Cady Coleman had just finished watching Sandra Bullock in The Blind Side when the actress reached out to her for advice.
Coleman, a self-described fan, had never met or spoken to Bullock before and so the contact in the spring of 2011 came out of the blue, or more appropriately, the blackness of outer space.
A veteran NASA astronaut, Coleman was about two-thirds of her way through a 5-month stay aboard the International Space Station at the time. Bullock, meanwhile, was set to portray an astronaut in director Alfonso Cuarón’s movie Gravity , opening in theaters Oct. 4. [See Photos from ‘Gravity,’ a Space Thriller] Read more…
Via: Mashable: Film