The Right Stuff

Flight (Season 1, Episode 8)
TV Episode | Drama, History

After Shepard's dramatic voyage to space, he feels underwhelmed and restless. Heeding Glenn's advice, Shepard attempts to quell his ambition with gratitude for his wife and children. While Shepard's marriage somehow remains intact, Gordo ...See moreAfter Shepard's dramatic voyage to space, he feels underwhelmed and restless. Heeding Glenn's advice, Shepard attempts to quell his ambition with gratitude for his wife and children. While Shepard's marriage somehow remains intact, Gordo and Trudy's may never recover. Meanwhile, when JFK publicly issues a challenge for NASA to send a man to the moon, Glenn's drive to top Shepard is reignited. Written by Disney See less
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Showrunner
Writers
Mark Lafferty (teleplay by) (developed for television by) | Vinnie Wilhelm (teleplay by) | Tom Wolfe (based on the book by)
Composer
Cinematographer
Editors
Matt Barber (as Matthew Barber) | Paul Karasick
Casting Director
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Status
Edit Released
Updated Nov 20, 2020

Release date
Nov 20, 2020 (United States)
Awards
Series awards
2 nominations

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Cast

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53 cast members
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Patrick J. Adams
John Glenn John Glenn   See fewer
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Eric Ladin
Chris Kraft Chris Kraft   See fewer
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James Lafferty
Scott Carpenter Scott Carpenter   See fewer
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Shannon Lucio
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Jake McDorman
Alan Shepard Alan Shepard   See fewer
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Sacha Seberg
Wernher Von Braun Wernher Von Braun   See fewer
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Eloise Mumford
Trudy Cooper Trudy Cooper   See fewer
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Colin O'Donoghue
Gordon Cooper Gordon Cooper   See fewer
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Jackson Pace
Glynn Lunney Glynn Lunney   See fewer
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Aaron Staton
Wally Schirra Wally Schirra   See fewer
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Micah Stock
Deke Slayton Deke Slayton   See fewer
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Aviva Sevilla
Gordo's Woman Gordo's Woman   See fewer
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Nora Zehetner
Annie Glenn Annie Glenn   See fewer
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Rachel Burttram
Betty Grissom Betty Grissom   See fewer
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Chandler Head
Cam Cooper Cam Cooper   See fewer
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Josh Cooke
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Kaley Ronayne
Dee O'Hara Dee O'Hara   See fewer
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Taegen Burns
Laura Shepard Laura Shepard   See fewer
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Lucy Capri
Janita Cooper Janita Cooper   See fewer
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Kevin Kedgley
Mission Control Specialist Crismore Mission Control Specialist Crismore   See fewer
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David Bolinger
Dave Glenn Dave Glenn   See fewer
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Avery Burns
Julie Shepard Julie Shepard   See fewer
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Kyra Johnson
Lyn Glenn Lyn Glenn   See fewer
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Christopher Cassarino
Henri Landwirth Henri Landwirth   See fewer
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Christopher Mann
Dr. Vance Marchbanks Dr. Vance Marchbanks   See fewer
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Ed Amatrudo
Dr. William Douglas Dr. William Douglas   See fewer
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Jade Albany Pietrantonio
Rene Carpenter Rene Carpenter   See fewer
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J. Scott Browning
Joe Schmitt Joe Schmitt   See fewer
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Michael MacCauley
James Webb (as Michael McCauley) James Webb (as Michael McCauley)   See fewer
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Andy Gion
Network / Recovery Network / Recovery   See fewer
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Steve Heinz
Air Force Senior Officer Air Force Senior Officer   See fewer
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Ella Paige
Martha Alice Shepard Martha Alice Shepard   See fewer
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Joshua Ritter
Carl "Roy" Hutmacher Carl "Roy" Hutmacher   See fewer
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Andrew Romano
Missile Systems Missile Systems   See fewer
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Jim Serrano
Flight Surgeon Flight Surgeon   See fewer
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Michael A. Blank
Gentleman in Cigar Bar (uncredited) Gentleman in Cigar Bar (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bradley Bowen
Taxi Driver (uncredited) Taxi Driver (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jim Cleary
Technician (uncredited) Technician (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ellen Marguerite Cullivan
Gawker (uncredited) Gawker (uncredited)   See fewer
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Rachel Harrison
Bar patron (uncredited) Bar patron (uncredited)   See fewer
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Andrew Heller
Airline passenger (uncredited) Airline passenger (uncredited)   See fewer
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Brandon Hofmann
Flight Dynamics Officer (uncredited) Flight Dynamics Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Raen Las
Gantry Bunny (uncredited) Gantry Bunny (uncredited)   See fewer
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Brooks Leibee
NASA Hard Hat Worker (uncredited) NASA Hard Hat Worker (uncredited)   See fewer
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David Levin
Reporter (uncredited) Reporter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Elissa Luna
Beach Civilian (uncredited) Beach Civilian (uncredited)   See fewer
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Daniel Noble
Doctor (uncredited) Doctor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles Privette
Bar Patron (uncredited) Bar Patron (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jimmy Rotondi
NASA Engineer (uncredited) NASA Engineer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Austan Sullivan
NASA Engineer (uncredited) NASA Engineer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Celia Wayne
Politician's Wife (uncredited) Politician's Wife (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

7.5 / 10 | 163 votes