The Newsroom - Season 1, Episode 9 - Rotten Tomatoes

The Blackout Part II: Mock Debate


Episode Info

Will and the staff stage a mock debate for two Republican Party officials. Mac has an epiphany during a power outage; Charlie vets the credibility of an NSA insider; Lisa goes off-script during an interview; Neal goes undercover as an internet troll.


Jeff Daniels
as Will McAvoy
Emily Mortimer
as MacKenzie McHale
Alison Pill
as Margaret Jordan
Thomas Sadoski
as Don Keefer
Dev Patel
as Neal Sampat
Olivia Munn
as Sloan Sabbith
Sam Waterston
as Charlie Skinner
Adam Arkin
as Adam Roth
Jake McDorman
as Tate Brady
Terry Crews
as Lonny Church
Paul Schneider
as Brian Brenner
David Krumholtz
as Dr. Jack Habib
Adina Porter
as Kendra James
Chris Chalk
as Gary Cooper
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