The Newsroom

The 112th Congress

Season 1, Ep 3, Aired 7/8/12
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  • Episode Description
  • Will catches the eye of network executives and Atlantis World Media CEO Leona Lansing when he apologies on-air for his dishonest and inaccurate coverage before the November 2010 midterm elections.

  • Cast & Crew
  • David Harbour

    Elliot Hirsch

  • Jeff Daniels

    Will McAvoy

  • Jon Tenney

    Wade Campbell

  • Philip Baker Hall

    Bryce Delancy

  • Emily Mortimer

    MacKenzie McHale

  • Photos (4)
  • Fan Reviews (3)
  • Having doubts about the direction this show is headed

    By cherold01, Jul 11, 2012

  • A 6 month long episode

    By patsully, Jul 09, 2012

  • A mix of pace and a lot of left, good writing but somewhat bad character development

    By opalemeraldcat, Jul 09, 2012

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  • Trivia & Quotes
  • Quotes (3)

    • Will McAvoy: Adults should hold themselves accountable for failure.

    • MacKenzie MacHale: Can I warn you about something? You're a rich and famous person and for that reason only, she may want to sleep with you.
      Will McAvoy: That didn't sound like something that should come with a warning, that sounded like something that should come with balloons.

    • Charlie Skinner: I've been sitting here for two and a half hours and I still don't know why. It's like being in the cast of a Fellini film.

    Notes (3)

    • Company Credits: Rich King Casting (Extras Casting), Ken & Art's Catering (Caterer), Hollywood Babble On (Loop Group), MFX (Visual Effects), Shine (Main Title Design), Deluxe (DiTV Services), Todd AO Studios (Post Sound Services), G.E.P. (Avids), Evan M. Greenspan, Inc. (Music Licensing), PIX System (Digital Dailies), Otto Nemenz (Alexa Cameras)

    • Crew Additions and Clarifications:
      Emily Bruza (Art Production Assistant)
      John Hill (Lead Man), Scott Bruza (Gang Boss), John Pollard (On-Set Dresser)
      Carrie Dacre (Set Costumer), Ruben Calderon (Set Costumer), Summer Browning (Additional Costumer), Maria Bruno (Additional Costumer)
      Jane Galli (Department Head Make-Up Artist), Barbara Lorenz (Department Head Hair Stylist)
      Sean J. O'Shea (A Camera First Assistant Camera), Coy Aune (A Camera Second Assistant Camera), Brice Reid (B Camera First Assistant Camera), Betty Chow (B Camera Second Assistant Camera), David Erickson (C Camera First Assistant Camera), Kristen Laube (C Camera Second Assistant Camera), Mike "Kiwi" Langford (Digital Loader), Shannon Mita (Digital Utility)
      Kevin Faber (Utility Sound)
      Craig Kvinsland (Lighting Technician), Nathan December (Lighting Technician), Floyd Olsen, Jr. (Lighting Technician), Steve Reinhardt (Lighting Technician), Eric Arendt (Lighting Technician), Bobby Lam (Lighting Technician)
      Chris Scurria (A Dolly Grip), Pete McAdams (B Dolly Grip)
      Jeff Tartaglini (General Foreman), Adrian Rutiaga (Labor Foreman), Kevin Mahoney (Paint Foreman), Rick Belosic (Toolman), Luis Aguilar (Stage Foreman)
      Tina Sparks (Second Assistant Accountant), Justin A. Desantis (Clerk)
      Kismet Burroughs (Assistant Craft Service)
      Melissa Moseley (Still Photographer)
      Matt Morrissey (Video Effects Supervisor), Dave Henri (Playback Content Supervisor), Steve Irwin (Playback Engineer), Mark Scott (Playback Engineer), James Visconti (Computer Engineer), Jim Sevin (Playback Technician)
      Deborah Ricketts (Archival Footage Clearance), Randall Green (Playback Production Assistant)
      Srdjan Popovic (IFB Talent Mixer), Robert Pastoriza (Studio Camera Operator) Jesse Acosta (Jib Camera Operator), Tom Rowe (Remote Camera Operator)Eric Roberts (Tech Utility)
      Jessica Held (Assistant to Mr. Rudin), Dan Sarrow (Assistant to Mr. Rudin), Daniel Leviton (Assistant to Mr. Poul), Nicholas Baker (Assistant to Mr. Biggs)
      Mallory Squeo (Set Production Assistant), Jed Koneiczny (Set Production Assistant), R. Ben Parker (Set Production Assistant)
      Andrew Myatt (Post Coordinator), Michael Kamens (Post Production Assistant)
      Daniel Nakamura (Mix Stage Technician)
      Lori Jones (Deluxe Post Supervisor), Pankaj Bajpai (DiTV Final Colorist), Dan Booth (DiTV Dailies Colorist), Rob Williams (Smoke Artist)

    • Original International Air Dates:
      Czech Republic: August 13, 2012 on HBO
      Turkey: September 30, 2012 on CNBC-e
      Germany: November 29, 2012 on Sky Atlantic HD
      Finland: April 9, 2013 on YLE TV1

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