Stephen Hawking congratulates Eddie Redmayne for playing him in The Theory of Everything and his Oscar win

The brilliant actor, Eddie Redmayne played Stephen Hawking, the famous physicist in The Theory of Everything. Upon Eddie’s win at the Oscar for the Best Actor on Sunday, Stephen wrote a short and sweet note to Eddie. Yes, Stephen has finally joined Facebook and it happened a few months back.


Eddie has portrayed the world-renowned physicist, Stephen Hawking and his struggle with ALS. In his acceptance speech, Eddie Redmayne shared, “I’m fully aware that I am a lucky, lucky man. This Oscar belongs to all of those people around the world battling ALS.” The actor further thanked the Stephan’s family, Felicity Jones, director, James Marsh, and his wife.