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  1. 'Newsroom's' Top 5 Targets

    9:00 am PDT 06/19/2013
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    From the Tea Party to the Koch Brothers, the buzziest storylines from Aaron Sorkin's HBO drama. READ MORE

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  2. Aaron Sorkin and the Cast of ‘The Newsroom’ on Season 2

    9:00 am PDT 06/19/2013
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    Creator Aaron Sorkin and and stars Jeff Daniels, Alison Pill and Thomas Sadoski preview what's next for the HBO series. READ MORE

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  3. THR Emmy Roundtable: Matthew Weiner, Aaron Sorkin and Other Drama Showrunners Debate Violence in Hollywood and Being Control Freaks

    8:00 am PDT 06/03/2013
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    TV veterans including Alex Gansa, D.B. Weiss and Kevin Williamson and newbie Beau Willimon also reveal who consults with the CIA, who wants to write for "Girls" and what it's like when a show falls into someone else's hands. READ MORE

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  4. Emmys 2013: Behind-the-Scenes Photos From THR's Drama Showrunner Roundtable

    8:00 am PDT 06/03/2013
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    Behind-the-scenes with television's top showrunners. READ MORE

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  5. THR Emmy Roundtable: Aaron Sorkin on Why He Stopped Watching 'West Wing' (Video)

    8:00 am PDT 06/03/2013
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    The showrunner says viewing the first episode after he’d left the show “was like watching somebody make out with my girlfriend.” READ MORE

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  6. THR Emmy Roundtable: 'Game of Thrones' Showrunner Questions Network TV Violence (Video)

    8:00 am PDT 06/03/2013
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    D.B. Weiss argues “sanitized” violence may be worse than more realistic depictions, because they are too “easy to watch" and "fun.” READ MORE

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  7. Drama Showrunners Roundtable: Violence on Television

    7:59 am PDT 06/03/2013
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    Kevin Williamson ("The Following") and Alex Gansa (Homeland) address the hot topic of what -- if any -- effect dramatized violence has on real life. READ MORE

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  8. Drama Showrunners Roundtable: Dealing With Leaving The Show

    7:59 am PDT 06/03/2013
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    With the replacements on "The Walking Dead" and "Community," THR asks its roundtable guests how they work through such shakeups. READ MORE

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  9. Full Uncensored Drama Showrunner Emmy Roundtable

    7:59 am PDT 06/03/2013
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    Our guests discuss violence in television, the constant changes in scripts, shows changing their showrunners and plenty more. THR talks to Alex Gansa, (Homeland), Aaron Sorkin (The Newsroom), D.B. Weiss (Game of Thrones), Beau Willimon (House of Cards), Kevin Williamson (The Following), Matt Weiner (Mad Men). READ MORE

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  10. TV Academy Honors Fete Morality-Driven Fare

    12:28 am PDT 05/10/2013
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    "Newsroom" creator and honoree Aaron Sorkin admits during acceptance speech, “brevity is a challenge for me.” READ MORE

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  11. 'Newsroom' Season 2 Promo Teases Scores of Changes Ahead (Video)

    10:24 am PDT 05/06/2013
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    Jim returns to the field as a reporter covering the Romney campaign and one character will "lose everything." READ MORE

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  12. Moonves, Michaels, Schieffer, Wolf Enter the TV Hall of Fame

    1:16 am PDT 03/12/2013
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    UPDATED: The late Philo Farnsworth, who invented the electronic television, was also inducted during a ceremony that drew a glittering industry crowd. READ MORE

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  13. PaleyFest 2013: 'American Horror Story,' '2 Broke Girls,' 'Big Bang Theory,' 'New Girl,' 'Dallas,' 'Arrow,' 'Once Upon a Time' and 'Walking Dead'

    10:44 pm PST 03/05/2013
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    The stars and producers at the 30th annual TV festival. READ MORE

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  14. 'Newsroom' Panel Butts Heads With Piers Morgan, Addresses Sandy Hook Conundrum

    10:14 pm PST 03/03/2013
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    Aaron Sorkin and the cast of his HBO drama have occasionally awkward exchanges with their PaleyFest moderator, touching on celebrity journalists, CNN's coverage choices and how the show might tackle the Newtown shooting. READ MORE

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  15. Aaron Sorkin Exits Broadway Musical About Houdini

    5:32 pm PST 01/30/2013
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    The acclaimed writer cited TV and film commitments for leaving the Hugh Jackman-toplined project. READ MORE

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  16. Rosemarie DeWitt Leaving HBO's 'Newsroom'

    5:30 pm PST 01/17/2013
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    The actress had been cast as a litigator in Aaron Sorkin's drama. READ MORE

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  17. Aaron Sorkin Reveals Steve Jobs Movie Details

    3:13 pm PST 11/15/2012
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    The Oscar-winning screenwriter says the highly anticipated bio-pic on Apple's cofounder will consist of only three scenes. READ MORE

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  18. 'The Newsroom' Won't Tackle Petraeus Affair in Season Two

    1:58 pm PST 11/15/2012
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    The semi-timely HBO drama bases its stories on real-world events, but creator Aaron Sorkin said there is no room for the departure of the CIA director in the next season. READ MORE

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  19. Meryl Streep's Daughter to Play Mitt Romney Reporter on 'The Newsroom'

    8:29 pm PST 11/13/2012
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    Grace Gummer will recur on season two of Aaron Sorkin's HBO drama. READ MORE

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  20. Fashion Face Off: 'Newsroom' Star Olivia Munn Vs. 'Skyfall' Bond Babe Berenice Marlohe (Poll)

    2:59 pm PST 11/08/2012
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    The hit series star and the newest Bond babe wore eerily similar sparkly bombshell gowns at last night's Britannia awards. READ MORE

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  21. 'West Wing' President Gives Obama Post-Debate Advice

    9:27 pm PDT 10/06/2012
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    Aaron Sorkin penned a script with Martin Sheen's character telling the real-life commander in chief how to get back in the game. READ MORE

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