The Newsroom Episodes

2012, TV Show

The Newsroom Episode: "The First Thing We Do, Let's Kill All the Lawyers"

Season 2, Episode 1
Episode Synopsis: It's September 2011 as the second season opens, but Will's remark on the air gets him KO'd from coverage of the 9/11 anniversary. Meanwhile, Jim volunteers to fill in for a reporter covering the Romney presidential campaign; Neal investigates the beginnings of Occupy Wall Street; and a lawyer for "News Night" questions the staff about a controversial story.
Original Air Date: Jul 14, 2013
Guest Cast Trieu Tran: Joey Phan Chris Messina: Reese Lansing Chasty Ballesteros: Tea Hamish Linklater: Jerry Dantana Ben Koldyke: Cyrus West Anna Khaja: Shannon Hammid Jane Fonda: Leona Lansing Chris Chalk: Gary Cooper Adina Porter: Kendra James Joel Johnstone: Cameron Marque Richardson: Mark Gage Marcia Gay Harden: Rebecca Halliday Aya Cash: Shelly Wexler Charlie Weirauch: Jake Watson Wynn Everett: Tamara Hart
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Season 2, Episode 1
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Length: 53:00
Aired: 7/14/2013

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Premiered: June 24, 2012, on HBO
Rating: TV-MA
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Premise: A drama set at a fictional cable-news network re-creates actual events to show how they're covered by "News Night" anchor Will McAvoy and his staff.



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