The Newsroom
The Newsroom
The Newsroom

2014

15

3 Seasons

Drama

The Newsroom

: Smart, topical, humorous and highly entertaining, this drama series takes a behind-the-scenes look at a high-rated cable-news programme, focusing on the on- and off-camera lives of its acerbic anchor and the ideological staff that have just been foisted upon him.

The Newsroom

: Smart, topical, humorous and highly entertaining, this drama series takes a behind-the-scenes look at a high-rated cable-news programme, focusing on the on- and off-camera lives of its acerbic anchor and the ideological staff that have just been foisted upon him.
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2014

15

3 Seasons

Drama

The Newsroom

: Smart, topical, humorous and highly entertaining, this drama series takes a behind-the-scenes look at a high-rated cable-news programme, focusing on the on- and off-camera lives of its acerbic anchor and the ideological staff that have just been foisted upon him.

The Newsroom

: Smart, topical, humorous and highly entertaining, this drama series takes a behind-the-scenes look at a high-rated cable-news programme, focusing on the on- and off-camera lives of its acerbic anchor and the ideological staff that have just been foisted upon him.
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E 1 - We Just Decided To

1h 10m

In the aftermath of his public tirade, news anchor Will McAvoy returns to his job to find most of his staff are leaving. An immediate challenge faces Will & his overhauled staff when breaking news comes over the wire.

In the aftermath of his public tirade, news anchor Will McAvoy returns to his job to find most of his staff are leaving. An immediate challenge faces Will & his overhauled staff when breaking news comes over the wire.

E 2 - News Night 2.0

55m

Mac asserts control over the new incarnation of News Night and enlists a beautiful on-air economist. Jim takes the fall for a Maggie miscue while Charlie forbids Reese from continuing his furtive meetings with Will.

Mac asserts control over the new incarnation of News Night and enlists a beautiful on-air economist. Jim takes the fall for a Maggie miscue while Charlie forbids Reese from continuing his furtive meetings with Will.

E 3 - The 112th Congress

56m

In an on-air editorial, Will apologises for past newscasts & promises a new era of integrity for News Night. His new approach rankles the CEO of ACN's parent company, who warns that Will's stance will not be tolerated.

In an on-air editorial, Will apologises for past newscasts & promises a new era of integrity for News Night. His new approach rankles the CEO of ACN's parent company, who warns that Will's stance will not be tolerated.

E 4 - I'll Try To Fix You

57m

A New Year's Eve confrontation lands Will in the tabloids. Against Reese's wishes, Will refuses to follow the media rumour mill and makes a call on a breaking story.

A New Year's Eve confrontation lands Will in the tabloids. Against Reese's wishes, Will refuses to follow the media rumour mill and makes a call on a breaking story.

E 5 - Amen

52m

While covering the ejection of Egypt's president, the team learns of a protest in Wisconsin over budget cuts detrimental to public sector union employees, leading everyone to try to cover both stories simultaneously.

While covering the ejection of Egypt's president, the team learns of a protest in Wisconsin over budget cuts detrimental to public sector union employees, leading everyone to try to cover both stories simultaneously.

E 6 - Bullies

55m

Insomnia drives Will to keep a long-standing therapy appointment. Sloan pushes too hard during the Japanese nuclear crisis and Will comes to recognise the cause & effect of being a bully.

Insomnia drives Will to keep a long-standing therapy appointment. Sloan pushes too hard during the Japanese nuclear crisis and Will comes to recognise the cause & effect of being a bully.

E 7 - 5/1

51m

Staff cut short their one-year anniversary party and rush back to the newsroom amidst a flurry of speculation when they learn the President will be making an impromptu national address on a matter of national security.

Staff cut short their one-year anniversary party and rush back to the newsroom amidst a flurry of speculation when they learn the President will be making an impromptu national address on a matter of national security.

E 8 - The Blackout, Part 1: Tragedy Porn

55m

The refusal to lead with a pair of sensational stories causes ratings to plummet and forces Will & Mac to abandon their principles in order to lure back viewers & shore up the network's bid to land a Republican debate.

The refusal to lead with a pair of sensational stories causes ratings to plummet and forces Will & Mac to abandon their principles in order to lure back viewers & shore up the network's bid to land a Republican debate.

E 9 - The Blackout, Part 2: Mock Debate

53m

Will and the staff stage a mock debate for a pair of Republican Party officials. Mac has an epiphany during a power outage, Charlie vets an NSA insider's credibility and Lisa goes off-script during an on-air interview.

Will and the staff stage a mock debate for a pair of Republican Party officials. Mac has an epiphany during a power outage, Charlie vets an NSA insider's credibility and Lisa goes off-script during an on-air interview.

E 10 - The Greater Fool

59m

In the season finale, Nina Howard's damning revelation jeopardises Will's future at ACN. Meanwhile, Will, Mac and Charlie face off with Leona and Reese during a tension-filled lunch meeting.

In the season finale, Nina Howard's damning revelation jeopardises Will's future at ACN. Meanwhile, Will, Mac and Charlie face off with Leona and Reese during a tension-filled lunch meeting.