Hawking

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Hawking is a BBC television film about Stephen Hawking's early years as a PhD student at Cambridge University, following his search for the beginning of time, and his struggle against motor neuron disease. It stars Benedict Cumberbatch as Hawking and... read more
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Hawking is a BBC television film about Stephen Hawking's early years as a PhD student at Cambridge University, following his search for the beginning of time, and his struggle against motor neuron disease. It stars Benedict Cumberbatch as Hawking and premiered in the UK in April 2004.

Original Release

04/13/2004

Cast

Benedict Cumberbatch Stephen Hawking
Alice Eve Martha Guthrie
Michael Brandon Arno Penzias
Tom Hodgkins Robert Wilson
Christian Rubeck Reporter
Lisa Dillon Jane Wilde
Phoebe Nicholls Isobel Hawking
Matthew Marsh Dr. John Holloway
Anastasia Hille Nurse Susan McClean
Adam Godley Frank Hawking
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Philip Martin

Writers

Peter Moffat

Cast

Benedict Cumberbatch Stephen Hawking
Alice Eve Martha Guthrie
Michael Brandon Arno Penzias
Tom Hodgkins Robert Wilson
Christian Rubeck Reporter
Lisa Dillon Jane Wilde
Phoebe Nicholls Isobel Hawking
Matthew Marsh Dr. John Holloway
Anastasia Hille Nurse Susan McClean
Adam Godley Frank Hawking
Peter Firth Sir Fred Hoyle
Bertie Carvel George Ellis
John Sessions Dennis Sciama
Anthony Howell Hamlet
Tom Ward Roger Penrose
Sebastian Armesto Robert Silkin
Rohan Siva Jayant Narlikar
Deirdre Costello Barmaid
Leon Ockenden Rosencrantz
Che Cartwright Guildenstern

Producers

John Lynch Executive Producer
Laura Mackie Executive Producer
Simon Bird Producer
Jessica Pope Producer
Grace Hartley Producer

Editors

Trevor Waite

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