The Newsroom – Season II Premiere

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The Newsroom – Season II Premiere

On July 15 right after the American premiere Strelka with the support of AMEDIA TV premiered the first of nine new episodes of The Newsroom, the one-hour drama created by Aaron Sorkin.

Smart, topical, thought provoking and highly entertaining, The Newsroom takes a behind-the-scenes look at a high-rated cable-news program at the fictional Atlantis Cable News (ACN) Network, focusing on the on- and off-camera lives of its acerbic anchor (Jeff Daniels), executive producer (Emily Mortimer), their newsroom staff (John Gallagher, Jr., Alison Pill, Thomas Sadoski, Olivia Munn, Dev Patel and others), news-division boss (Sam Waterston) and parent-company CEO (Jane Fonda).

Season 2 will take place over a five-day period leading up to Election Day 2012, and will encompass numerous flashbacks to earlier events from 2011 and 2012.

Aaron Sorkin – an Academy and Emmy-award winning American screenwriter, producer, and playwright, whose works include A Few Good Men, The American President, The West Wing, Sports Night, Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip, Charlie Wilson’s War, The Social Network, Moneyball and The Newsroom.

The Newsroom was nominated for Satellite Award in category Best Actor in a Series, Drama (Jeff Daniels) in 2012. The show was nominated for 2 Golden Globes in the categories – Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series – Drama (Jeff Daniels) and Best Television Series – Drama in 2013. Also The Newsroom won Eddie award in 2013.