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NatGeo Developing Series Based on 'Hidden Figures'

In what may be the most faith-in-humanity-restoring news today, we may be getting a TV show based on Hidden Figures. I caution the maybe, because "in development" doesn't mean absolutely happening, right? So, cautiously optimistic. It was announced today that NatGeo (the National Geographic Channel) is in the extremely early stages of developing a new television […]

Mattel Releases New Barbie Collections For International Women's Day

Mattel, the makers of Barbie, conducted a survey of 8,000 mothers around the globe and found that 86% are worried about the kind of role models their daughters are exposed to. This caused the company to take a look at their current line of dolls and come up with a pretty great new crop of […]

Crimetown: FX Adapting True Crime Podcast To Series

Hollywood's current love affair with podcast adaptations is starting to look like they've dived into the group mind-think that if something works well once, then it'll work even better if you do it a thousand times. With that said, the tidal wave continued on Wednesday with FX's announcement that it would be developing popular podcast […]

Women Of NASA LEGO Ideas Set Is Coming

LEGO Ideas is the user-generated site that allows people to create future LEGO sets and have people vote on them to become actual LEGO released sets. This round of voting, sets included in the vote were awesome choices: A Spaceballs Eagle 5, The Adams Family Mansion, an Ultimate Collectors Series Star Wars Landspeeder, and a […]

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'Hidden Figures' Is So Much Better Than It Has Any Right To Be

Hidden Figures tells the fascinating story of three women who have been overlooked by history with great performances and an easy going confidence that their material is worth it. Title: Hidden Figures Director: Theodore Melfi Summary: Based on a true story. A team of African-American women provide NASA with important mathematical data needed to launch […]


Taraji P. Henson Calculates Launch Trajectory In Hidden Figures Trailer

Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer and Janelle Monáe star in the trailer for the upcoming drama Hidden Figures as three African-American women working at NASA in the 1960s. Their mission: put astronaut John Glenn into orbit. But a long the way, they face prejudice, the pressures of their home lives and a nation near the […]