|The Astronaut Wives Club premieres June 18 on ABC. |
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The Astronaut Wives Club stars JoAnna Garcia Swisher as Betty Grissom; Yvonne Strahovski as Rene Carpenter; Dominique McElligott as Louise Shepard; Odette Annable as Trudy Cooper; Erin Cummings as Marge Slayton; Azure Parsons as Annie Glenn; Zoe Boyle as Jo Schirra; Desmond Harrington as Alan Shepard; Bret Harrison as Gordo Cooper; Wilson Bethel as Scott Carpenter; Kenneth Mitchell as Deke Slayton; Joel Johnstone as Gus Grissom; Sam Reid as John Glenn and Aaron McCusker as Wally Schirra. The first episode was directed by Lone Scherfig, director of the Academy Award®-nominated film “An Education.”
The Astronaut Wives Club is executive produced by Stephanie Savage (Gossip Girl, The O.C.); Josh Schwartz (The O.C., Chuck); Len Goldstein (The Carrie Diaries, Hart Of Dixie); Michael London (Milk, Appaloosa) and Janice Williams (All Good Things, The Hollars).