The Newsroom: Season 2
Country of Origin: United States
Production year: 2013
Directors: Alan Poul, Jeremy Podeswa, Lesli Linka Glatter, Carl Franklin, Julian Farino, Anthony Hemingway, Jason Ensler
Rating: NR(Television)
UPC [Locale]: 883929-368761
Running time: 9:00 (540 Min.)
Casetype: Digipak, Slip Cover
Format: 1.78:1 Widescreen
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: November 04, 2014
Collection type: Owned (#4194)
Status: Available
Purchase date: November 27, 2014
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 10 / 10
Review (video): 8 / 10
Overview
Created by AARON SORKIN (The Social Network) and executibe produced by SORKIN, SCOTT RUDIN and ALAN POIL, THE NEWSROOM is back for an incredible second season. Featuring Jeff Daniels in his EMMY® AWARD-winning role and a stellar cast including EMILY MORTIMER, JOHN GALLAGHER JR., ALISON PILL, THOMAS SADOSKI, OLIVIA MUNN, DEV PATEL, SAM WATERSTON and JANE FONDA, the show focises on the dramatic events of 2011-2012 as the Atlantis Cable News Network (ACN) deals with its own internal crisis: a former producer alleged to have doctored a report about a military extraction involving sarin gas is suing for wrongful termination. Meanwhile, the network's staff and management try to overcome personal and professional complications as a momentous and historic election approaches.

Episodes:
1. First Thing We Do, Let's Kill All the Lawyers
2. The Genoa Tip
3. Willie Pete
4. Unintended Consequences
5. News Night with Will McAvoy
6. One Step Too Many
7. Red Team III
8. Election Night, Part I
9. Election Night, Part II
DVD Covers
The Newsroom: Season 2
The Newsroom: Season 2
Misc.
 • Profile Contributors
 • Invelos Profile Links
 • US IMDb
Genres
Television
Drama
Studios
Production Studios:
 • HBO Entertainment
Media Companies:
 • HBO Home Entertainment
 • Warner Home Video
Audio format
English  DTS HD Master Audio 5.1 (Matrixed 6.1)
French  DTS 5.1
Spanish  DTS 2-Channel Stereo
Spanish  DTS 5.1
Commentary  DTS 5.1
Subtitles
Danish
English
Finnish
French
Norwegian
Spanish
Swedish
Tags
TV
UltraViolet
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Episodes 1-3
2Episodes 4-6
3Episodes 7-9
Features
 • Feature Trailers
 • Featurettes
 • Commentary
 • Deleted Scenes
 • Digital Copy
Crew
 1. First Thing We Do, Let's Kill All the Lawyers
Direction
Alan Poul....Director
Writing
Aaron Sorkin....Created By
Aaron Sorkin....Screenwriter
Ian Reichbach....Story By
Aaron Sorkin....Story By
Production
Alan Poul....Executive Producer
Scott Rudin....Executive Producer
Aaron Sorkin....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Todd McMullen....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Ron Rosen....Film Editor
Music
Johnny Klimek....Composer
Thomas Newman....Theme By
Sound
Jim Stuebe....Production Sound Mixer
Mark Relyea....Supervising Sound Editor
Dennis Kirk....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Todd Orr....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
David Barbee....Sound Designer
Art
Richard Hoover....Production Designer
Hope Hanafin....Costume Designer
Katie Saunders....Costume Designer
Jane Galli....Make-up Artist
Karen McDonald....Make-up Artist
Danielle Friedman....Make-up Artist
John Gray....Visual Effects
Visual Effects by MFX
Scott Milne....Visual Effects
Chris Zapara....Visual Effects
Visual Effects by Encore VFX
Armen Kevorkian....Visual Effects
