Lucy in the Sky is a 2019 American science fiction drama film co-written and directed by Noah Hawley (in his feature directorial debut) and starring Natalie Portman, Jon Hamm, Zazie Beetz, Dan Stevens, Colman Domingo, and Ellen Burstyn.
The film was produced by Fox Searchlight Pictures and had its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival on September 11, 2019, and was theatrically released on October 4, 2019, by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. READ MORE
Astronaut Lucy Cola returns to Earth after a lengthy space mission where she begins an affair with fellow astronaut Mark Goodwin. Due to her experience far from home, Lucy heads into a downward spiral as she loses connection to her family, and when her lover begins another affair with an astronaut trainee, the bottom drops out.
Director: Noah Hawley (FARGO)
Writers: Brian C. Brown (story by), Elliott DiGuiseppi (story by)
Stars: Natalie Portman, Jon Hamm, Zazie Beetz
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The film is loosely based on astronaut Lisa Nowak's criminal activities around her romantic involvement with fellow astronaut William Oefelein.