Friday, 1 May 2015

Wendell Pierce to Play Clarence Thomas Opposite Kerry Washington in HBO’s ‘Confirmation’

“Scandal” actress plays Anita Hill in film based on 1991 Supreme Court nomination hearings
Kerry Washington, Anita Hill46th NAACP Image Awards Presented By TV One - Red Carpet
Wendell Pierce has been set to play Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas in HBO’s “Confirmation” opposite Kerry Washington, who will play Anita Hill, TheWrap has learned.
“Dope” writer, director and producer Rick Famuyiwa is set to direct the HBO film.
“Confirmation” details the explosive 1991 Clarence Thomas-Anita Hill Supreme Court nomination hearings, which brought the country to a standstill and forever changed the way we think about sexual harassment, victims rights and modern-day race relations.


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 Following several controversial magazine coversKerry Washingtonlooks absolutely stunning in the new issue of Marie Claire Everything about Kerry Washington screams confidence, and her May cover is no exception. Her brown eyes look fierce with purple shadow across the top and bottom of her eyelids (#eyeshadowgoals); her lips lie slightly parted, painted with a matte pink that enhances her whole face.