jan. 5, Teresa will report to Federal Correctional Institution, , which is the minimum security prison that Piper Kerman served her year-long sentence in and inspired her to write the memoir that would spawn the hit Netflix series.

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  7. Christian Bale to play Steve JobsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | CNN

    Aaron Sorkin has confirmed to Bloomberg that the "Dark Knight" actor has been cast in an upcoming biopic about the Apple co-founder. Sorkin, who wrote the screenplay for the acclaimed film "The Social Network," about the founding of Facebook, is at the helm of the picture and said of Bale's casting, "What we needed was the best actor."

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  8. Teresa Giudice: Bound For Orange is the New Black PrisonRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | The Hollywood Gossip

    Teresa Giudice has been sentenced to serve her 15-month prison term at the Danbury, Conn., location where the series Orange is the New Black is based. The Real Housewives of New Jersey star was fired by her crisis manager earlier this week, allegedly for trying to orchestrate a move to this very spot.

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  9. Christian Bale is confirmed for Steve Jobs MovieRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | I4U Future Technology News

    The rumors are true. Christian Bale will play Steve Jobs in the Sony Jobs biopic based on Walter Isaacson' Steve Jobs book.

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  10. Morning Report: Big Retail Plans for China, Christian Bale Confirmed as Steve JobsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | MacLife

    It's widely known that Apple co-founder Steve Jobs had a dark side, so why not go straight to The Dark Knight himself to play the iconic CEO on the big screen? Our Thursday Morning Report includes details on Sony's ambitious biopic, as well as Apple's pending retail invasion of China, plus Google's new take on email. Click and consume! Apple CEO Tim Cook is in China this week, and The Wall Street Journal reported today that Cupertino is planning to increase the number of retail stores in that country from 15 to 40 within the next two years.

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  11. Community gathers for conversation on World Mental Health DayRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | The Wellington Advertiser

    Since 2000, World Mental Health Day has been held as a way to encourage discussion and awareness in the face of diseases that often are ignored or silenced. The 15th annual mayor's initiative for world mental health was held at Guelph City Hall on Oct. 9 with the theme, "mental health and the media."

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  12. How to live with deathRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Oxford Times

    Death may be the subject matter but life is also celebrated at two events being held by Blackwell's Bookshop this week. Tonight's event, presented as part of Oxford's Kicking The Bucket festival, is likely to offer some dark comedy laughs as Kate Mayfield talks about her book The Undertaker's Daughter.

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  13. Christian Bale Hired for Steve Jobs Role in Sorkin Biopic Without AuditioningRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | MacRumors

    Screenwriter Aaron Sorkin has confirmed in a Bloomberg interview that actor Christian Bale will indeed star as Steve Jobs in Sorkin's upcoming biopic based on Walter Isaacson's 2011 biography of the Apple co-founder. Bale, who was said last week to be in talks for the role, met with Sorkin but did not have to audition for the part.

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  14. Christian Bale confirmed to play Steve Jobs in Sorkin biopicRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | CNET News.com

    Screenwriter Aaron Sorkin has confirmed the "Dark Knight" actor will go from Gotham to Silicon Valley in a new biopic of the Apple co-founder. From one black-clad billionaire industrialist to another: "Dark Knight" star Christian Bale has been confirmed to play Apple co-founder Steve Jobs in a biopic written by Aaron Sorkin.

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  15. Behind The Scenes: Ethics Of Wolf Wars And Turtle TravelsRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    Once upon a time, documentary film maker Chris Palmer rented a bunch of wolves from a game farm to aid the making of an IMAX film called Wolves. That decision, Palmer told NPR back in August, was better for the species than the intrusive process of habituating wild wolves would have been; the use of non-wild wolves was disclosed in the movie's credits.

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  16. Bloomsbury hopes for more Harry Potter magicRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | This Is London

    ... A 46.6 million and pre-tax profits halved to A 500,000 in the half year. Richard Charkin, managing director of adult books, said there were tough comparisons with a year ago when Khaled Hosseini's latest novel was a bestseller. But he added: "There ...

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  17. DBW E-book Bestsellers: 'Gone Girl' Still Leads the List, as Average Prices DropRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | MediaShift

    Not for Gillian Flynn's "Gone Girl," which enters its fifth week at the top of the E-book Best-Seller List, but for the average price of a best-selling e-book, which drops from $8.39 last week down to $6.91, after several weeks when higher-priced e-books had performed remarkably well .

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  18. Sam Smith Continues 'Incredible' Year At MobosRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Rock FM

    The soul singer won best album for his debut record In The Lonely Hour, and the best male title ahead of competition including Tinie Tempah. The 22-year-old, who has had huge success since being named the Critics' Choice winner at the at the Brit Awards earlier this year, also picked up the award for best r'n'b/soul act and song title for Stay With Me.

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  19. JK Rowling denies finishing new novelRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | RTE.ie

    The 49-year-old Harry Potter author took to Twitter to dismiss the claims, writing: "There's a story in today's Mail that I was in a London bar on Monday 'celebrating' handing in a 'romantic novel' to my publishers. "1) I haven't handed in ANY kind of novel to my publishers.

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  20. Jane Fonda and Jason Bateman in This Is Where I Leave You PA/Warner BrothersRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Fermanagh Today

    Emotional entanglements of a dysfunctional family provide the humour and pathos in Shawn Levy's touching comedy of shared history and heartache. Screenwriter Jonathan Tropper adapts his own bestselling novel, stitching together an entire year's worth of TV soap opera plot threads into a freewheeling narrative that spreads joy and misery evenly among the underwritten characters.

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