Julia Louis-Dreyfus (Emmy winner for "Seinfeld" and "The New Adventures of Old Christine") stars as Selina Meyer in the new series "Veep", the story of a woman who becomes vice president, only to discover the job is nothing like she expected, but everything she was warned about. Created by Armando Iannucci (Oscar nominee for co-writing the film "In the Loop"), the new comedy series kicks off its eight-episode season Sunday, April 22nd (10:00-10:30 p.m. ET/PT), exclusively on HBO. "Veep" follows the whirlwind day-to-day existence of Vice President Meyer as she puts out political fires, juggles a busy public schedule and demanding private life, and defends the president's interests, even as she tries to improve her dysfunctional relationship with the chief executive.
The series costars Anna Chlumsky as Amy Brookheimer, Meyer's Chief of Staff; Tony Hale as Gary Walsh, Meyer's personal aide; Matt Walsh as Mike McClintock, Director of Communications; Timothy Simons as Jonah Ryan, White House liaison; Reid Scott as Dan Egan, Deputy Director of Communications at the White House and Sufe Bradshaw as Sue Wilson, executive assistant to the Vice President. It is executive produced by Iannucci, Christopher Godsick, Frank Rich, and Simon Blackwell.