Newsreaders: Season 1

Warner Brothers Digital Dist. (2013)

Comedy
English
IMDb 7.2

Cast

Mather Zickel Louis LaFonda

Plot

From the team behind Adult Swim's Emmy Award®-winning comedy, Childrens Hospital, Newsreaders is an absurd take on the television news magazine format, a show that goes behind the stories nobody else thinks are stories-because they're not.

Episodes

Episode 1: Auto Erotic

15 min Jan 18, 2013
An investigation reveals the secret to the rebirth of the American auto industry.
Director: Jim Margolis
Writer: Jim Margolis
Guest starring: Aaron Staton, Missy Pyle, Brian Posehn

Episode 2: Hedge Fund

15 min Jan 25, 2013
Narge Hemingway investigates Wall Street investor Miles Van Cleef.
Director: Jim Margolis
Writer: Rachel Axler
Guest starring: Brandon Routh, Lizzy Caplan

Episode 3: Hair Razing

15 min Feb 01, 2013
Body hair trends potentially destroy the environment.
Director: Rhys Thomas
Writer: Jim Margolis

Episode 4: CCSI: Boston

15 min Feb 08, 2013
A report on how children are the future of crime fighting; Louis LaFonda meets an angry Irishman.
Director: Rhys Thomas, Joe Burke
Writer: Rob Corddry, Paul Scheer, Jason Reich

Episode 5: Gay Camp

15 min Feb 15, 2013
Narge Hemingway visits a summer camp with a horrible secret.
Director: Matt Villines, Osmany Rodriguez
Writer: Michael Showalter

Episode 6: Fit Town, Fat Town

15 min Feb 22, 2013
Sadee Deenus visits a town of physically fit people.
Director: Joe Burke
Writer: Jim Margolis

Episode 7: Unborn Again

15 min Mar 01, 2013
Louis LaFonda meets a father and son who hate each other; abortion protests.
Director: Joe Burke
Writer: Jim Margolis

Episode 8: 31-Up

15 min Mar 08, 2013
Sadee Deenus meets a typical all-American family.
Director: Rhys Thomas
Writer: Jonathan Stern

Episode 9: Epic Fail

15 min Mar 15, 2013
Skip Reming experiences the horrors of modern air travel; Xandra Dent meets robots.
Director: Rhys Thomas, Joe Burke
Writer: Rob Corddry, Paul Scheer

Episode 10: Jr. Newsreaders

15 min Mar 22, 2013
Louis La Fonda meets a precocious child who makes the Newsreaders look bad.
Director: Matt Villines, Osmany Rodriguez
Writer: Wyatt Cenac

Editions

Barcode Format Region Release Edition
888574487966 1 2017-03-21