Daily Mail – Kerry Washington’s latest role finds the actress playing yet another woman caught at the center of a political storm – Anita Hill.The newly released trailer for the HBO film Confirmation gives viewers their first look at the Scandal star as she takes on the role of the real-life woman who almost blocked Clarence Thomas from being appointed to the Supreme Court.
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