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  1. Cumberbatch shines as wartime codebreakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | The China Post

    Alan Turing was the man chiefly responsible for cracking the vaunted Enigma code used by the Germans in World War II Sound overly specific? Consider: A few weeks ago we had "The Theory of Everything," starring Eddie Redmayne as the brilliant physicist Stephen Hawking. And now we have Benedict Cumberbatch in "The Imitation Game" as Alan Turing, the man chiefly responsible for cracking the vaunted Enigma code used by the Germans in World War II.

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  2. Eddie Redmayne lugs a giant plant pot after dinner with wife Hannah BagshaweRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Daily Mail

    ... Lili he worked with movement director Alexandra Reynolds, who also helped him choreograph his movements as Stephen Hawking. 'We're looking at everything from a feminine perspective,' he said, adding: 'I think it's the most sensitive role I have ...

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  3. 'Sherlock' Actor Benedict Cumberbatch's Open Letter...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | International Business Times

    ... Oscars, Cumberbatch failed to bag the best actor award. Eddie Redmayne took home the trophy for his role as Stephen Hawking in "The Theory of Everything." "Sherlock" actor attended the 87th Academy Awards with his wife Sophie Hunter. Cumberbatch's ...

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  4. Film Review: The Theory of EverythingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Copenhagen Post

    Given the success of My Left Foot and Rainman, the writing was on the wall for the Oscar from the get-go It was with a certain amount of indifference that I approached reviewing this biopic of world-renowned physicist and author Stephen Hawking. There's only so much Oscar fodder one can consume before feeling a little abused, and this the life story of Britain's foremost authority on space-time, who was diagnosed with motor-neurone disease at the age of 21 appears to carry enough hallmarks of the kind of earnest, formulaic awards-friendly drama to reduce a discerning audience to groans.

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  5. Eddie Redmayne is on 'a mission to lose Two Stone' to play...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Daily Mail

    And now for his next role! Oscar-winner Eddie Redmayne is on 'a mission to lose TWO STONE' to play a transgender artist for new movie The Danish Girl After earning a slew of prestigious awards for his portrayal of Stephen Hawking in The Theory of Everything, Eddie Redmayne is now gearing for his next role. The 33-year-old star, who took home the Academy Award for Best Actor at the Oscars on Sunday, is trying to lose two stone in order to play a transgender artist for upcoming movie The Danish Girl, according to latest reports.

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  6. Science Wins at the OscarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Scientific American

    ... . Eddie Redmayne took home the Best Actor Oscar for his portrayal of iconic astrophysicist and cosmologist Stephen Hawking , with Benedict Cumberbatch looking on, nominated for playing computer scientist Alan Turing . The ceremony also included a ...

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  7. Oscars affair once again disappointsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Philly.com

    ... to remember that Eddie Redmayne won the Oscar for best actor for playing renowned ALS-stricken physicist Stephen Hawking, or that Julianne Moore received the best actress statuette for the understated and all-the-more-powerful-because-of-it ...

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  8. Ephraim Hardcastle: Is the parliamentary constituency of Kensington and Chelsea cursed?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Daily Mail

    ... of Eddie Redmayne and Benedict Cumberbatch are curiously intertwined. In a 2004 film Cumberbatch played Stephen Hawking, the role Redmayne won an Oscar for on Sunday. Cumberbatch, 38, is currently clearing his throat to play Hamlet at the Barbican. ...

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  9. Theory of Everything star Eddie Redmayne in line for Empire AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Cambridge Evening News

    Oscar-winning Eddie Redmayne, who scooped the best actor gong this week for his portrayal of Cambridge scientist Professor Stephen Hawking, looks to be in line for further accolades. The actor faces competition from Benedict Cumberbatch and Bradley Cooper, as well as The Hobbit's Richard Armitage and Andy Serkis from Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes.

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  10. The Real Reasons Why Eddie Redmayne Won An Oscar For Best ActorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | StarPulse.com

    Eddie Redmayne seemed to walk away with the 2015 Oscar for Best Actor in a Motion Picture for his stellar performance as Stephen Hawking in " The Theory of Everything ." Still, Redmayne was up against some stiff competition in Michael Keaton , Steve Carell , Bradley Cooper and Benedict Cumberbatch .

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  11. How Eddie Redmayne went from serving drinks at the BBC Soap Awards to ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Independent

    ... wonderful performance in The Theory of Everything ." Read more: Best things you missed from the Oscars 2015 Stephen Hawking Responds To Eddie Redmayne's Oscars Win Benedict Cumberbatch Predicts Alan Turing's Oscars Reaction Palestinian cartoonist's ...

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  12. Fancy a holiday in Eddie Redmayne's idyllic French villa? Just...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Daily Mail

    ... the Best Actor prize at the 87th annual Academy Awards on Sunday night for his performance as Professor Stephen Hawking in The Theory of Everything Overjoyed: Eddie Redmayne was all smiles as he landed at Heathrow airport in London on Monday ...

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  13. Benedict Cumberbatch: Alan Turing 'would have shrunk with horror' at the Oscars 2015 furoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies Stephen Hawking was among the first to congratulate Eddie Redmayne on his Best Actor win for his portrayal as him in The Theory of Everything .

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  14. Redmayne completes journey to stars with Oscar winRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Straits Times

    Eddie Redmayne - the latest British actor to crack Hollywood - is set to see his profile go cosmic after clinching the Oscar for his poignant and physically challenging portrayal of astrophysicist Stephen Hawking. Bafta) and Golden Globe for playing the disabled British scientist in The Theory Of Everything, the 33-year-old actor completed the trio on Oscar night.

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  15. Compelling story of an extraordinary life that couldn't be...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | This Is Somerset

    The Theory Of Everything star, whose latest win tops off huge critical acclaim for his portrayal of Hawking, said he is inspired by him. Speaking backstage after the ceremony in Los Angeles, Redmayne said: "For Stephen Hawking, the illness was of little interest to him.

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  16. Eddie Redmayne named Best ActorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | ContactMusic.com

    Eddie Redmayne dedicated his Academy Award for Best Actor at Sunday night's ceremony to Stephen Hawking and his family. The 'Theory of Everything' star picked up the Best Actor gong at the ceremony on Sunday night and insisted that his ''lucky'' win should ''belong'' to the Hawking family.

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  17. The 87th Academy Awards: Eddie Redmayne Wins Best Actor, Julianne Moore Wins Best ActressRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | International Business Times

    ... Awards. The 33-year-old British actor bested veteran star Michael Keaton ("Birdman") with his portrayal of Stephen Hawking. Other actors who were nominated in the same category include Bradley Cooper ("American Sniper"), "Steve Carell ("Foxcatcher") ...

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    Monday Feb 23 | Daily Star

    ... nominations for Best Picture and two of them won top prize." The Brit, who won for his role as scientist Stephen Hawking in The Theory Of Everything, said he was inspired by Alan Fletcher and Jackie Woodburne, who played Karl and Susan Kennedy in ...

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  19. Everybody loves Cumberbatch in 'Imitation Game' clipRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | USA Today

    ... like watching their uncle. "You can't have other people just turning up and being Sherlock, for example, and Stephen Hawking and now Turing. He's a powerhouse actor." "He comes up with a lot of ideas and he's very alive and in the moment on set, ...

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  20. Science Wins at the OscarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Scientific American

    ... . Eddie Redmayne took home the Best Actor Oscar for his portrayal of iconic astrophysicist and cosmologist Stephen Hawking , with Benedict Cumberbatch looking on, nominated for playing computer scientist Alan Turing . The ceremony also included a ...

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