Kate Winslet reveals Steve Jobs movie fears

  • Bang Showbiz
  • 19 October 2015
Kate Winslet

Kate Winslet

British actress Kate Winslet has revealed she became paranoid about fluffing her lines while making 'Steve Jobs'

Kate Winslet was paranoid about fluffing her lines while making 'Steve Jobs'.

The 40-year-old actress - who stars as Joanna Hoffman, a member of the original Mac team, in the new Danny Boyle-directed movie - has revealed she became anxious during shooting because of the lengthy nature of the script.

Kate shared: "When I first read it I looked at page one and page two and thought, 'God these people talk for a long time. Oh God they're still talking... page 55 and they're still talking. How the f**k are we going to get through this one?'"

The actress stars alongside Michael Fassbender in the movie and admitted she was determined to not forget her lines.

She said: "Much is being made about the length of the script and how much there was to learn but you're an actor, you learn your f**king lines and that's the first thing you do, you just get on with it.

"The pressure really is in not forgetting the words, that really is it because you f**k everybody up if you drop a word. The whole thing melts into utter dogs**t, it really does."

Steve Jobs

  • 4 stars
  • 2015
  • US
  • 2h 2min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Danny Boyle
  • Written by: Aaron Sorkin, Walter Isaacson
  • Cast: Michael Fassbender, Kate Winslet, Seth Rogen
  • UK release: 13 November 2015

Unflattering but impressively multifaceted portrait of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs (Fassbender), centring on three key product launches: the Macintosh, the NeXT and the iMac. Boyle and Sorkin whip up genuine suspense, and the cast (Winslet, Daniels, Rogen) perform with furious conviction, with Fassbender unearthing the…

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