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Mixed reviews roll in for ‘Genius’ about Asheville’s Wolfe and editor Perkins

Mixed reviews roll in for ‘Genius’ about Asheville’s Wolfe and editor Perkins

The movie “Genius” is getting other press as the movie has its premiere at the Berlin Film Festival this week.

by February 16, 2016 4 comments Asheville film
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Talent Jam Asheville returns March 21 at Isis Restaurant and Music Hall

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Talent Jam Asheville returns March 21 at Isis Restaurant and Music Hall

Also, Girls on the Run is hiring, ASAP’s CSA fair is set, local theater groups hold auditions and more.

by February 14, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Dim sum restaurant set to open in downtown Asheville next week

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Dim sum restaurant set to open in downtown Asheville next week

Also, the Hollywood biopic “Genius” about editor Max Perkins and the writers he worked with, including Thomas Wolfe, has a U.S. release date, and more.

by February 10, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
Colin Firth, left, as editor Max Perkins and Jude Law as writer Thomas Wolfe in the new Hollywood movie "Genius."/ Photo by Marc Brenner

‘Genius,’ the movie about Asheville native son Thomas Wolfe, to premiere in Feb

“Genius” has been added to the prestigious Berlin International Film Festival line-up.

by December 15, 2015 1 comment Asheville film, Asheville News
Release date moved for movie about Asheville native Thomas Wolfe and his editor

Release date moved for movie about Asheville native Thomas Wolfe and his editor

Earlier this year, Oscar buzz was building for actor Jude Law, who plays Wolfe the writer.

by December 9, 2015 1 comment Asheville film, Asheville News
Hollywood bio-pic about Asheville native author Thomas Wolfe picks up buzz

Hollywood bio-pic about Asheville native author Thomas Wolfe picks up buzz

Actor Jude Law, one of the stars of “Genuis,” visited Asheville last summer to learn more about Wolfe.

by August 26, 2015 1 comment Asheville film
Lionsgate buys U.S. rights to “Genius,” movie about Asheville’s Thomas Wolfe

Lionsgate buys U.S. rights to “Genius,” movie about Asheville’s Thomas Wolfe

The film stars Jude Law, Colin Firth and Nicole Kidman. Last summer, Law visited Asheville to learn more about Wolfe.