hidden figures

The Oscar-nominated film “Hidden Figures” about the untold story of the black women mathematicians who worked at NASA during the space race will screen for free in select U.S. cities in celebration of Black History Month. AMC Theaters and 21st Century Fox said Tuesday that screenings will take place on Feb. 18 at 10 a.m. […]

Fresh off the news that it is now the highest-grossing Academy Award-nominated film this year (with $127.5 million and counting,) Hidden Figures continues to inspire little girls everywhere with its incredible true story that is the epitome of #BlackGirlMagic. Since the film has been such a hit and resonated with so many, especially those in […]

We bet a lot of folks in Hollywood and beyond didn’t see this coming. We’re talking about the fact that “Hidden Figures” is now the highest grossing Oscar nominated film of the year. The movie that tells the story of three black women, Katherine Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan, and Mary Jackson who helped John Glenn launch into […]

Director Theodore Melfi says he had to whitewash a couple of scenes in the Oscar-nominated movie Hidden Figures because it’s not fair to depict ALL the white characters and the white establishment as racist, even though history says otherwise. When interviewed by Vice, Melfi defended his decision to add a white savior into the story… because every […]

Hidden Figures and Rogue One did almost identical numbers at the box office this week. But it doesn't take rocket scientist to figure out the wildly different paths the two films took to reach Hollywood's highest rank.

The historical drama, Hidden Figures, starring Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer and Janelle Monae beat out Rogue One: A Star Wars Story to win the week’s box office with $22.8 million to Rogue One’s $22.1 million.

Astronaut Jeanette Epps will make history as the first African-American astronaut to fly on board the International Space Station as a flight engineer during an expedition in May 2018.

For most women wearing some type of shapewear or girdle is an uncomfortable reality at some point in their lives and regardless of how comfy they proclaim to be, you reach your breaking point sooner or later. That is exactly what happened to Hidden Figures co-stars Octavia Spencer and Kirsten Dunst, who recall the moment […]

Kim Burrell and Pharrell Williams teamed up to create an amazing single for the “Hidden Figures” soundtrack. What resulted was an awesome, motivating and upbeat celebration of both determination within the struggle, and the victory at the end. The new lyric video for the song is full of powerful images from the film, to make […]

Kim Burrell and Pharrell Williams teamed up to create an amazing single for the “Hidden Figures” soundtrack. What resulted was an awesome, motivating and upbeat celebration of both determination within the struggle, and the victory at the end. The new lyric video for the song is full of powerful images from the film, to make […]

Dove and Stellar Award winner Pastor Kim Burrell is just one of the many voices that will join the Hidden Figures original soundtrack produced by Pharrell Williams. She talks to the Tom Joyner Morning Show about the film’s single, I See The Victory. On working with Pharrell: “Life in the studio is Pharrell is a Breed. He […]