Friday, May 24, 2024

An Oscar for Eddie Redmayne? Maybe. Watch Him Play Stephen Hawking


James Marsh directed “The theory of Everything,” with Eddie Redmayne as scientist Stephen Hawking. Watch this trailer. Unless something is very wrong, this is an Oscar nomination and maybe a win. The movie is certainly going to cause a sensation. Bravo, Eddie! Couldn’t happen to a nicer guy!

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Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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