 2. The Genoa Tip
Direction
Jeremy Podeswa....Director
Writing
Aaron Sorkin....Created By
Aaron Sorkin....Screenwriter
Dana Ledoux Miller....Story By
Adam R. Perlman....Story By
Aaron Sorkin....Story By
Production
Alan Poul....Executive Producer
Scott Rudin....Executive Producer
Aaron Sorkin....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Todd McMullen....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Howard Leder....Film Editor
Music
Johnny Klimek....Composer
Thomas Newman....Theme By
Sound
Jim Stuebe....Production Sound Mixer
Mark Relyea....Supervising Sound Editor
Dennis Kirk....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Todd Orr....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
David Barbee....Sound Designer
Art
Richard Hoover....Production Designer
Hope Hanafin....Costume Designer
Katie Saunders....Costume Designer
Jane Galli....Make-up Artist
Karen McDonald....Make-up Artist
John Gray....Visual Effects
Visual Effects by MFX
Scott Milne....Visual Effects
Chris Zapara....Visual Effects
Visual Effects by Encore VFX
Armen Kevorkian....Visual Effects
 3. Willie Pete
Direction
Lesli Linka Glatter....Director
Writing
Aaron Sorkin....Created By
Aaron Sorkin....Screenwriter
Michael Gunn....Story By
Elizabeth Peterson....Story By
Aaron Sorkin....Story By
Production
Alan Poul....Executive Producer
Scott Rudin....Executive Producer
Aaron Sorkin....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Todd McMullen....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Michelle Tesoro....Film Editor
Music
Johnny Klimek....Composer
Thomas Newman....Theme By
Sound
Jim Stuebe....Production Sound Mixer
Mark Relyea....Supervising Sound Editor
Dennis Kirk....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Todd Orr....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
David Barbee....Sound Designer
Art
Richard Hoover....Production Designer
Hope Hanafin....Costume Designer
Katie Saunders....Costume Designer
Jane Galli....Make-up Artist
Karen McDonald....Make-up Artist
Danielle Friedman....Make-up Artist
John Gray....Visual Effects
Morgan Guynes....Visual Effects
Visual Effects by MFX
Scott Milne....Visual Effects
Chris Zapara....Visual Effects
 4. Unintended Consequences
Direction
Carl Franklin....Director
Writing
Aaron Sorkin....Created By
Aaron Sorkin....Writer
Production
Alan Poul....Executive Producer
Scott Rudin....Executive Producer
Aaron Sorkin....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Todd McMullen....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Ron Rosen....Film Editor
Music
Johnny Klimek....Composer
Thomas Newman....Theme By
Sound
Jim Stuebe....Production Sound Mixer
Mark Relyea....Supervising Sound Editor
Dennis Kirk....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Todd Orr....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
David Barbee....Sound Designer
Art
Richard Hoover....Production Designer
Hope Hanafin....Costume Designer
Katie Saunders....Costume Designer
Jane Galli....Make-up Artist
Karen McDonald....Make-up Artist
Danielle Friedman....Make-up Artist
Morgan Guynes....Visual Effects
Visual Effects by Encore VFX
Armen Kevorkian....Visual Effects
 5. News Night with Will McAvoy
Direction
Alan Poul....Director
Writing
Aaron Sorkin....Created By
Aaron Sorkin....Writer
Production
Alan Poul....Executive Producer
Scott Rudin....Executive Producer
