Check out for the wiki details of upcoming Hollywood movie Hidden Figures which is biographical drama movie. Movie is directed by Theodore Melfi from a co-written with Allison Schroeder, based on the nonfiction book of the same name by Margot Lee Shetterly. Hidden figures is a story of the African-American mathematician Katherine Johnson and her two colleagues, Dorothy Vaughan and Mary Jackson, who provide NASA with important mathematical data needed to launch the program’s first successful space missions.
Movie Hidden Figures is produced by Donna Gigliotti, Peter Chernin, Jenno Topping, Pharrell Williams, Theodore Melfi and is scheduled to release on 13th January 2017 worldwide under the production house banners of Fox 2000 Pictures, Chernin Entertainment, Levantine Films and TSG Entertainment.
Legendary NASA mathematician Katherine Johnson has turned 98. Actually she calculated the trajectory for Project Mercury and later Apollo’s 1969 flight to moon. She also worked on the Space Shuttle program. Her role in movie Hidden figures will be portrayed by Taraji P Henson.
Movie features Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monáe, Kevin Costner, Kirsten Dunst, Jim Parsons in lead roles while Glen Powell, Mahershala Ali, Karan Kendrick, Rhoda Griffis, Maria Howell, Aldis Hodge, Gary Weeks are in pivotal supporting roles. Hans Zimmer and Pharrell Williams composed the music while Mandy Walker handled the cinematography work. Movie’s editing work is controlled by Peter Teschner.