About the film
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Release Date: December 10, 2016
|Slogan||:||«Meet the women you don't know, behind the mission you do.»|
|Production Companies||:||Fox 2000 Pictures, Levantine Films, Chernin Entertainment|
|Producers||:||Donna Gigliotti, Peter Chernin, Jenno Topping, Pharrell Williams, Theodore Melfi, Ivana Lombardi, Renee Witt, Mimi Valdes, Kevin Halloran, Margot Lee Shetterly, Jamal Daniel, Victoria Thomas, Bonnie Grisan|
|Writers||:||Allison Schroeder, Theodore Melfi, Margot Lee Shetterly|
The untold story of Katherine G. Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan and Mary Jackson – brilliant African-American women working at NASA and serving as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in history – the launch of astronaut John Glenn into orbit. The visionary trio crossed all gender and race lines to inspire generations to dream big.