The Newsroom

  • 2004
  • TV Show
  • None

A self-serving news director presides over a regional broadcast in this acclaimed satire from Canadian writer-director-star Ken Finkleman. Seven years separated the first and second sets of 13 episodes, during which time he created three other limited-run series, plus a TV-movie (`Escape from the Newsroom') based on the earlier 13 episodes.

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Will McAvoy
03:11 — Get to know volatile ACN news anchor Will McAvoy of 'The Newsroom' with Jeff Daniels, Aaron Sorkin, and others.
Season 2 Invitation to the Set
01:36 — Aaron Sorkin sets up the compelling story arc for Season 2 of 'The Newsroom' in this preview.
Season 1
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Season 1
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TV Is the Answer: The Newsroom
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  • Premiered: January 12, 2004
  • Rating: None
  • Premise: A self-serving news director presides over a regional broadcast in this acclaimed satire from Canadian writer-director-star Ken Finkleman. Seven years separated the first and second sets of 13 episodes, during which time he created three other limited-run… (more)

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