In absence of Apple, Ashton Kutcher and Josh Gad tapped to headline Macworld 2013

Jobs and Woz

Ever since Apple bailed on the Macworld conference in 2009, organizers have had to pull out all the stops to maintain interest in the annual expo. This year, that involved recruiting actors Ashton Kutcher and Josh Gad, both of whom star in the forthcoming Steve Jobs biopic jOBS. On January 31st, Kutcher and Gad will take to the main stage at Macworld — also branded “iWorld” this year to account for the wild popularity of iOS — and share what it was like portraying Apple’s legendary duo of Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak on the big screen. It’s sure to be an interesting discussion, with the event coming only days after jOBS is set to debut at the Sundance Film Festival before a wider theatrical release this April.

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