Category Archives: The Newsreader

The Newsreader – Season 1 Finale (Meltdown)

The job of a season finale is to wrap up the season’s story arcs and establish new ones for the next season (if there is one). I felt that this finale mostly did its job. I’m going to review the finale character by character. Helen and Dale – Helen and Dale are dealing with the fallout of Dale’s revelation at

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The Newsreader – Season 1, Episode 5 (No More Lies)

I’m going to review the penultimate episode of the season character by character. Helen and Dale – Helen tells Dale that Lindsay finally approved her story on Caroline Gibson, a single mother who contracted HIV after receiving a blood transfusion, which Helen mentioned in the pilot. Helen also tells Dale that she feels he should interview her as it will

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The Newsreader – Season 1, Episode 4 (A Step Closer to the Madness)

This episode was all about the Russell Street Police Station explosion, the impending royal wedding, and family. I’ll be reviewing this episode character by character. Geoff – The episode kicks off with Geoff looking for antacid to take in the middle of the night, only to end up vomiting. The next day, Evelyn has their doctor come to see Geoff.

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The Newsreader – Season 1, Episode 3 (A White Marquis Matinee Jacket)

This episode focuses on Lindy Chamberlain’s release from prison and the nature of cheque-book journalism. Once again, I’ll be reviewing this episode character by character. Dale and Helen – This episode picks up the morning after Geoff’s birthday party, on 2 February 1986. Dale and Helen wake up, with Dale getting up and dressed. Helen asks him if he’s panicking

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