Aaron Sorkin....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Todd McMullen....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Howard Leder....Film Editor
Music
Johnny Klimek....Composer
Thomas Newman....Theme By
Sound
Jim Stuebe....Production Sound Mixer
Mark Relyea....Supervising Sound Editor
Dennis Kirk....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Todd Orr....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
David Barbee....Sound Designer
Art
Richard Hoover....Production Designer
Hope Hanafin....Costume Designer
Dennis Bradford....Art Director
Katie Saunders....Costume Designer
Jane Galli....Make-up Artist
Karen McDonald....Make-up Artist
Danielle Friedman....Make-up Artist
Douglas Noe....Make-up Artist
Visual Effects by MFX
Scott Milne....Visual Effects
Chris Zapara....Visual Effects
 6. One Step Too Many
Direction
Julian Farino....Director
Writing
Aaron Sorkin....Created By
Aaron Sorkin....Writer
Production
Alan Poul....Executive Producer
Scott Rudin....Executive Producer
Aaron Sorkin....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Todd McMullen....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Michelle Tesoro....Film Editor
Music
Johnny Klimek....Composer
Thomas Newman....Theme By
Sound
Jim Stuebe....Production Sound Mixer
Mark Relyea....Supervising Sound Editor
Dennis Kirk....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Todd Orr....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
David Barbee....Sound Designer
Art
Richard Hoover....Production Designer
Hope Hanafin....Costume Designer
Dennis Bradford....Art Director
Katie Saunders....Costume Designer
Jane Galli....Make-up Artist
Karen McDonald....Make-up Artist
Danielle Friedman....Make-up Artist
John Ziegler....Visual Effects
Visual Effects by MFX
Scott Milne....Visual Effects
Chris Zapara....Visual Effects
Visual Effects by Encore VFX
Armen Kevorkian....Visual Effects
 7. Red Team III
Direction
Anthony Hemingway....Director
Writing
Aaron Sorkin....Created By
Aaron Sorkin....Writer
Production
Alan Poul....Executive Producer
Scott Rudin....Executive Producer
Aaron Sorkin....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Todd McMullen....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Ron Rosen....Film Editor
Music
Johnny Klimek....Composer
Thomas Newman....Theme By
Sound
Jim Stuebe....Production Sound Mixer
Mark Relyea....Supervising Sound Editor
Dennis Kirk....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Todd Orr....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
David Barbee....Sound Designer
Art
Richard Hoover....Production Designer
Hope Hanafin....Costume Designer
Dennis Bradford....Art Director
Karen Steward....Art Director
Katie Saunders....Costume Designer
Jane Galli....Make-up Artist
Karen McDonald....Make-up Artist
Deborah Zoller....Make-up Artist
Danielle Friedman....Make-up Artist
John Ziegler....Visual Effects
Visual Effects by MFX
Scott Milne....Visual Effects
Chris Zapara....Visual Effects
Visual Effects by Encore VFX
Armen Kevorkian....Visual Effects
 8. Election Night, Part I
Direction
Jason Ensler....Director
Writing
Aaron Sorkin....Created By
Aaron Sorkin....Writer
Production
Alan Poul....Executive Producer
Scott Rudin....Executive Producer
Aaron Sorkin....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Todd McMullen....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Howard Leder....Film Editor
Music
