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Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip: In Praise of Some Sought-After Sorkin

Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip: In Praise of Some Sought-After Sorkin

Yeah, The Newsroom and West Wing and even Sports Night had elements of his truth in them - they wouldn't have been funny if they didn't - but where Studio 60 takes that and runs with it is its unique ability to take jabs at itself, and not in the annoying meta "oh look at[...]

Trailer For Final Season Of Newsroom Just Released

Trailer For Final Season Of Newsroom Just Released

The final season of Newsroom is a little over a month away and HBO has just released a trailer The Aaron Sorkin series will be back for six-episodes to wrap it up and will include the Boston Marathon Bombing and the Wiki-leaks story Newsroom stars Jeff Daniels, Emily Mortimer, Allison Pill, Sam Waterston, Olivia Munn,[...]

How Can We Persuade Aaron Sorkin To Write Superheroes

How Can We Persuade Aaron Sorkin To Write Superheroes?

He may just not have realised it.Specifically in the West Wing and Newsroom, he has written bold characters, good of heart, wanting to do the right thing, though their intentions are often complicated by their all-too-human flaws But they believe in duty, in fixing mistakes and taking responsibility They have principles, even if those principles[...]

A Pair Of Clips From The Newsroom Season Two &#8211 Were In Familiar Territory

A Pair Of Clips From The Newsroom Season Two – We're In Familiar Territory

I really enjoyed the first season of The Newsroom, a chance to fall into another world of Aaron Sorkin's creation And it really is another of his worlds, filled with similar characters to his previous creations and showing off many of his easily identifiable tics.Here's the first clip, which features Will, played by Jeff Daniels, forgetting someone's[...]