James Renner

James Renner is a staff writer for the Cleveland Free Times. His articles have earned awards from the Society of Professional Journalists and the Press Club of Cleveland. He is also an aspiring film director, and was granted the rights to film an adaptation of a Stephen King short story, by the author, in 2004. The completed movie, All That You Love Will Be Carried Away, premiered at the Montreal World Film Festival in 2005. He has been named one of Cleveland’s “30 Most Interesting People” by Cleveland Magazine. In 2006, Renner published his first book, Amy: My Search for Her Killer, a nonfiction “novel” about a famous Cleveland cold case.