The Astronaut Wives Club “Rendezvous” Episode 7

The Astronaut Wives Club

The Astronaut Wives Club “Rendezvous” Episode 7 airs Thursday, July 30 at 8pm on the ABC Television Network. In tonight’s episode, as the Gemini missions are being successfully launched and the Apollo program kicks into high gear, the pressure on the wives grows exponentially. Gemini wife Marilyn Lovell hides an unexpected pregnancy and other wives face an even greater challenge-becoming the first space widows.

Show Summary: A new television drama series based on the book by Lily Koppel, focuses on seven women who were key players behind some of the biggest events in American history. 

As America’s astronauts were launched on death-defying missions, the lives of their young wives were transformed, seemingly overnight, from military spouses to American royalty. As their celebrity rose, and tragedy began to touch their lives, they rallied together.