Hilary Swank and Tom Wilkinson have signed on to star in the upcoming drama DENIAL. The film follows the true story of Deborah Lipstadt, who was sued by the most notorious Holocaust denier, David Irving, who puts the task on her to prove the Holocaust actually happened. She must fight against the people who have manipulated data regarding the horrific events. David Hare and Max Borenstein have adapted the book History on Trial: My Day in Court With a Holocaust Denier by Lipstadt.
Swank is known for her roles in the Academy Award winning film Million Dollar Baby, and the romantic film P.S. I Love You.
Wilkinson is known for his roles in the films Batman Begins and Michael Clayton, alongside of George Clooney.
Swank is repped by CAA.
Lou Chase | Staff Writer