Colin Firth, Jude Law, Nicole Kidman to co-star in ‘Genius’

Genius will hit theaters June 10.

Genius will hit theaters June 10

Colin Firth, Jude Law, Nicole Kidman will star in the upcoming drama “Genius.”

Based on the biography “Max Perkins: Editor of Genius” by Pulitzer Prize winner A. Scott Berg, Firth will play Perkins, Law stars as Wolfe and Kidman plays Aline Bernstein, a costume designer sharing a tumultuous relationship with Wolfe.  Australian actor Guy Pearce will play F. Scott Fitzgerald and Dominic West rounds off the star studded cast as Ernest Hemingway.

Tony Award-winning director Michael Grandage helms the film which is tapped for a June release.

Grandage has surrounded himself with a highly skilled craft team, including cinematographer Ben Davis, production designer Mark Digby and costumer Jane Petrie, who gives the film its stylish period.

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