Even after the Donald Trump presidency, impeachment continues to be on the mind, thanks partially to Impeachment: American Crime Story.
After The Individuals v. O.J. Simpson and The Assassination of Gianni Versace, the FX anthology collection returns to deal with the Monica Lewinsky-Invoice Clinton intercourse scandal of 1998. Booksmart and Woman Fowl standout Beanie Feldstein will play Lewinsky, who, in her early 20s as a White Home intern, had a sexual relationship with then-President Clinton, spawning an investigation that led to his impeachment proceedings.
The actual Lewinsky, who bore the brunt of jokes for the reason that scandal broke, serves as an govt producer on Impeachment alongside Ryan Murphy, Nina Jacobson, Brad Simpson, and Brad Falchuk.
“Individuals have been co-opting and telling my half on this story for many years,” she advised Vainness Truthful. “In actual fact, it wasn’t till the previous few years that I have been capable of absolutely reclaim my narrative; nearly 20 years later. However I am so grateful for the expansion we have made as a society that enables individuals like me who’ve been traditionally silenced to lastly reintroduce my voice to the dialog.”
[This gallery was originally published Jan. 23, 2020, and most recently updated Sep. 2, 2021.]