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The Astronaut Wives Club 

Based on Lily Koppel's best-selling titular novel, which tells the real story of the women who stood beside some of the biggest heroes in American history during the height of the space race.

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...  Betty Grissom 10 episodes, 2015
...  Rene Carpenter 10 episodes, 2015
...  Louise Shepard 10 episodes, 2015
...  Trudy Cooper 10 episodes, 2015
...  Marge Slayton 10 episodes, 2015
...  Annie Glenn 10 episodes, 2015
...  Jo Schirra 10 episodes, 2015
...  Alan Shepard 10 episodes, 2015
...  Gordo Cooper 10 episodes, 2015
...  Deke Slayton 10 episodes, 2015
...  Gus Grissom 10 episodes, 2015
...  John Glenn 10 episodes, 2015
...  Wally Schirra 10 episodes, 2015
...  Duncan Porter / ... 10 episodes, 2015
...  NASA Executive 9 episodes, 2015
...  Scott Carpenter 8 episodes, 2015
...  Reporter 7 episodes, 2015
Ron M Patterson ...  Mission Control 7 episodes, 2015
...  Max Kaplan 6 episodes, 2015
Candice Harrison ...  Gemini Wife / ... 6 episodes, 2015
...  Susan Borman 5 episodes, 2015
...  Alice Shepard 5 episodes, 2015
...  Julie Shepard 5 episodes, 2015
Kylie Arceneaux ...  Gemini Wife / ... 5 episodes, 2015
Ken Knight ...  Moon Ball Diner / ... 5 episodes, 2015
Elton LeBlanc ...  Bar Patron / ... 5 episodes, 2015
...  Astronaut / ... 5 episodes, 2015
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Based on Lily Koppel's best-selling titular novel, which tells the real story of the women who stood beside some of the biggest heroes in American history during the height of the space race.

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Клуб жен астронавтов  »

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Alan Shepard's daughter, Laura, was in Seventh Grade in St. Louis, Missouri on the day that her father made the first sub-orbital flight into space. The Principal took her to a private room to watch her father's famous flight. The rest of the class watched the lift-off and flight in the homeroom. See more »

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During the dinner honoring Alan Shepard's 6th anniversary flight, a photo of 'Earth Rise' is on display. This photo would not be taken until Apollo 8, a few years later. See more »

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Referenced in Geeks Who Drink: Rob Kazinsky vs. Dominic Monaghan (2015) See more »

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Glossy but not superficial
17 July 2015 | by See all my reviews

This is worth watching Being based on the real life astronauts of the space program this historical TV drama is by nature interesting. We've had the men's POV in "From the Earth to the Moon" and now this shows the impact on the wives and family lives. This series jumps a bit on the Mad Men bandwagon of portraying the 60s both in a nostalgic way and critical way. Everyone is perfectly groomed and pretty especially Yvonne Strahovski of 'Chuck' and Odette Annable. The infidelity is very Mad Men and it's interesting to see how the supportive wives deal with the cheating and anxiety of the missions. Insightful look at marriage back then.


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