The Theory of Everything

The Theory of Everything details the life of the theoretical
physicist Stephen Hawking. It was directed by James Marsh and adapted
by Anthony McCarten from the memoir Travelling to Infinity: My Life with
by Jane Hawking, which deals with her relationship with her
ex-husband, theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking, his diagnosis of
ALS (also known as motor neurone disease), and his success in physics.

The film was nominated for 5 Academy awards including ‘Best Picture’,
‘Best Adapted Screenplay’ and winning ‘Best Actor’. It was also
nominated for 8 Bafta awards, winning ‘Best Leading
Actor’ and ‘Best Adapted Screenplay’.