HBO's Anita Hill Biopic Gets Premiere Date

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Kerry Washington will bring Hill's story to life in the April 16th debut.

ESSENCE.COM Feb, 03, 2016

Scandal’s Kerry Washington is set to make her debut as Anita Hill in HBO biopic Confirmation this coming spring, the network announced Tuesday: The drama is set to debut April 16.

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Confirmation follows the true story of Hill, an attorney who accused Clarence Thomas of sexual harassment when he was running for the Supreme Court. It also stars Wendell Pierce, Greg Kinnear, Jeffrey Wright, Eric Stonestreet, and Jennifer Hudson.

See Confirmation when it airs on HBO April 16 at 8 p.m. ET.

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