There aren’t too many sitcoms on the air featuring people in their 70s that are a hit, but, then again, most sitcoms don’t have the combined force of longtime friends Lily Tomlin and Jane Fonda. Neflix’s “Grace & Frankie” features the acclaimed actresses as two women who are left by their husbands at the same time […]
When “The Newsroom” returns to HBO this July for its second season, Will McAvoy (Jeff Daniels) is sequestered in a meeting in present day with the ACN network attorney (Marcia Gay Harden) as they prepare for a deposition.
The premiere of Aaron Sorkin’s new drama “The Newsroom” got off to a respectable start Sunday night, landing the third-highest premiere numbers for HBO since 2008.
Get ready for producer/writer Aaron Sorkin’s newest series about television. Five things you should know before this Sunday’s premiere …
Oscar- and Emmy-winning writer Aaron Sorkin tells us all about his new HBO series, “The Newsroom.” Full report …
LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Jesse Eisenberg and Aaron Sorkin are having a little bit of a reunion. Eisenberg, star of “The Social Network,” will appear in the pilot episode of Sorkin’s HBO series “The Newsroom.” Sorkin, of course, wrote the Oscar-winning screenplay for the 2010 film about the gestational era of Facebook. Alas, Eisenberg’s participation […]
LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – “True Blood” will sink its teeth into its fifth season on June 10, HBO said on Wednesday. The cable network also announced that its new series “The Newsroom” will premiere on June 24. The hit vampire drama “True Blood” kicks off its 12-episode season Sunday, June 10 at 9 p.m. In […]
NEW YORK – HBO says writer Aaron Sorkin is returning to TV with a series about cable news. The as-yet-untitled drama will center on a cable-news anchor played by Jeff Daniels and a newsroom boss played by Sam Waterston. Other cast members include Olivia Munn and Alison Pill. In making its announcement on Thursday, HBO […]
By Lesley Goldberg LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) – “Law & Order” veteran Sam Waterston has joined the cast of Aaron Sorkin’s cable news pilot at HBO. The project, tentatively titled “More as This Story Develops,” revolves around Will (Jeff Daniels), the co-anchor of a cable news show who must contend with a new team after […]
It’s probably spawned more spin-offs than any other show in TV history, but until now, the ‘Law & Order’ franchise has stayed mainly in New York. But with the cancellation last spring of the original ‘L&O’ – what the show’s cast and crew referred to lovingly as “the mothership” – ‘Law & Order’ is now […]