BREAKING: Lionsgate set to Release Genius in the US

Our Cannes 2015 has started with a bang!

Lionsgate has acquired the US rights to 'Genius,' the biopic about literary giants Max Perkins and Thomas Wolfe.

Starring Colin Firth and Jude Law, 'Genius' is one of the hottest titles in Cannes this year, With an ensemble cast that also includes Nicole Kidman, Laura Linney, Guy Pearce and Dominic West, many consider 'Genius' an early award-season contender.