Stephen Hawking

Eddie Redmayne on His Masterful Performance as Stephen Hawking in 'The Theory of Everything'

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by Mike Ryan November 04, 2014 12:26 PM
Focus Features
It’s a strange thing, admiring an actor’s ability to physically act out a part when the role in question has that actor almost entirely immobilized. And what Eddie Redmayne does in portraying Stephen Hawking in 'The Theory of Everything' is physical – what Redmayne conveys and accomplishes with basically just limited facial expressions is truly remarkable. But that’s the thing: who looks at Stephen Hawking and thinks to themselves, Yeah, I could successfully portray this man in a movie?

'The Big Bang Theory' Shows Off Stephen Hawking and We Feel Smarter Already

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick April 03, 2012 10:27 AM
CBS
One mere week after 'The Big Bang Theory's Sheldon Cooper got to interact (via dreamed voice-over) with one of his life-long idols Leonard Nimoy, the illustrious if socially-awkward scientist is about to get sucked into another black hole of geeking out.  Don't get up, though, we'll bring the sneak peek to you...