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When Linda Tripp determined to document cellphone conversations with Monica Lewinsky as a way to catch her speaking about her involvement with Invoice Clinton, she did so with the urging of her buddy, Lucianne Goldberg, in her ear. In Ryan Murphy’s American Crime Story: Impeachment, we’ll get to see Sarah Paulson’s Tripp conspire with Margo Martindale as Goldberg to entrap Beanie Feldstein’s Lewinsky. Deadline broke the information of Martidale’s casting.
Goldberg was a literary agent and creator who was associates with Tripp, and incorrectly suggested her that it was completely legally to document conversations in Maryland with out the consent of the second celebration. In these surreptitiously recorded chats, Tripp tried to attract info out of Lewinsky in regards to the Clinton affair, and ultimately turned these recordings over to unbiased counsel Kenneth Starr. Martindale will make an ideal busy physique on this messy deception.