"The people saying that haven't seen the movie, actually," he told host Trevor Noah, "so they don't know what I made him look like. But I apologized right away anyway because I realized, you know, it is a building full of people" -- referring to Apple HQ -- "that can hack into my hard drive and do anything they want. ... I'm absolutely done with Silicon Valley. You don't want to make these people mad at you -- you really don't."
(There are also complaints that the movie doesn't go nearly far enough in portraying Jobs' dark side, but that will have to be another interview.)
Simon Dumenco, aka Media Guy, is an Ad Age editor-at-large. You can follow him on Twitter @simondumenco.