tv.broadwayworld.com

Click Here for Articles About THE NEWSROOM

Patton Oswalt, Rosemarie DeWitt Join THE NEWSROOM

Related Links
BroadwayWorld TV to Expand Coverage for 2014-2015 TV SeasonBroadwayWorld TV to Expand Coverage for 2014-2015 TV Season
September 14, 2014
HBO to Premiere New Seasons of 'NEWSROOM', 'COMEBACK' & GETTING ON, 11/9HBO to Premiere New Seasons of 'NEWSROOM', 'COMEBACK' & GETTING ON, 11/9
September 09, 2014
Gannett Names Ellen Crooke VP of News for Gannett BroadcastingGannett Names Ellen Crooke VP of News for Gannett Broadcasting
August 28, 2014
VIDEO: First Teaser for Final Season of HBO's THE NEWSROOMVIDEO: First Teaser for Final Season of HBO's THE NEWSROOM
August 25, 2014
Related: THE NEWSROOM, HBO

Patton-Oswalt-Rosemarie-DeWitt-Join-THE-NEWSROOM-20121109

Former UNITED STATES OF TARA co-stars, Patton Oswalt and Rosemarie DeWitt, are set to join the second season of Aaron Sorkin hit HBO series, THE NEWSROOM, The Hollywood Reporter confirmed today.

Oswalt will take on the role of Jonas Pfeiffer, the new VP of human resources at Atlantis Cable News. DeWitt will play Rebecca Halliday, a lawyer defending Atlantis in a lawsuit.

The premiere date of Season 2 has yet to be set by the network, though production on its sophomore outing begins next week.

Created by Aaron Sorkin (Oscar(R) winner for writing "The Social Network," executive producer and writer of the multiple Emmy(R) winner "The West Wing"), the newHBO drama series follows a news team on its quixotic mission to reclaim the legacy of Murrow and Cronkite in the face of a fickle audience, corporate mandates and tangled personal relationships.

The series is executive produced by Sorkin, Scott Rudin (the Oscar(R) winner "No Country for Old Men") and Alan Poul (HBO's multiple Emmy(R) winner "Six Feet Under"). Jeff Daniels (Golden Globe nominee for "The Squid and the Whale," "Something Wild" and "The Purple Rose of Cairo") stars as Will McAvoy andEmily Mortimer ("Hugo," "Shutter Island") stars as MacKenzie McHale.


BLOGS
Spoiler Alert! THE VOICE Recap for Blind Audition Night Three 9/29; Full Results!Spoiler Alert! THE VOICE Recap for Blind Audition Night Three 9/29; Full Results! VIDEO: Rachel Bloom Inappropriately Announces Santino Fontana Joins Her Showtime Pilot
VIDEO: Rachel Bloom Inappropriately Announces Santino Fontana Joins Her Showtime Pilot
But, Wait! What's On TV Tonight? Tuesday, Sept 30th: Modern MY FAIR LADY 8:00-8:30pm: SELFIE | ABC

9:00-9:30pm: NEW GIRL | Fox

11:00-11:30pm: HAPPYLAND | MTV

Click for more picks!

Become a Fan, Follower & Subscriber