The Right Stuff

The Right Stuff

Available on Disney+
Based on the 1979 book of the same name -- which also served as the source material for the popular 1983 film -- THE RIGHT STUFF tells the true story of the first United States astronauts, dubbed the Mercury Seven, including John Glenn (Patrick Adams, Suits) and Alan Shepherd (Jake McDorman). The series begins with the formation of NASA, then follows the selection and training of the chosen recruits, including John Glenn and Alan Shepard, the first American in space. The series also digs deep into their unexpected celebrity, personal lives and problems, and professional conflicts.
Starring Patrick J. Adams, Aaron Staton, Colin O'Donoghue