Weekend box office numbers helped push Hidden Figures past La La Land to become 2016's highest-grossing Oscar nominee, with a total of $119.5 million. La La Land, still a success, stands at $118.2 million. Per EW, Hidden Figures’ SAG Awards win could give it an Oscar boost for best picture.
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Octavia Spencer should win an Oscar for the “I know you probably believe that” line. For me that was the most memorable and timely moment in the whole film.