Genius (2017)

Anthology series about famous geniuses with the first season charting how Einstein—an imaginative, rebellious patent clerk, who couldn’t get a teaching job or a doctorate—unlocked the mysteries of the atom and the universe.
  • April 25, 2017

    Genius Season 1 Episode 1 Chapter One

    The life of the 20th century’s most brilliant icon, Albert Einstein, was full of passionate, volatile relationships.

  • May 2, 2017

    Genius Season 1 Episode 2 Chapter Two

    After butting heads in class, Einstein falls in love with the determined Mileva Maric. Their affair raises eyebrows.

  • May 9, 2017

    Genius Season 1 Episode 3 Chapter Three

    Einstein struggles to support his pregnant wife and land an academic post in a rigid world of tradition and protocol.

  • May 16, 2017

    Genius Season 1 Episode 4 Chapter Four

    Albert Einstein and Mileva juggle raising a kids with his attempts to catch the eye of the scientific establishment.

  • May 23, 2017

    Genius Season 1 Episode 5 Chapter Five

    Einstein begins to experience the academic life he coveted, but he falters in his familial responsibilities. He is reintroduced to his cousin Elsa.

  • May 30, 2017

    Genius Season 1 Episode 6 Chapter Six

    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.

  • June 6, 2017

    Genius Season 1 Episode 7 Chapter Seven

    In the wake of the war, patriotism corrupts one of Albert Einstein’s closest friends, Fritz Haber, pitting them against each other.

  • June 13, 2017

    Genius Season 1 Episode 8 Chapter Eight

    Einstein and his wife Elsa attempt to flee Germany after the rise of the Nazis, but they face unexpected roadblocks.

  • June 20, 2017

    Genius Season 1 Episode 9 Chapter Nine

    Albert Einstein settles into life in America, but dangers abroad continue to be a threat to both him and his former colleagues.