The biopic is produced by Focus Features, and directed by James Marsh. Hawking’s role is played by actor Eddie Redmayne.
Also part of the cast are Felicity Jones, who will play student Jane Wilde, Emily Watson and David Thewlis.
The romantic drama will be turned into a movie based on the memoir “Travelling to Infinity: My Life with Stephen,” written by Jane Wilde.
The biopic depicts the relationship between Stephen Hawking and student Jane Wilde.
The screenplay is written by Anthony McCarten, and the movie is produced by Lisa Bruce and Working Title co-chairs Tim Bevan and Eric Fellner.