Is Ashton Kutcher Giving Up Acting?

ASHTON-KUTCHERFirst discovered in an Iowa City bar while studying at the University of Iowa to become a biochemical engineer, Ashton Kutcher never had his sights set on acting but now after 15 years in the industry, he is a household name. One of his most prominent roles was playing Michael Kelso in the hit series, That ‘70s Show, but he also created, produced, and hosted Punk’d, and played major roles in movies such as The Guardian, What Happens in Vegas, and Jobs, among many others.

In addition to successful projects that include TapTalk,, Foursquare, Skype, and Spotify, he invested in several eating establishments to include Geisha House, a Japanese-themed restaurant with several key locations and Dolce, an Italian restaurant. Kutcher also cofounded an international human rights organization in 2009 with his ex-wife.

Currently, Kutcher stars on the popular television show, Two and a Half Men but according to friends, he looks forward to the day when the show ends so he can focus more on technology and family life.

Once married to actress Demi Moore, Kutcher has had a longstanding relationship with his ‘70s costar Milas Kunis, who is pregnant with the couple’s first child and due anytime. Having always been interested in technology, Kutcher wants to delve into projects outside the acting arena, something spurred after taking the role of Steve Jobs in the movie, Jobs.

Although few people believe he will give up acting completely, it appears Kutcher wants to switch gears for the time being. After all, his real passion is technology and both he and Kunis look forward to having a large family.

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