Elisabeth Moss is due to star as former Congresswoman Katie Hill in a film adaptation of her memoir from Blumhouse Productions.
However, the former politician’s staff are said to be “disappointed” by the move, claiming that Hill is “not a hero for women.”
The Handmaid’s Tale star is trying her hand at a biopic, which will be based on Hill’s forthcoming book “She Will Rise: Becoming a Warrior in the Battle for True Equality.”
“I am so honored to have the opportunity to portray Katie and to help tell her story. Her strength and work to amplify women’s voices is incredibly inspiring to me and her experiences could not be more important for us to magnify right now,” Moss said in a statement per Variety. “As always, Jason and the Blumhouse team are such incredible partners and Lindsey and I are thrilled to make something powerful with them and