CONFIRMATION: Kerry Washington Stands Alone in HBO’s New Film

confirmation_still

Kerry Washington stars as Anita Hill in HBO’s CONFIRMATION, a TV film about the 1991 Washington, D.C. sexual harassment scandal.

CONFIRMATION centers on the confirmation hearing of Supreme Court nominee Clarence Thomas, who was accused by Hill of sexual harassment. Thomas denied the claims emphatically, while Hill appeared on television to insist that she was telling the truth.

In addition to Washington, the film also stars Greg Kinnear, Jennifer Hudson, Eric Stonestreet,  Jeffrey Wright, Alison Wright, Dylan Baker, Erika Christensen, Kimberly Elise, Malcolm Gets, Grace Gummer, Bill Irwin, Zoe Lister-Jones, Peter McRobbie and Treat Williams.

CONFIRMATION will air on  April 16 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT on HBO

For all the latest TV news and reviews