Check out your first look at Kerry Washington playing Anita Hill in the upcoming HBO film Confirmation!
The film is about the famous lawyer’s involvement in the “1991 Clarence Thomas-Hill Supreme Court nomination hearings, which brought the nation to a standstill and forever changed the way people think about sexual harassment, victims’ rights and race relations in the modern world.”
“Dear @HBO, Thank you for the profound opportunity of getting to inhabit Anita Hill and help tell this story! Yours Truly, K-Dub (aka super excited Exec Producer) #Confirmation,” Kerry wrote on Instagram along with the photo.
“Major mutual fangirling! LOVE HER. Sooooo much! #GlamourAwards,” Kerry wrote on Instagram with a pic of herself and Game of Thrones‘ Maisie Williams. Check out the cute pic below!
Earlier in the day, Kerry was all smiles while doing some shopping in London.
FYI: Kerry is wearing a David Koma top and skirt with EFFY and EF Collection jewels, and carrying an Edie Parker clutch. Kate is wearing a J. Mendel dress, Brian Atwood heels, and carrying a Jimmy Choo clutch. Rosie is wearing a Cushnie Et Ochs dress, Brian Atwood heels, and Jennifer Meyer jewels.
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“Some #TGIT gals. #InternationalUpfronts So much love,” Kerry wrote on Instagram with a pic of herself with Shonda Rhimes and Viola.
FYI: Priyanka is wearing a Monique Lhuillier dress, Christian Louboutin shoes, Edie Parker clutch, Jacob & Co. ring, and Alex Mika earrings. Kerry is wearing an Alexander Lewis dress, Le Silla shoes and EFFY Jewelry earrings. Viola is wearing a Carmen Marc Valvo dress. Erika is wearing a Boohoo clutch.
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According to TVLine.com, Portia has just been promoted to a series regular for the upcoming fifth season.
FYI: Kerry is wearing a Prabal Gurung dress, Jerome C. Rousseau shoes, and Swarovski bag. Portia is wearing a Zuhair Murad Couture dress and Kurt Geiger London shoes. Darby is wearing Kurt Geiger London shoes.
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Later that night, Kerrytweeted her excitement for Scandal‘s season four finale, which will air TONIGHT at 9/8c on ABC. See her tweet below.
FYI: Gabrielle is wearing a Rosie Assoulin dress, Giuseppe Zanotti heels, an Edie Parker clutch, and Nikos Koulis and Ilana Ariel jewels. Kerry is wearing a Self-Portrait dress, Christian Louboutin shoes, and Effy Jewelry. Uzo is wearing a Bibhu Mohapatra gown.
Kerry Washington is joined on the red carpet by Priyanka Chopra at the2015 ABC Upfrontpresentation at Lincoln Center’s Avery Fisher Hall on Tuesday (May 12) in New York City.
The 38-year-old Scandal actress helped welcome Priyanka, 32, into the ABC family. She is starring in the brand new series Quantico. Watch the trailer below!
“I’m thrilled with the news that Quantico is going to be a part of ABC’s 2015/16 primetime lineup. As an entertainer and actor, I am constantly looking for new challenges that push the boundaries of my creativity and talent,” Priyanka said in a statement. “This is a whole new experience for me and something that I am looking forward to diving into. Quantico has an incredibly talented cast and production team and I’ve had an amazing experience shooting the pilot episode with them. I can’t wait to get back on set to see where the writers lead us!”
FYI: Kerry is wearing an alice + olivia by Stacey Bendet jumpsuit, Christian Louboutin shoes, a Movado watch, and Lorraine Schwartz earrings. Priyanka is wearing an Alexander Wang dress and Christian Louboutin shoes. Bellamy is wearing a Sportmax top and skirt with Casadei shoes, an Edie Parker clutch, and Dana Rebecca Designs jewelry. Portia is wearing an Amanda Wakeley corset and pants. Darby is wearing a Rachel Zoe dress, Marskinryyppy by Nicole Brundage shoes, Vita Fede jewelry, and an Edie Parker clutch. Katie is wearing a Korovilas top and skirt, Topshop heels, House of Lavande Vintage earrings, and a Serapian purse.