Fox Announces the 2 Grand Prize Winners for ‘The Search for Hidden Figures’ STEM Contest (Watch Their Presentations)

Joy Buolamwini

PepsiCo and 21st Century Fox, in partnership with the New York Academy of Sciences (NYAS), have announced the two grand prize winners from “The Search for Hidden Figures” scholarship contest which was announced in November 2016, before the film premiered in… Continue Reading

African American Business Leaders Partner with Fox for Initiative Offering 25,000+ Students FREE Admission to ‘Hidden Figures’ + More


New York City African American business leaders, in partnership with 20th Century Fox, Google, Facebook, Infor and AT&T, have launched an initiative to offer free admission to the critically-acclaimed feature, “Hidden Figures,” for over 25,000 students in New York. New… Continue Reading

2017 Writers Guild Awards: Screenplay Nominations Announced (‘Moonlight,’ ‘Fences’ & ‘Hidden Figures’ Made the Cut)


The Writers Guild of America, East (WGAE) and the Writers Guild of America, West (WGAW) have announced nominations for outstanding achievement in screenwriting during 2016. Winners will be honored at the 2017 Writers Guild Awards on Sunday, February 19, 2017,… Continue Reading

Interview: ‘Hidden Figures’ Author Margot Lee Shetterly Talks Uncovering a Rich and Powerful Story (Opens Christmas Day)

Margot Lee Shetterly

Though her father was a research scientist at NASA’s Langley Research Center, writer, researcher, and entrepreneur Margot Lee Shetterly knew very little of the Black female engineers, scientists, and mathematicians that helped catapult the United States into the space race… Continue Reading