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New space show about Mercury Seven coming to Disney +

National Geographic brings a new scripted program called The right thing to Disney + on October 9. The show is based on both the book and the previous movie of the same name. The book was written by Tom Wolfe and the 1983 film was directed by Philip Kaufman. Like its source material, the new show focuses on the Mercury Seven, who were the original seven American astronauts as they transition from military pilots to flying in space on the first outer space mission. Each of the eight episodes of the show will be one hour long, and future seasons are slated to carry the space agency drama all the way to the moon landing. The show looks really interesting and is a nice complement to the popular Apple TV + alternate history space progr...