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{Video} Wendell Pierce Attends Atlanta Film Festival Screening Of Confirmation

(SL) – The Atlanta Film Festival held a special screening for HBO Films’ Confirmation’ which tells the story of Justice Clarence Thomas and Anita Hill.  Judge Thomas’ nomination to the United States Supreme Court is called into question when former colleague, Anita Hill testifies that he had sexually harassed her. Kerry Washington plays Anita Hill while Wendell Pierce takes on the role of Clarence Thomas.  I caught up with him on the red carpet and he talked about how he prepared himself to play Thomas.