The Newsroom is an American drama television series created and primarily written by Aaron Sorkin that premiered on HBO on June 24, 2012. The series chronicles the behind-the-scenes events [how the cable covers news, etc.] at the fictional Atlantis Cable News (ACN) channel. It features an ensemble cast including Jeff Daniels as anchor Will McAvoy, who, together with his staff set out to put on a news show "in the face of corporate and commercial obstacles and their own personal entanglements.At 5 episodes as of Season 1, I am already sure I am going to wait for Season 2 (yes, HBO ordered another season) and probably buy original DVDs. I like this series so much that I even downloaded the movie they were discussing in one of the episodes!
Patiently waiting for episode 6... :-)
And oh, not that it's a big deal, Olivia Munn plays a commentator with a Ph.D. in economics. Oh my...