Posted by | Ray Cornelius 

Watch Kerry Washington in the new 1-minute trailer for the real-life Washington scandal “Confirmation” airing this April on HBO.

The made-for-television drama examines 1991 debacle when Judge Clarence Thomas’ nomination to the United States’ Supreme Court is called into question over accusations that sexually harassed former colleague and attorney Anita Hill.

Washington will star as Hill and Judge Thomas is portrayed by Wendell Pierce. “Confirmation” also features Jennifer HudsonJeffrey Wright, Greg KinnearKristen Ariza, and Kimberly Elise. 

“Confirmation” is directed by Rick Famuyiwa of “Dope” fame and is written by Susannah Grant of “Erin Brockovich.”

Take a look below and tell us what you think…

Photo Credit: