's top HBO drama, The Newsroom has been renewed for a third season. Newsroom, which is set behind the scenes of a cable news network, pulls around 2 million viewers for a popular episode. The news was tweeted by anchorman Will McAvoy himself ():
'It's official. #Newsroom coming back for a Season 3.'
Newsroom has garnered acclaim for its up-to-date coverage of contemporary events, and is rumored to discuss recent tragedies such as the Boston Marathon bombing and the Newtown School shooting in its third season.
and Jeff Daniels both received Emmy nominations for their roles in Newsroom, and the official statement from HBO is one of great enthusiasm:
We are excited about proceeding to a Season 3 and are continuing our conversations with Aaron about schedules.
What do you think of Newsroom? Is it hot off the press or yesterday's news?