The life stories of history's greatest minds. From their days as young adults to their final years we see their discoveries, loves, relationships, causes, flaws and genius.
Did You Know?
The only actors to appear in both iterations of the show are Samantha Colley, Seth Gabel, T.R. Knight, Michael McElhatton, Johnny Flynn, Lucy Russell, Ed Stoppard, Eric Colvin, Isaac Rouse, Stewart Alexander, and Robert Jezek. See more
The scene where Einstein's associates travel to Crimea in order to photograph the solar eclipse is shot in a snowy scenery. The expedition took place in August, 1914 and it's too early for snow, even in Russia. See more