“Almost four months after its season two finale, ‘Newsroom’ has been renewed by HBO for a third and final season,” AJ Marechal reports for Variety. “‘The Newsroom’ is classic Aaron Sorkin – smart, riveting and thought-provoking,’ said HBO topper Michael Lombardo. ‘I’m sure this farewell season will be one to remember.'”

Marechal reports, “With the season three order now official, Variety has also confirmed that Sorkin has turned in script for Sony’s Steve Jobs biopic, which Sorkin was tapped to pen in spring 2012.”

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[Thanks to MacDailyNews Readers “Sarah” and “Lynn Weiler” for the heads up.]

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