Play Now The Right Stuff Season 1 Episode 4 “Advent”
The Russian space program achieves another milestone when their probe takes pictures of the far side of the moon. NASA brings in rocket scientist and former Nazi Werner von Braun, who clashes with Kraft. The Seven confront Gilruth over their role in program. Glenn spends Christmas lobbying for presidential candidate John F. Kennedy. Shepard and his wife, Louise, adopt Louise’s orphaned niece. Cooper is contacted by his ex-lover, Lurleen, which forces his confrontation and reconciliation with Trudy.
As 1960 approaches, a humiliating rocket launch throws the future of NASA into question.
Based on The Right Stuff by Tom Wolfe..
Creators: Mark Lafferty
Director: Nick Copus
Star Cast: Patrick J. Adams, Jake McDorman, Colin O’Donoghue, Patrick Fischler, Eric Ladin, James Lafferty, Shannon Lucio, Jake McDorman, Colin O’Donoghue, Jackson Pace, Eloise Mumford, Aaron Staton, Micah Stock, Michael Trotter, Nora Zehetner, Austan Sullivan, Rachel Burttram, Chandler Head, Kaley Ronayne, Taegen Burns, Lucy Capri
Producer (s): Matt Barber
Cinematographer: Evans Brown, Christopher Norr, Peter Menzies Jr., Adam Suschitzky
Music: Adam Taylor
Production House: Appian Way Productions, Warner Bros. Television, National Geographic Studios,
Original network / Official Sites: Disney+, Warner Bros. Television Distribution, Disney Media Distribution
Release Year: 23 October 2020 (USA)
Runtime: 50 min
Genres: Drama, History
U.S. fighter pilots are recruited to test experimental aircraft and rockets to become first Mercury astronauts. TV adaptation of Tom Wolfe’s book, ‘The Right Stuff’.