August 8, 2019 at 3:11 pm PDT | by Mariah Cooper
Monica Lewinsky to produce ‘Impeachment: American Crime Story’

Monica Lewinsky. (Photo via Wikimedia Commons)

Monica Lewinsky is set to produce the next installment of Ryan Murphy’s “American Crime Story,” Deadline reports.

“Impeachment: American Crime Story” will focus on former president Bill Clinton’s affair with then-White House intern Lewinsky.

Sarah Paulson will portray Linda Tripp, Lewinsky’s Defense Department co-worker who secretly recorded Lewinsky’s phone conversations where she discussed her relationship with Clinton. Beanie Feldstein (“Booksmart”) will play Lewinsky. Annaleigh Ashford will play Paula Jones, a former Arkansas state employee who sued Clinton for sexual harassment.

Production kicks off in February. The series will premiere on Sunday, September 27, 2020 on FX.

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