Janelle Monae and Pharrell Williams came through to the studio to talk about their new film, Hidden Figures, and why the movie struck such a chord with them and made them want to be involved. Janelle reveals that she reacted to the “Hidden Figures” script in a way that was different than how she had reacted to any other script before.

Pharrell, who is the film’s producer, talks about the beauty of the strong lead roles for three black women in the film, and its historical importance.  Check out the exclusive video above for more in this interview on the “Ed Lover Show.

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Janelle Monae & Pharrell On Feeling Compelled To Make “Hidden Figures” [EXCLUSIVE VIDEO]  was originally published on edlovershow.com