The Challenger

Date: 13.03.2013     Last updated: 18.03.2014 at 17.51
Category: BBC Two; Drama
A new BBC Two factual drama starring award-winning actor William Hurt tells the story of American Nobel prize-winning physicist Richard Feynman’s determination to reveal the truth behind the 1986 space shuttle Challenger disaster.

In this exclusive interview, scriptwriter Kate Gartside and Executive Producer Mark Hedgecoe, talk about the genesis of the drama and the challenges involved in telling this compelling true story.

The Challenger - BBC Two, Monday 18 March at 9pm