The first teaser trailer for the upcoming biographical drama Steve Jobs reveals that Daniel Pemberton has been tapped to score the movie. The film is directed by Danny Boyle and stars Michael Fassbender in the title role, Kate Winslet as Joanna Hoffman, former marketing chief of Macintosh, Seth Rogen as Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak and Jeff Daniels as former Apple CEO John Sculley. Katherine Waterston, Michael Stuhlbarg, Perla Haney-Jardine, Ripley Sobo, Sarah Snook and Adam Shapiro are co-starring. Aaron Sorkin (The Social Network, The West Wing, The Newsroom, A Few Good Men) wrote the screenplay based on Walter Isaacson’s best-selling biography of the Apple founder. Boyle is also producing the project with Mark Gordon (Saving Private Ryan, Grey’s Anatomy, The Patriot), Guymon Casady (Hope Springs), Scott Rudin (No Country for Old Men, The Grand Budapest Hotel, Captain Phillips) and Christian Colson (Selma, The Descent). Boyle has previously collaborated with such composers as A.R. Rahman (Slumdog Millionaire, 127 Hours), John Murphy (Sunshine, 28 Days Later…), Rick Smith (Trance) and David Arnold (A Life Less Ordinary). Steve Jobs will be released on October 9, 2015 by Universal Pictures.
As previously reported, Pemberton whose previous credits include Ridley Scott’s The Counselor, The Awakening and Cuban Fury also has Guy Ritchie’s The Man from U.N.C.L.E. coming up.