Scandal’s Kerry Washington is set to make her debut as Anita Hill in the HBO biopic Confirmation this coming spring, the network just announced : The drama is set to debut April 16.
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.
The Scandal star is starring in and executive producing the movie about the 1991 Clarence Thomas Supreme Court nomination hearings (at which Hill testified).
See Confirmation when it airs on HBO April 16 at 8 p.m. ET.