Science Channel Debuts Its First Dramatic Film, The Challenger Disaster

November 6, 2013

The Challenger Disaster is the riveting story of  Dr. Richard Feynman and his efforts to uncover the cause of the Challenger explosion.  Co-produced by the BBC, The Challenger Disaster marks Science Channel’s first-ever dramatic feature film. And what a debut it is! Featuring powerful performances by an all-star cast including William Hurt as the famed, Nobel Award-winning physicist, Bruce Greenwood, Brian Dennehy, Joanne Whalley, and Eve Best, this is a movie no fan of science and drama can afford to miss .

The Challenger Disaster premieres on Saturday, November 16, at 9pm E/P, only on Science Channel (ch. 284).