Fans of the popular HBO series now have a reason to celebrate. Series star Jeff Daniels tweeted that the series has been renewed for a third season.
Jeff wrote, ““It’s official. #Newsroom coming back for a Season 3.”
The series is currently in its second season and is about the goings-on at a fictional cable news network with real news stories as a backdrop.
UPDATE (11:31pm) – Apparently, Mr. Daniels may have sent out the tweet saying he show had been renewed for a third season a bit prematurely. HBO has just released the following statement, “We are excited about proceeding to a Season 3 and are continuing our conversations with Aaron about schedules.”
The debut date for the second season of the HBO drama series THE NEWSROOM has been confirmed.
The second season of THE NEWSROOM kicks off SUNDAY, JULY 14 (10:00-11:00 p.m. ET/PT). In the new season, the staff of “News Night” chases a mysterious tip, which leads to a story that ultimately spins out of control.
Jeff Daniels, Emily Mortimer, Sam Waterston, John Gallagher, Jr., Alison Pill, Thomas Sadoski, Olivia Munn and Dev Patel star. Series creator Aaron Sorkin executive produces along with Scott Rudin and Alan Poul