Despite knowing Hollywood would likely "blacklist" her she took the role and decided to do something she believes in.
As seen on Fox & FriendsA movie set for release next year tells the powerful story of Abby Johnson, a former Planned Parenthood clinic director who quit and became a pro-life activist.
Johnson was involved in 22,000 abortions and counseled countless woman on their reproductive rights, but said she quit in 2009 after she witnessed an abortion on an ultrasound.
The actress who will play Johnson in "Unplanned" talked to Ainsley Earhardt Tuesday about the role, her own pro-life stance and a family secret she learned while filming.
Ashley Bratcher said she considered herself pro-life with "shades of grey" and did not know Johnson's story before auditioning for the starring role.