National Geographic (259806)

One of the movies that created quite a stir in 2016 and was nominated for several major awards may now become a TV series on the National Geographic channel. It’s being reported by Variety that “Hidden Figures,” a stunning film about several Black women who were major mathematicians in the NASA space program, is being developed as a TV series. The movie was a major success, bringing in more than $235 million at the box office. It starred Tariji P. Henson and Octavia Spencer, among others. The television series is being produced by the same two who were executive producers of the film. No cast has been announced yet. Stay tuned!