It was originally a drama.
We got the native Masshole to weigh in on what was a remarkably active year for the Boston accent in pop culture.
"She’s a woman without an audience, who’s a very, very good actress," says one industry insider.
What female star wouldn’t jump at such Oscar bait? Prepare the net: Here comes Hilary Swank!
In fact, she'll hold a press conference today bashing Swank's 'Conviction.'
"I'd much rather have a noble failure than a crappy show that just got canceled."
Hilary Swank stars in a weepie.