Former Senator Selina Meyer (Julia Louis-Dreyfus) has accepted the call to serve as Vice President of the United States. The job is nothing like she imagined and everything she was warned about. 'Veep' follows Meyer and her staff as they attempt to make their mark and leave a lasting legacy, without getting tripped up in the day-to-day political games that define Washington.
Last Episode05x10 Inauguration Aired: Jun. 26, 2016
Selina and her staff get ready for inauguration day. Mike suffers exhaustion; Catherine gets a makeover. (season finale)
Series Fun Facts
- SPOILER: The President of the United States is never seen onscreen nor ever even mentioned by name until the third season finale, when his name (Stuart Hughes) is revealed, though he remains unseen.
- Julia Louis-Dreyfus suggested using the twitch of the eye she knew how to do for comedic purposes whenever the writers thought it could work.
- Gary is from Birmingham, Alabama, which is also where Tony Hale, the actor who plays Gary, went to college (Hale attended Samford University).