Johnny Klimek....Composer
Thomas Newman....Theme By
Sound
Devendra Cleary....Production Sound Mixer
Mark Relyea....Supervising Sound Editor
Dennis Kirk....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Todd Orr....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
David Barbee....Sound Designer
Art
Dennis Bradford....Production Designer
Hope Hanafin....Costume Designer
Karen Steward....Art Director
Katie Saunders....Costume Designer
Karen McDonald....Make-up Artist
Danielle Friedman....Make-up Artist
Douglas Noe....Make-up Artist
Visual Effects by Encore VFX
Armen Kevorkian....Visual Effects
 9. Election Night, Part II
Direction
Alan Poul....Director
Writing
Aaron Sorkin....Created By
Aaron Sorkin....Writer
Production
Alan Poul....Executive Producer
Scott Rudin....Executive Producer
Aaron Sorkin....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Todd McMullen....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Howard Leder....Film Editor
Ron Rosen....Film Editor
Music
Johnny Klimek....Composer
Thomas Newman....Theme By
Sound
Jim Stuebe....Production Sound Mixer
Mark Relyea....Supervising Sound Editor
Dennis Kirk....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Todd Orr....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
David Barbee....Sound Designer
Art
Karen Steward....Production Designer
Hope Hanafin....Costume Designer
Katie Saunders....Costume Designer
Karen McDonald....Make-up Artist
Danielle Friedman....Make-up Artist
Douglas Noe....Make-up Artist
John Ziegler....Visual Effects
Visual Effects by Encore VFX
Armen Kevorkian....Visual Effects
Cast
 1. First Thing We Do, Let's Kill All the Lawyers
Jeff Daniels....Will McAvoy
Emily Mortimer....MacKenzie McHale
John Gallagher Jr.....Jim Harper
Alison Pill....Maggie Jordan
Thomas Sadoski....Don Keefer
Dev Patel....Neal Sampat
Olivia Munn....Sloan Sabbith
Sam Waterston....Charlie Skinner
Marcia Gay Harden....Rebecca Halliday
Chris Messina....Reese Lansing
Hamish Linklater....Jerry Dantana
Aya Cash....Shelly Wexler
Ben Koldyke....Cyrus West
Chris Chalk....Gary Cooper
Adina Porter....Kendra James
Jane Fonda....Leona Lansing
Margaret Judson....Tess Westin
Wynn Everett....Tamara Hart
Thomas Matthews....Martin Stallworth
John F. Carpenter....Herb Wilson
Charlie Weirauch....Jake Watson
Trieu Tran....Joey Phan
Riley Voelkel....Jenna Johnson
Nick Gehlfuss....Ross Kessler
Marque Richardson....Mark Gage
Andy Wagner....Ken Weintraub
Jaspal Binning....Joel
Eli Gelb....John
Joel Johnstone....Cameron
Anna Khaja....Shannon Hammid
Mark Atteberry....Cochran
Chasty Ballesteros....Tea
Josh Latzer....Door Guard
Sarah Scott Davis....Terry Smith
 2. The Genoa Tip
Jeff Daniels....Will McAvoy
Emily Mortimer....MacKenzie McHale
John Gallagher Jr.....Jim Harper
Alison Pill....Maggie Jordan
Thomas Sadoski....Don Keefer
Dev Patel....Neal Sampat
Olivia Munn....Sloan Sabbith
Sam Waterston....Charlie Skinner
David Harbour....Elliot Hirsch
Hamish Linklater....Jerry Dantana
Grace Gummer....Hallie Shea
Chris Chalk....Gary Cooper
Adina Porter....Kendra James
Kelen Coleman....Lisa Lambert
Aya Cash....Shelly Wexler
Maria Dizzia....Erica
John DiMaggio....Police Sergeant
Margaret Judson....Tess Westin
Wynn Everett....Tamara Hart
Thomas Matthews....Martin Stallworth
John F. Carpenter....Herb Wilson
Charlie Weirauch....Jake Watson
Trieu Tran....Joey Phan
Riley Voelkel....Jenna Johnson
Joel Johnstone....Cameron
