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Oscar-winning drama based on the true story of prominent mathematician John Forbes Nash Jr, who seemed to be guaranteed a promising future when he won international acclaim as a result of his pioneering work in the field. However, when he is recruited to provide assistance to the military with top-secret code-breaking duties, the high-pressure job takes its toll on him and he begins to develop a mental illness.

Last on

Sun 11 May 2014 22:45 BBC Two

Credits

John Nash
Russell Crowe
Parcher
Ed Harris
Alicia Nash
Jennifer Connelly
Dr Rosen
Christopher Plummer
Charles
Paul Bettany
Sol
Adam Goldberg
Hansen
Josh Lucas
Bender
Anthony Rapp
Ainsley
Jason Gray-Stanford
Helinger
Judd Hirsch
Thomas King
Austin Pendleton
Marcee
Vivien Cardone
Writer
Akiva Goldsman
Author
Sylvia Nasar
Executive Producer
Todd Hallowell
Executive Producer
Karen Kehela Sherwood
Producer
Brian Grazer
Director
Ron Howard
Producer
Ron Howard
Composer
James Horner
Director of photography
Roger Deakins

Broadcasts

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