This weekend brought forth a big win for Taraji P. Henson!!! The actress, who leads the cast of box-office hit 'Hidden Figures', crossed the $100 million mark at the box-office by collecting $14 million in its fifth week of release to brings its cumulative total to $104 million.
The $25 million-budgeted film, which also stars Octavia Spencer and Janelle Monae, defied expectations and spent two consecutive weeks at the summit behind a vigorous marketing campaign by the studio and its stars, an A+ CinemaScore, and a 93% Rotten Tomatoes rating.
The Wrap: Fox and Chernin Entertainment’s “Hidden Figures” will take third place this weekend with an estimated $14 million, bringing its cumulative total up $104 million. The film starring Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer and Janelle Monae has been a critical and commercial success — the Oscar nominee holds a “Fresh” score of 93 percent on Rotten Tomatoes.
The film also scored a Best Picture nomination at the upcoming Academy Awards and earlier tonight, won the SAG Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture.
Taraji P. Henson Rings Up $100 Million At Box Office With 'Hidden Figures' Reviewed by Celebrity Bug on 1/29/2017 Rating: