Eddie Redmayne, Who Won an Oscar for His Portrayal of Stephen Hawking, Remembers Late Physicist
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Tributes to Stephen Hawking have been pouring in since news of his death at age 76 broke on Wednesday, including from the actor who carefully studied his life to portray him onscreen.

Eddie Redmayne, who won the Academy Award for Best Actor for his turn as the brilliant physicist in the 2014 movie The Theory of Everything, praised Hawking in a statement given to PEOPLE.

“We have lost a truly beautiful mind, an astonishing scientist and the funniest man I have ever had the pleasure to meet,”...


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