Saturday, September 24, 2016

One Race to Space in Hidden Figures!

09.24.2016 – For every successful man there’s always a woman also at the helm, which gives you the upcoming film “Hidden Figures” based from the notification book by Margot Lee Shetterly about three African-American mathematicians women who help NASA to catch up to the space race.

This true to life film features three great women in “Hidden Figures” tells the remarkable story who accomplished the extraordinary against all odds.

During the turbulent 60s, battling discrimination at home and in the workplace, Katherine Johnson, (Golden Globe winner and Emmy nominated Taraji P. Henson) Dorothy Vaughan (Oscar winner Octavia Spencer) and Mary Jackson (Grammy nominated Janelle Monáe), all stellar mathematicians, were undeterred in their pursuit of academic excellence.

Instrumental in helping America to eventually win the space race, they broke down barriers, laying the groundwork for future generations.

Oscar winner, Kevin Costner, plays their supervisor at NASA. The exciting and engrossing film was directed by Ted Melfi and features a strong supporting cast, including Kirsten Dunst and Jim Parsons. The movie’s powerful score from multiple Grammy winning musician/composer Pharrell Williams.

Discover the inspiring story of the momentous impact of these women on rocket science during the explosive 60s in America when “Hidden Figures” opens January 2017 in cinemas nationwide from 20th Century Fox to be distributed by Warner Bros.

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