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Leonardo DiCaprio relaunching 'The Right Stuff' as National Geographic TV series
http://www.collectspace.com/news/news-072617a-the-right-stuff-dicaprio-natgeo.html

"The Right Stuff," journalist Tom Wolfe's venerable tale of real-life test pilots and early astronauts, is being developed as a new dramatic series for television by Leonardo DiCaprio for National Geographic.

The deal, announced Tuesday (July 25), will see DiCaprio and Jennifer Davisson of Los Angeles-based Appian Way Productions executive produce the series, which will adapt Wolfe's 1979 book about NASA's Mercury astronauts as a starting point. "The Right Stuff" series will be produced in association with Warner Horizon Scripted Television.

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And by some bizarre coincidence, actor Sam Shepard (The Right Stuff Chuck Yeager) has died today.
http://deadline.com/2017/07/sam-shepard-has-died-at-73-1202139154/

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And by some bizarre coincidence, actor Sam Shepard (The Right Stuff Chuck Yeager) has died today.
http://deadline.com/2017/07/sam-shepard-has-died-at-73-1202139154/
Gone too soon, rest in peace Sam...
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