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'Hidden Figures’ Subject Katherine Johnson Welcomed to Oscars 2017 Stage by Taraji P. Henson!

'Hidden Figures’ Subject Katherine Johnson Welcomed to Oscars 2017 Stage by Taraji P. Henson!

The stars of the movie Hidden Figures welcome the film’s subject Katherine Johnson to the stage at the 2017 Academy Awards held at the Dolby Theatre on Sunday (February 26) in Hollywood.

The film is nominated for Best Picture tonight and the three stars – Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, and Janelle Monae – introduced the real-life NASA physicist and mathematician while presenting an award at the show.

Octavia was nominated for Best Supporting Actress at the awards show this evening.

Watch the video of the touching moment at the Oscars below!

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