Cameron Gharaee....Stillman
Kosha Patel....Jill
Shaun Brown....Zach
Chasty Ballesteros....Tea
Scott Aiello....OWS Officer
Sarah Scott Davis....Terry Smith
 3. Willie Pete
Jeff Daniels....Will McAvoy
Emily Mortimer....MacKenzie McHale
John Gallagher Jr.....Jim Harper
Alison Pill....Maggie Jordan
Thomas Sadoski....Don Keefer
Dev Patel....Neal Sampat
Olivia Munn....Sloan Sabbith
Sam Waterston....Charlie Skinner
Hope Davis....Nina Howard
Chris Messina....Reese Lansing
Hamish Linklater....Jerry Dantana
Grace Gummer....Hallie Shea
Constance Zimmer....Taylor Warren
Chris Chalk....Gary Cooper
Adina Porter....Kendra James
Roderick Hill....Eric Sweeney
Don McManus....Zane
Margaret Judson....Tess Westin
Wynn Everett....Tamara Hart
Thomas Matthews....Martin Stallworth
John F. Carpenter....Herb Wilson
Charlie Weirauch....Jake Watson
Trieu Tran....Joey Phan
Riley Voelkel....Jenna Johnson
Joel Johnstone....Cameron
Cameron Gharaee....Stillman
Kosha Patel....Jill
Shaun Brown....Zach
Starla Benford....Amy
Eric Bunton....Pierre
Tara Sands....Assistant
 4. Unintended Consequences
Jeff Daniels....Will McAvoy
Emily Mortimer....MacKenzie McHale
John Gallagher Jr.....Jim Harper
Alison Pill....Maggie Jordan
Thomas Sadoski....Don Keefer
Dev Patel....Neal Sampat
Olivia Munn....Sloan Sabbith
Sam Waterston....Charlie Skinner
Marcia Gay Harden....Rebecca Halliday
David Harbour....Elliot Hirsch
Hamish Linklater....Jerry Dantana
Grace Gummer....Hallie Shea
Aya Cash....Shelly Wexler
Chris Chalk....Gary Cooper
Constance Zimmer....Taylor Warren
Adina Porter....Kendra James
Gilbert Owuor....Ronald
Ntare Guma Mhabo Mwine....Pastor Moses
Margaret Judson....Tess Westin
Wynn Everett....Tamara Hart
Thomas Matthews....Martin Stallworth
John F. Carpenter....Herb Wilson
Charlie Weirauch....Jake Watson
Trieu Tran....Joey Phan
Riley Voelkel....Jenna Johnson
Joel Johnstone....Cameron
Cameron Gharaee....Stillman
Nick Gehlfuss....Ross Kessler
Marque Richardson....Mark Gage
Andy Wagner....Ken Weinraub
Demoze Talbot....Daniel
Carmine Dibenedetto....Lt. Casey
Briana Venskus....Soldier
Dio Chaz Johnson....Soldier #2
Tamika Katon-Donegal....Female Soldier
Julia Cho....Clerk
 5. News Night With Will McAvoy
Jeff Daniels....Will McAvoy
Emily Mortimer....MacKenzie McHale
John Gallagher Jr.....Jim Harper
Alison Pill....Maggie Jordan
Thomas Sadoski....Don Keefer
Dev Patel....Neal Sampat
Olivia Munn....Sloan Sabbith
Sam Waterston....Charlie Skinner
Chris Messina....Reese Lansing
Frank Wood....Shep Pressman
James Hamrick....Jesse
Chris Chalk....Gary Cooper
Adina Porter....Kendra James
Margaret Judson....Tess Westin
Wynn Everett....Tamara Hart
Thomas Matthews....Martin Stallworth
John F. Carpenter....Herb Wilson
Charlie Weirauch....Jake Watson
Trieu Tran....Joey Phan
Paul Greene....Scott
Victoria Garcia-Kelleher....Millie
Kristin Carey....Ana Marie Colby
Phil Austin....Howard Worth
Saidah Arrika Ekulona....Nia Robbie
Sean Smith....Colonel Stanley Owlen
Amy Anderson....Bethany Lee
Brian Tichnell....Analyst
Kiran Deol....Analyst
Brian Konowal....Analyst
 6. One Step Too Many
Jeff Daniels....Will McAvoy
Emily Mortimer....MacKenzie McHale
John Gallagher Jr.....Jim Harper
Alison Pill....Maggie Jordan
Thomas Sadoski....Don Keefer
Dev Patel....Neal Sampat
Olivia Munn....Sloan Sabbith
Sam Waterston....Charlie Skinner
Marcia Gay Harden....Rebecca Halliday
Hope Davis....Nina Howard
Stephen Root....General Stomtonovich
