(AP Images; Courtesy of HBO)
(AP Images; Courtesy of HBO)
(AP Images/Courtesy of HBO)

(The Hollywood Reporter) – HBO has found its Clarence Thomas.

Treme and The Odd Couple‘s Wendell Pierce has been tapped to play the Supreme Court justice in ConfirmationThe Hollywood Reporter has learned.

Confirmation, from HBO Films, details the explosive 1991 Supreme Court nomination hearings (at which Anita Hill testified), that brought the country to a standstill and forever changed the way people think about sexual harassment, victims’ rights and modern-day race relations.

Scandal star Kerry Washington is attached to play Hill and executive produce.


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