Kerry Washington to play Anita Hill in HBO movie

 

Scandal” star Kerry Washington will portray Anita Hill in HBO’s forthcoming film, “Confirmation,” about Clarence Thomas‘ 1991 Supreme Court confirmation hearings.

Hill faced one of the biggest challenges of her life and sparked a national debate when she accused Thomas of sexual harassment during her testimony.

Kerry Washington is also the executive producer of “Confirmation.” HBO has yet to announce an air date for the film.

I will keep you posted.

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