Leonardo DiCaprio Oscar watch: Actor turns down Steve Jobs biopic role

07 Oct 2014 17:51

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Not the job for Leo (Picture: Shannon Stapleton/Reuters)For those on Leonardo DiCaprio Oscar watch, we can tell you which role he most definitely won't be getting the award for.The actor has been nominated for an Academy Award on numerous occasions, but has yet to get his hands on one of the shiny gold statues, much to the disappoint of the world.
The 39-year-old was in talks with Sony to play Steve Jobs in a biopic about the late Apple co-founder's life, but turned it down in favour of another role.
Wolf Of Wall Street star will begin shooting for The Reverent this week and then intends to take a break from acting, according to The Hollywood Reporte r.
Will he ever get his hands on a real one? (Picture: Adrees Latif/Reuters)Due to be directed by Danny Boyle, other actors now in the running for the role of Jobs include Ben Affleck, Bradley Cooper, Chrisitan Bale and Matt Damon.


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