Stephen Hawking's Ex-Wife Jane Forbade Sex Scenes In 'The Theory Of Everything'

December 2, 2014 9:28 PM

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"The Theory of Everything" director James Marsh was eager to explore the sexual relationship between Stephen Hawking and his first wife, Jane Wilde Hawking, in his buzzy new film, but Jane mandated that sex was off limits, Marsh told HuffPost Live on Tuesday.

"It's one of those ... inhibitions of making a film about people who are still alive," Marsh told host Ricky Camilleri. "There are certain boundaries that you need to respect, and Jane had quite a strong boundary against any exploration of the sexuality in the relationship."

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