Jude Law Joins Cast of Genius Opposite Nicole Kidman and Colin Firth
Posted by Jeffrey Harris on 04.26.2014
He’ll be playing Thomas Wolfe…
Deadline reports that Jude Law has signed on to star in the upcoming film Genius opposite Colin Firth and Nicole Kidman for director Michael Grandage. Law will play the role of Thomas Wolfe, which was originally set to be played by Michael Fassbender.
The film is based on the biography Max Perkins: Editor of Genius by A. Scott Berg. It follows on the relationship between literary giant Thomas Wolfe (Law) and renowned editor Max Perkins (Firth).
The film is being produced by James Bierman for the Michael Grandage Company.