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Kip Thorne

Kip Thorne was born on June 1, 1940 in Logan, Utah, USA. He is known for his work on A Brief History of Time (1991), Interstellar (2014) and The Astronomers (1991). He has been married to Carolee Joyce Winstein since July 7, 1984. He was previously married to Linda Jean Peterson. See full bio »

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A Brief History of Time
A Brief History of Time Miscellaneous Crew
Interstellar Producer
The Astronomers
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 2014 Interstellar (executive producer)
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 1991 A Brief History of Time (Documentary) (archive photographs)
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 2015 Inside Einstein's Mind: The Enigma of Space and Time (TV Movie documentary)
 2010-2015 Through the Wormhole (TV Series documentary)
Himself / Himself - Theoretical physicist
- Why Do We Lie? (2015) ... Himself
- Are We Here for a Reason? (2015) ... Himself
- Are We All Bigots? (2015) ... Himself
- Is Time Travel Possible? (2010) ... Himself - Theoretical physicist
 2015 The Science of Interstellar (Documentary)
 2013 Hawking (Documentary)
Himself (as Professor Kip Thorne)
 2008 Naked Science (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Cal Tech
- Monster Black Holes (2008) ... Himself - Cal Tech
 2006 Nova (TV Series documentary)
- Monster of the Milky Way (2006) ... Himself
 1996 Horizon (TV Series documentary)
- The Time Lords (1996) ... Himself
 1993 L'encyclopédie audio-visuelle (TV Series documentary)
- Albert Einstein (1993) ... Himself
 1991 A Brief History of Time (Documentary)
Himself - Research Scientist at Cambridge
 1991 The Astronomers (TV Series documentary)
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 2015 Quantum Earth (TV Series)
Himself - Guest
- Time Travel & Karma (2015) ... Himself - Guest

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Other Works:

Black Holes and Time Warps: Einstein's Outrageous Legacy. New York: W.W. Norton, 1994. See more »

Alternate Names:

Professor Kip Thorne

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Holds the degrees of B.S. in Physics from California Institute of Technology (1962); A.M. in Physics from Princeton (1963); and Ph.D. in Physics from Princeton (1965). See more »

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