Episode Info

The Mercury 7 families live the glamorous life in Houston, while the Cold War intensifies and the Cuban Missile Crisis comes to a head. At the same time, with the arrival of the Gemini Project wives, group dynamics begin to change; tensions ease between Trudy and Gordo; and Marge and Deke embrace new roles.


Joanna Garcia
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 Shepherd
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
Aaron McCusker
as Wally Schirra
Luke Kirby
as Max Kaplan
Evan Handler
as Duncan Porter
Catherine Dent
as Beverly Davis
Haley Strode
as Jane Conrad
Antonia Bernath
as Susan Borman
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