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The News Minute| December 10, 2014| 6.06 pm IST

Tuesday saw world renown physicist, Stephen Hawking attend the world premier of his bio-pic, The Theory of Everything, at the Odeon in Leicester Square in London. His now ex-wife, Jane Wilde also attended the premier with Hawking and the duo seemed to be on better terms, specially since Hawking's divorce from his second wife in 2006.  

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(Image: Stephen Hawking and Jane Wilde with actors Eddie Redmayne and Felicity Jones. Source: www.dailymail.co.uk)

The Theory of Everything chronicles the early life of Hawking, through school, college and university. It also gives the audience a window into his personal life, where he met and married his first wife, Jane Wilde in university. It also shows his life when was diagnosed with motor neurone disease, a disease that completely disables all motor functioning in the body. 

The movie has been lauded for its accuracy in depicting the physicist's life and his famous Theory of Everything that changed the way the world perceived the universe. 

The lead actors, Eddie Redmayne and Felicity Jones have been praised for their performances in the movie, specially Redmayne, owing to the striking similarity between him and Hawking. 

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(Image: (Left): Redmayne and Jones posing in the film, (Right): Wedding photo of Hawking and Wilde. Source: www.dailymail.co.uk)

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