Composer-conductor Benjamin Wallfisch is a 2017 Golden Globe Nominee for Best Original Score Fox 2000 Pictures’ Hidden Figures. Benjamin shares the nomination with Hans Zimmer and Pharrell Williams.
Hidden Figures is the inspirational untold true story Katherine Johnson (portrayed by Taraji P. Henson), the African American physicist and mathematician who calculated flight trajectories for NASA’s Project Mercury and the 1969 Apollo 11 flight to the moon. The film, directed by Theodore Melfi, was co-written by the director and Allison Schroeder, based on the nonfiction book of the same name by Margot Lee Shetterly. The film, which also stars Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monáe, Kevin Costner, Kirsten Dunst and Jim Parsons, will be given a limited release on December 25, 2016, before its wide release on January 6, 2016.
Listen to the Hidden Figures soundtrack on Spotify