Genius

Genius

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From executive producers Brian Grazer and Ron Howard and starring Geoffrey Rush, National Geographic's first scripted anthology series, GENIUS, will focus on Nobel Prize-winning physicist Albert Einstein.
From executive producers Brian Grazer and Ron Howard and starring Geoffrey Rush, National Geographic's first scripted anthology series, GENIUS, will focus on Nobel Prize-winning physicist Albert Einstein.

Season 1 (10 episodes)

  • 1. Einstein: Chapter One

    Original air date: 04/25/2017 Runtime: 64:51 min.

    Original air date: 04/25/2017 Runtime: 64:51 min. Albert Einstein's tumultuous life reveals the man behind the mind.

  • 2. Einstein: Chapter Two

    Original air date: 05/02/2017 Runtime: 50:06 min.

    Original air date: 05/02/2017 Runtime: 50:06 min. After butting heads in class, Einstein falls in love with the determined Mileva Maric.

  • 3. Einstein: Chapter Three

    Original air date: 05/09/2017 Runtime: 50:06 min.

    Original air date: 05/09/2017 Runtime: 50:06 min. Einstein struggles to support a pregnant Mileva while trying to land an academic job.

  • 4. Einstein: Chapter Four

    Original air date: 05/16/2017 Runtime: 50:06 min.

    Original air date: 05/16/2017 Runtime: 50:06 min. Mileva struggles to raise a baby and support Einstein as he works on his most famous theories.

  • 5. Einstein: Chapter Five

    Original air date: 05/23/2017 Runtime: 50:03 min.

    Original air date: 05/23/2017 Runtime: 50:03 min. Einstein falters in his familial responsibilities and is reintroduced to his cousin Elsa.

  • 6. Einstein: Chapter Six

    Original air date: 05/30/2017 Runtime: 50:06 min.

    Original air date: 05/30/2017 Runtime: 50:06 min. Einstein moves his family for work, and to be closer to his new love, Elsa. He sets out to prove his theory as his marriage reaches a breaking point.

  • 7. Einstein: Chapter Seven

    Original air date: 06/06/2017 Runtime: 50:06 min.

    Original air date: 06/06/2017 Runtime: 50:06 min. Patriotism corrupts one of Einstein's closest friends, pitting them against each other.

  • 8. Einstein: Chapter Eight

    Original air date: 06/13/2017 Runtime: 50:06 min.

    Original air date: 06/13/2017 Runtime: 50:06 min. Einstein and his wife Elsa attempt to flee Germany after the rise of the Nazis, but they face unexpected roadblocks.

  • 9. Einstein: Chapter Nine

    Original air date: 06/20/2017 Runtime: 51:51 min.

    Original air date: 06/20/2017 Runtime: 51:51 min. Albert Einstein settles in to life in America, but dangers abroad continue.

  • 10. Einstein: Chapter Ten

    Original air date: 06/20/2017 Runtime: 54:16 min.

    Original air date: 06/20/2017 Runtime: 54:16 min. After the atomic bomb is dropped and WWII ends, Einstein assumes the role of world citizen.