Post Tagged with: "Thomas Wolfe"

Opinion: Reframing perceptions of the Asheville Flatiron Building

Opinion: Reframing perceptions of the Asheville Flatiron Building

It is wrong to say that the Flatiron is the soul and spirit of Asheville.

by June 6, 2019 0 comments Asheville News, Opinion
Thomas Wolfe 8K, Asheville oldest race, returns Oct. 7

Thomas Wolfe 8K, Asheville oldest race, returns Oct. 7

This​ ​year’s​ ​race​ ​happens​ ​just​ ​four​ ​days​ ​after​ ​the​ ​famous​ ​author’s​ ​birthday.

by September 21, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: First Allegiant flight from Asheville to NYC Thursday

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: First Allegiant flight from Asheville to NYC Thursday

Also, Asheville City Councilman Gordon Smith says he’s not seeking appointment to the Buncombe County Board of Commissioners, and much more.

by November 15, 2016 1 comment Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Vigil tonight at O.Henry’s for victims of Orlando attack

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Vigil tonight at O.Henry’s for victims of Orlando attack

Also, The Blackbird restaurant is under new management, and more.

by June 13, 2016 5 comments Asheville News, feature
Pop-up exhibition of Thomas Wolfe books set for May in downtown Asheville

Pop-up exhibition of Thomas Wolfe books set for May in downtown Asheville

The exhibition of Wolfe’s books coincides will the release of a Hollywood movie about Wolfe, as well as an upcoming meeting of the Thomas Wolfe Society in Asheville.

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New restaurant, Sonora Mexican Cuisine, planned for downtown Asheville

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New restaurant, Sonora Mexican Cuisine, planned for downtown Asheville

Also, get a sneak preview of the sequel to the NYT bestseller “Serafina and the Black Cloak” in April, and more.

by March 15, 2016 16 comments Asheville News
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.

Asheville on the big screen: 2015 release dates for Hollywood flicks with local connections

Asheville on the big screen: 2015 release dates for Hollywood flicks with local connections

Grab the popcorn; here come the movies.

by March 13, 2015 2 comments Asheville film
Bryan Cranston/ photo courtesy of Marc Pierre Photography

Ashvegas Year in Review 2014: The year in Asheville celebrity sighting

Kristen Wiig, Zach Galifianakis, Owen Wilson, Jude Law and Bryan Cranston were just a few of the personalities who dropped in on Asheville this past year.

by December 26, 2014 0 comments Celebrities in Asheville
UPDATED: Ashvegas celebrity spotting: Actor Jude Law lunches at The Med in Asheville

UPDATED: Ashvegas celebrity spotting: Actor Jude Law lunches at The Med in Asheville

The actor is portraying Thomas Wolfe in a new biopic that will begin filming in October in the U.S. and U.K.

Law replaces Fassbender in Thomas Wolfe biopic, ‘Genius’

Law replaces Fassbender in Thomas Wolfe biopic, ‘Genius’

Law will play Wolfe. The movie about Asheville’s most famous son is set for a 2015 release.

by April 28, 2014 5 comments Asheville film
New Hollywood movie will focus on Asheville native son Thomas Wolfe

New Hollywood movie will focus on Asheville native son Thomas Wolfe

Colin Firth and Michael Fassbender are set to star in the story of a brilliant young author and his editor.