The Road to Cinema Podcast welcomes Oscar nominated ‘Hidden Figures’ screenwriter Allison Schroeder for an in-depth conversation on researching this extraordinary true story of three black, female mathematicians who helped propel the American space program in the early 1960s. We’ll also discuss Schroeder’s writing process for creating detailed, nuanced characters on the page, her passion projects, the potential of a ‘Hidden Figures’ Broadway musical, and her reaction upon hearing the news of her Oscar nomination for ‘Best Adapted Screenplay.’ Take a listen and don’t forget to subscribe to Jog Road Productions on YouTube for our Road to Cinema video interviews and subscribe on iTunes for The Road to Cinema Podcast! Drop us a line on Twitter @JogRoad, Facebook.com/jogroad and Instagram @jogroadproductions and let us know your thoughts on Road to Cinema. Enjoy! Click here to read our interview with Oscar nominated ‘Hidden Figures’ director and co-screenwriter Ted Melfi from The Road to Cinema Blog.