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Why Octavia Spencer And Kirsten Dunst Rebelled Against Their ‘Hidden Figures’ Girdles





Days on movie sets are long ― even longer when they’re spent wearing constricting period garb. Just ask the cast of “Hidden Figures.”

The costumes in Theodore Melfi’s charming biopic about three black women who crunched the calculations NASA needed to send American astronauts to space may not seem as stuffy as, say, a regal Elizabethan drama. But Octavia Spencer told The Huffington Post that the actresses, opting for historical accuracy, donned girdles underneath the nice dresses and heels that working women were expected to wear in the 1960s. (Until the late ‘60s, it was considered vulgar and read more >>>

Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

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