The Newsroom 3 Seasons 2012
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1. We Just Decided To Series Pilot. Surviving the fallout from a meltdown, ACN 'News Night' anchor Will McAvoy returns to his job and faces a new executive producer (a former girlfriend), a staff overhaul, and a breaking-news challenge.
2. News Night 2.0 Mac asserts control over the new incarnation of News Night and enlists a beautiful and brainy on-air economist, Sloan Sabbith, to do a nightly segment. Jim takes the fall for a Maggie miscue; a long-festering breakup secret gets out.
3. The 112th Congress In an on-air editorial, Will apologizes for past newscasts and promises a new era of integrity for News Night. Will's new approach rankles CEO Leona Lansing. Jim soothes Maggie during a panic attack; Don charges Elliot to get in the game.
4. I'll Try to Fix You Will's 'mission to civilize' takes a hit when he finds himself in the tabloid spotlight. Wade approaches Will with a story; Don gets Maggie to fix Jim up with her roommate; Will refuses to follow the media rumor mill and make a call on a breaking story.
5. Amen In the midst of its coverage of the ouster of Egyptian President Mubarak, the 'News Night' team learns of a teachers' protest in Wisconsin, prompting them to get side-by-side views of the simultaneous uprisings on air.
6. Bullies Will keeps a long-standing therapy appointment. Subbing for Elliot during the Japanese nuclear crisis, Sloan's interrogation of a Tokyo power-company spokesperson lands her in hot water. Will comes to recognize the causes and effects of being a bully.
7. 5/1 An anonymous source contacts Charlie and provides advance details on an imminent story of national importance. When news breaks that the President will be making a televised speech that night, the 2.0 staff cuts short its anniversary party.
8. The Blackout Part I: Tragedy Porn News Night's refusal to lead with a pair of sensational stories causes ratings to plummet--and forces Will and Mac to abandon their principles in order to lure back viewers and shore up the network's bid to land a Republican debate.
9. The Blackout Part II: Mock Debate Will and the staff stage a mock debate for two Republican Party officials. Mac has an epiphany during a power outage; Charlie vets the credibility of an NSA insider; Lisa goes off-script during an interview; Neal goes undercover as an internet troll.
10. The Greater Fool Season One Finale. Nina Howard surprises Mac with a damning revelation; Jim and Maggie reach a crossroad; Sloan weighs a new job offer; Neal uses his internet alter-ego to smoke out a threat. Will, Mac, and Charlie face off with Leona and Reese.
About The Newsroom An introduction to the characters and storylines of the HBO series 'The Newsroom' with creator Aaron Sorkin, star Jeff Daniels, and others.
The Newsroom In Brief: Will McAvoy Get to know volatile ACN news anchor Will McAvoy of 'The Newsroom' with Jeff Daniels, Aaron Sorkin, and others.
The Newsroom: Mission Control A visit to the cavernous and intricately detailed control room of 'The Newsroom' featuring interviews with the cast and crew.
The Newsroom In Brief: Mission of ACN An introduction to the fictional ACN cable news channel of 'The Newsroom' by creator Aaron Sorkin, star Jeff Daniels, and others.
|Starring||Jeff Daniels, Emily Mortimer|
|Supporting actors||John Gallagher Jr., Alison Pill, Thomas Sadoski, Dev Patel, Olivia Munn, Sam Waterston, Adam Arkin, David Krumholtz, Terry Crews, Paul Schneider, Kelen Coleman, Jake McDorman, Adina Porter, Chris Chalk, Lindsey Kraft, Margaret Judson, Wynn Everett, Thomas Matthews|
|Producers||Denis Biggs, Eli Bush, Dauri Chase, Christine Larson, Lauren Lohman, Greg Mottola, Alan Poul, Sarah Rath, Paul Redford, Scott Rudin, Aaron Sorkin|
|Purchase rights||Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details|
|Format||Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)|
Aron Sorkin wrote the script, do I need to say more.
The first episode was fantastic- right as could be!
Will be a superb series if this direct approach continues
I stumbled across this show and just LOVE it! It is smart, quick, deep, moving, and witty. I love the cast and characters, I just wish this were real! Read morePublished 19 days ago by Connie Smith
Captures your attention instantly. You don't want to stop watching it.Published 22 days ago by Allison B. McCarthy
Intensity is the first word that comes to mind - then great acting - then well written.Published 23 days ago by John R. Shearer