From Academy Award®–nominated screenwriter John Logan (Gladiator,
The Aviator, Hugo, Skyfall) and acclaimed, Tony Award–winning director
Michael Grandage (former artistic director of the Donmar Warehouse)
in his feature film debut, comes Genius, a stirring drama about the complex
friendship and transformative professional relationship between the
world-renowned book editor Maxwell Perkins (who discovered F. Scott Fitzgerald
and Ernest Hemingway) and the larger-than-life literary giant Thomas Wolfe.
Based on the biography Max Perkins: Editor of Genius by A. Scott Berg,
Genius stars Colin Firth as Perkins, Jude Law as Wolfe, Nicole Kidman
as Aline Bernstein, a costume designer sharing a tumultuous relationship with
Wolfe, Laura Linney as Louise Perkins, Max’s wife and a talented playwright,
Guy Pearce as F. Scott Fitzgerald and Dominic West as Ernest Hemingway.

Colin Firth
as Max Perkins

Jude Law
as Thomas Wolfe

Nicole Kidman
as Aline Bernstein

Laura Linney
as Louise Perkins

Dominic West
as Ernest Hemingway

Michael Grandage

John Logan

Based on the Novel by
A. Scott Berg

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