FLIGHT tells the redemption story of "Whip" (Washington), a commercial airline pilot who pulls off a heroic feat of flying in a damaged plane, saving 98 lives on a flight carrying 106 people. While the world begs to embrace him as a true American Hero, the everyman struggles with this label as he is forced to hold up to the scrutiny of an investigation that brings into question his behavior the night before the doomed flight.
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Contributor Bio: Zemeckis, Robert
Robert Zemeckis is the Academy Award-winning director of Back to the Future, Contact, and What Lies Beneath.
Contributor Bio: Goodman, John
John F. Goodman is a writer, former music critic, professor, and media consultant based in Oaxaca, Mexico
Sy Johnson is a jazz photographer, writer, pianist, singer, educator, and former Mingus arranger
Contributor Bio: Washington, Denzel
Washington is an award winning actor.
Contributor Bio: Leo, Melissa
Melissa Leo is best known as Detective Kay Howard on NBC's Homicide: Life on the Street, and the role of Emma on The Young Riders. She was nominated for a Daytime Emmy(R) for her role as Linda Warner on All My Children. Ms. Leo has guest starred on numerous television series including Law & Order, Legacy, The Equalizer, Spencer for Hire and Gideon Oliver. Her television movies include Carolina Skeletons, Scarlett and The Incident.
Contributor Bio: Greenwood, Bruce
CLIVE CUSSLER'S life nearly parallels that of his hero, Dirk Pitt. Whether searching for lost aircraft or leading expeditions to find famous shipwrecks, he has garnered an amazing record of success. With his NUMA crew of volunteers, Cussler has discovered more than sixty lost ships of historic significance, including the long-lost Confederate submarine Hunley. Like Pitt, Cussler collects classic automobiles. His collection features eighty examples of custom coachwork and is one of the finest to be found anywhere. Cussler divides his time between the deserts of Arizona and the mountains of Colorado.
Contributor Bio: Beauvais, Garcelle
Garcelle is Haitian born and immigrated to the United States at the age of seven. She has since charmed audiences with her dramatic and comedic abilities in both television and film. Garcelle is active with charities, creating children's books, and writing her popular monthly blog for People.com. Garcelle lives in Los Angeles, where she is happiest spending time with her sons Oliver and the twins, Jax and Jaid, who were the inspiration for the I Am Book Series.