The Newsroom

The Newsroom

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1
Cable-news anchor Will McAvoy and his embattled staff at ACN face a possible network takeover and the repercussions that follow the receipt of leaked confidential documents in the 3rd and final season of Aaron Sorkin's acclaimed HBO drama series.
Cable-news anchor Will McAvoy and his embattled staff at ACN face a possible network takeover and the repercussions that follow the receipt of leaked confidential documents in the 3rd and final season of Aaron Sorkin's acclaimed HBO drama series.

Season 3 (6 episodes)

  • 1. Boston

    Original air date: 11/09/2014 Runtime: 52:46 min.

    Original air date: 11/09/2014 Runtime: 52:46 min. Season 3 Premiere. Will, Mac and the News Night team decide to err on the side of caution in reporting a major breaking story; Neal is contacted by an anonymous source in possession of stolen government documents; Sloan looks to solve a takeover puzzle.

  • 2. Run

    Original air date: 11/16/2014 Runtime: 57:36 min.

    Original air date: 11/16/2014 Runtime: 57:36 min. With Rebecca again tasked with defending ACN in a possible lawsuit, Will tries to protect Neal from the fallout over the DOD leak. Charlie and Leona enter the fray of a hostile-takeover gambit. Sloan fears Don may be guilty of cashing in on insider info.

  • 3. Main Justice

    Original air date: 11/23/2014 Runtime: 57:11 min.

    Original air date: 11/23/2014 Runtime: 57:11 min. Leona and Reece look to raise cash in order to salvage ACN and thwart Blair and Randy. Will gets a surprise at the White House Correspondents' Dinner; Charlie trades visions with ACN suitor Lucas Pruit. Sloan & Don try to keep their relationship a secret.

  • 4. Contempt

    Original air date: 11/30/2014 Runtime: 58:07 min.

    Original air date: 11/30/2014 Runtime: 58:07 min. Facing a court subpoena and possible incarceration for contempt, Will stands firm in his refusal to reveal the source of the stolen DOD documents. Sloan and Mac try to prevent ACN from falling into Lucas's hands. Jim's relationship with Hallie is tested.

  • 5. Oh Shenandoah

    Original air date: 12/07/2014 Runtime: 55:52 min.

    Original air date: 12/07/2014 Runtime: 55:52 min. Incarcerated for contempt, Will refuses to reveal the name of Neal's government source. Charlie orders a reluctant Don to track down principals in a sexual-abuse case at an elite college. Sloan voices her objection to a new digital site built by Bree.

  • 6. What Kind of Day Has It Been

    Original air date: 12/14/2014 Runtime: 64:49 min.

    Original air date: 12/14/2014 Runtime: 64:49 min. Series Finale. A sudden death leads Will and Mac to ponder the milestones that transformed the newsroom, and to look ahead towards ACN's uncertain future. Maggie lands a field-producer interview in Washington; Neal's site is shut down for repairs.