Hamish Linklater....Jerry Dantana
Grace Gummer....Hallie Shea
Constance Zimmer....Taylor Warren
Chris Chalk....Gary Cooper
Melanie Papalia....Aubrey Lyons
Patrick Fabian....Tony Hart
Merle Dandridge....Maria Guerrero
Margaret Judson....Tess Westin
John F. Carpenter....Herb Wilson
Charlie Weirauch....Jake Watson
Trieu Tran....Joey Phan
Walter Gray IV....Devon
Drew Wicks....Randall Dell
Cherie Daly....Chelsea
Nick Gehlfuss....Ross Kessler
Marque Richardson....Mark Gage
Andy Wagner....Ken Weinraub
Carrie Malabre....Waitress
Francisco Rodriguez....Crew Member
Daniel Hall....Man in Bar
 7. Red Team III
Jeff Daniels....Will McAvoy
Emily Mortimer....MacKenzie McHale
John Gallagher Jr.....Jim Harper
Alison Pill....Maggie Jordan
Thomas Sadoski....Don Keefer
Dev Patel....Neal Sampat
Olivia Munn....Sloan Sabbith
Sam Waterston....Charlie Skinner
Marcia Gay Harden....Rebecca Halliday
David Harbour....Elliot Hirsch
Stephen Root....General Stomtonovich
Hamish Linklater....Jerry Dantana
Frank Wood....Shep Pressman
Roderick Hill....Eric Sweeney
Chris Chalk....Gary Cooper
Adina Porter....Kendra James
Jane Fonda....Leona Lansing
Margaret Judson....Tess Westin
Wynn Everett....Tamara Hart
John F. Carpenter....Herb Wilson
Charlie Weirauch....Jake Watson
Trieu Tran....Joey Phan
Riley Voelkel....Jenna Johnson
Michael Buonomo....Herman Valenzuela
Victoria Garcia-Kelleher....Millie
Nick Gehlfuss....Ross Kessler
Marque Richardson....Mark Gage
Andy Wagner....Ken Weinraub
 8. Election Night, Part I
Jeff Daniels....Will McAvoy
Emily Mortimer....MacKenzie McHale
John Gallagher Jr.....Jim Harper
Alison Pill....Maggie Jordan
Thomas Sadoski....Don Keefer
Dev Patel....Neal Sampat
Olivia Munn....Sloan Sabbith
Sam Waterston....Charlie Skinner
Marcia Gay Harden....Rebecca Halliday
Chris Messina....Reese Lansing
David Harbour....Elliot Hirsch
Grace Gummer....Hallie Shea
Constance Zimmer....Taylor Warren
Lauren Tom....Kathy Ling
Salli Richardson-Whitfield....Jane Barrow
Chris Chalk....Gary Cooper
Adina Porter....Kendra James
Margaret Judson....Tess Westin
Wynn Everett....Tamara Hart
Thomas Matthews....Martin Stallworth
John F. Carpenter....Herb Wilson
Charlie Weirauch....Jake Watson
Trieu Tran....Joey Phan
Riley Voelkel....Jenna Johnson
Brian Henderson....Connor
 9. Election Night, Part II
Jeff Daniels....Will McAvoy
Emily Mortimer....MacKenzie McHale
John Gallagher Jr.....Jim Harper
Alison Pill....Maggie Jordan
Thomas Sadoski....Don Keefer
Dev Patel....Neal Sampat
Olivia Munn....Sloan Sabbith
Sam Waterston....Charlie Skinner
Marcia Gay Harden....Rebecca Halliday
Chris Messina....Reese Lansing
David Harbour....Elliot Hirsch
Grace Gummer....Hallie Shea
Constance Zimmer....Taylor Warren
Lauren Tom....Kathy Ling
Salli Richardson-Whitfield....Jane Barrow
Chris Chalk....Gary Cooper
Adina Porter....Kendra James
Kelen Coleman....Lisa Lambert
Jane Fonda....Leona Lansing
Margaret Judson....Tess Westin
Wynn Everett....Tamara Hart
Thomas Matthews....Martin Stallworth
John F. Carpenter....Herb Wilson
Charlie Weirauch....Jake Watson
Trieu Tran....Joey Phan
Riley Voelkel....Jenna Johnson
Amy Holland Pennell....Jackie
Brian Patacca....Catering Manager
Portland Helmich....Molly Sadler
Romi Dias....Suzannah Marquez
Dean Cameron....D.C. Panelist
Lily Mercer....D.C. Panelist
Rick Faugno....Party Guest
Frieda Jane....Party Guest
Jaime Gallagher....Party Guest
Joel J. Gelman....Party Guest