The flick will reportedly focus on the now-65-year-old former secretary of State’s early years as a Washington lawyer.

The part seems to be coveted among Tinseltown’s A-listers.

“Regardless of people’s political affiliation or how they feel about Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonWoman behind pro-Trump Facebook page denies being influenced by Russians Trump: CNN, MSNBC 'got scammed' into covering Russian-organized rally Pennsylvania Democrats set to win big with new district map MORE, you don’t find people who question the quality of her intelligence or her drive. I want a wonderful actress who could embody that,” says Ponsoldt.

Witherspoon has given moolah to a number of female Democratic political candidates over the years, including Sens. Kirsten GillibrandKirsten Elizabeth GillibrandAmerican women will decide who wins and loses in 2018 elections Dems ponder gender politics of 2020 nominee Calls mount from Dems to give platform to Trump accusers  MORE (N.Y.) and Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth Ann WarrenTrump's SEC may negate investors' ability to fight securities fraud Schatz's ignorance of our Anglo-American legal heritage illustrates problem with government Dems ponder gender politics of 2020 nominee MORE (Mass.).

While Open Secrets indicates Chastain made no donations in the past five years, Seyfried gifted $1,000 toward Obama’s reelection bid last year.

One online betting site is already taking wagers on which actress will land the role. Seyfried is leading the pack of potential Clintons, with 8-1 odds on PaddyPower.com. Chastain, however, doesn’t even appear on the list.

“Rodham” is reportedly due to arrive in theaters around the time of the 2016 presidential race.

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