The lives of the astronaut wives during their NASA years and beyond - through speaking engagements and fashion shows, alcoholism and divorce.
Did You Know?
In this miniseries, Elizabeth Perkins plays the wife of astronaut Jim Lovell, and Tom Hanks plays Jim Lovell in the movie Apollo 13. Perkins and Hanks were love interests in the movie Big. Hanks' real-life spouse, Rita Wilson, plays Frank Borman's wife Susan in the miniseries. See more
The Public Affairs Officer commenting on the launch calls out 5, 4, 3, 2, 1, zero, ignition. However the Saturn V ignition sequence begins at T-8.9 seconds, leading up to liftoff when the count reaches zero. See more
References A Summer Place
Performed by The Shirelles
Written by Luther Dixon
(as Luthor Dixon) and Wes Farrell
Courtesy of Highland Music, Inc., by arrangement with the Rhino Entertainment Company See more