The Hollywood Reporter Names the 50 Power Showrunners of 2013
With five 2013 Emmy nominations and wins for lead actress in a comedy (Julia Louis-Dreyfus) and supporting actor (Tony Hale), Veep had a bang-up year. Iannucci, 49, a veteran showrunner on such cult-hit British fare as The Thick of It and Alan Partridge, brings a wry, sophisticated sensibility to HBO’s drama-heavy slate, which was sorely in need of a smart adult comedy.
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