I could not keep silent.

Watch the first trailer for Confirmation, HBO’s upcoming movie directed by Rick Famuyiwa and starring Kerry Washington as Anita Hill, set to premiere on Saturday, April 16th.

The drama will details the 1991 Clarence Thomas Supreme Court nomination hearings, which brought the country to a standstill and forever changed the way we think about sexual harassment, victims’ rights and modern-day race relations.

Wendell Pierce, Greg Kinnear, Jennifer Hudson, Jeffrey Wright, Eric Stonestreet and Alison Wright co-star, with Erika Christensen, Grace Gummer, Dylan Baker, Zoe Lister-Jones, Peter McRobbie, Treat Williams and Bill Irwin.