It was a great honour to be invited into Professor Hawking’s home and workplace in 2015 when he graciously granted us access to make this highly acclaimed film, and to meet some of his family members, friends and colleagues who spoke with such warmth and generosity about this most extraordinary of men. Stephen and the Hawking family were delighted with the film we produced, in which Dara O Briain explored the Professor’s life of work and discovery…and in which the two even shared a few jokes about black holes!

BBC One Stephen Hawking documentary repeated as a tribute