Rosemarie DeWitt and Patton Oswalt are headed to television news. According to Deadline, DeWitt and Oswalt, who previously appeared together on Diablo Cody's now-cancelled Showtime series, United States of Tara, are set to reunite on Aaron Sorkin's The Newsroom next season. DeWitt will portray a litigator who has been hired to defend the show's fictional Atlantis news channel against a multi-million dollar wrongful termination lawsuit, and Oswalt will portray the network's new Vice-President of Human Resources.

Season two is set to premiere sometime in June 2013 on HBO.

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[via Deadline]

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