Set behind the scenes at fictional tv network Atlantis Cable News (ACN), The Newsroom follows the story of lead anchor Will McAvoy (Jeff Daniels) and his team of staff for their nightly news show. These include executive producer (and ex-girlfriend) MacKenzie McHale (Emily Mortimer), producer Jim Harper (John Gallagher, Jr.), associate producer Maggie (Alison Pill), economist Sloan Sabbith (Olivia Munn), and researcher/blogger Neal Sampat (Dev Patel).
The show is written and produced by the brilliant creator of The West Wing and Studio 60 – Aaron Sorkin.
UK Premiere Date Information
Latest UK Premiere Date
UK Channel: Sky Atlantic
Latest/Next UK Season: 3 (Final Season)
Latest/Next UK Premiere Date: 12 November 2014 at 10:00pm
Country of Origin: USA
Additional Airing Notes:
Arron Sorkin’s brilliant show about life in a US newsroom should be back late autumn in the UK for a 3rd and final season.
Previous UK Premiere Dates
Season 1 – Sky Atlantic – 10th July 2012 at 10pm
Season 2 – Sky Atlantic – 2nd September 2013 at 10pm
Next Season (if renewed): 3