The anthology sequence beforehand devoted its first season to OJ Simpson’s homicide trial, and its second instalment to the killing of Gianni Versace.
Clinton was impeached by the House of Representatives on 19 December 1998 on the grounds of perjury to a grand jury and obstruction of justice. This stemmed from testimony he gave pertaining to his affair with Monica Lewinsky, a former White House intern, and unbiased counsel Ken Starr’s ensuing investigation.
His Senate trial occurred over 4 weeks between January and February 1999. On 12 February, the Senate voted to acquit him on each prices. The forty second US president thus remained in workplace till the tip of his second time period in January 2001.
Clinton is portrayed by Clive Owen in Impeachment. Beanie Feldstein stars as Monica Lewinsky, whereas Sarah Paulson portrays Lewinsky’s confidante and affair whistleblower Linda Tripp.
The sequence will start airing within the US on 7 September on FX. A second episode is scheduled for 14 September, with 10 episodes deliberate in complete and airing weekly.
Episodes are anticipated to be made out there to stream on Hulu for US subscribers after airing on TV.
A UK air date has but to be confirmed, however the first two seasons had been broadcast on BBC Two shortly after airing within the US.