Synopsis: “Hidden Figures” recounts the story of the African-American mathematician Katherine Johnson and her two colleagues, Dorothy Vaughan & Mary Jackson, who helped NASA catch up in the Space Race. Using their calculations, John Glenn became the first American astronaut to make a complete orbit of the Earth.
Starring: Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monáe, Kevin Costner, Kirsten Dunst, Jim Parsons, Glen Powell, Mahershala Ali, Karan Kendrick, Rhoda Griffis, Maria Howell, Aldis Hodge, Gary Weeks
Writer/s: Theodore Melfi (screenplay), Allison Schroeder (screenplay), Margot Lee Shetterly (book)
Director: Theodore Melfi
Release Date: January 13, 2017
Copyright: © 2017 Fox 2000 Pictures/Levantine Films/Chernin Entertainment/TSG Entertainment/20th Century Fox