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How One Designer Created Homes for Three ‘Veep’ Stars

It’s not unusual, given the intimate nature of the entertainment business, for enthusiasms to be shared among associates and colleagues. That’s especially true for actors working on a series, with their intense schedules and long days. Tony Hale, Timothy Simons and Clea DuVall not only forged a close-knit friendship while working on HBO’s Veep, they […]

Director Mo Marable Talks ‘Woke,’ ‘Killing It’ and Working With Michelle Obama

A longtime creative exec, Mo Marable was best known for directing TV titles (see Big Love and the enduringly familiar Entourage opener) before the most unlikely of breaks got him behind the camera of narrative comedies such as The Game, Miracle Workers and Insecure. It was a short for the 2014 White House Correspondents’ Dinner, […]

‘Veep’ Character Jonah Ryan Cheers Senate Voting to End Daylight Saving Time

No one would be happier to hear about the end of daylight saving time than Veep‘s Jonah Ryan. He’s so happy, in fact, that the fictional politician has reemerged on Twitter to applaud the Senate’s passing of the Sunshine Protection Act. “Our long national nightmare and daymare is over,” declares the former vice president of […]

14 Memorable Women Presidents From Movies and TV

Julia Louis-Dreyfus on 'Veep' and Bellamy Young on 'Scandal' are the among the performers who have occupied the on-screen Oval Office.

From ‘Succession’ to ‘Veep’: Georgia Pritchett’s Memoir Explores Her Comic Mind, Adventures With Anxiety

Georgia Pritchett always knew she wanted to be a writer and in recent years she’s done just that for a number of high-profile TV series. The Emmy-winning scribe’s credits range from writing for Armando Iannucci on Veep and The Thick of It, to serving as showrunner and executive producer of Will Ferrell and Paul Rudd’s […]

Sam Richardson’s Multiple ‘Tomorrow War’ Injuries Required a WWE “Super Doctor”

Sam Richardson’s leap from comedy to action star for his latest movie, Amazon’s The Tomorrow War, came with so many bumps and bruises a “super doctor” had to be called in to treat him. In a New York Times interview promoting the film, the former Veep actor shared how excited he was to get the chance […]

How ‘Veep’ Wrangled Bryan Cranston, Mark Hamill and More Starry Cameos for Georgia Event (Exclusive)

The Julia Louis-Dreyfus-led ensemble will be joined by a slew of surprise guests when they revisit the recount episode that recently went viral to help turn out the vote for the upcoming Senate runoffs. "This is an all-hands-on-deck situation," Louis-Dreyfus tells The Hollywood Reporter.

‘Veep’ Cast Revisits Recount Episode to Get Out the Vote in Georgia (Exclusive)

The 2016 show, titled "Mother," recently resurfaced on social media over its prescient plot about a POTUS (Julia Louis-Dreyfus) and her flip-flopping request for a state recount amid a reelection bid.

How Wisconsin Democrats Used Hollywood Reunions to Make a “Critical Difference” in the 2020 Election

Democratic Party of Wisconsin chair Ben Wikler speaks to The Hollywood Reporter about how his tipping-point state developed a blueprint for the wave of entertainment and TV reunion fundraiser events that impacted the 2020 election.

Election in Limbo Compared to Classic — and Now Prescient — ‘Veep’ Storyline

With the Trump-Biden election mired in vote-counting protest drama, and potentially hinging on Nevada, 'Veep' viewers were quick to note the similarities.

In Reunion Parody, TV Stars Stress In-Person Voting on Election Day

Stars from 'Veep,' 'Community,' 'Orange Is the New Black' and 'The Daily Show' convened for a last-minute get-out-the-vote reunion parody video to support the Biden-Harris campaign.

From ‘Superbad’ to ‘Princess Bride’: Virtual Reunions Bring Beloved Casts Together to Amplify Election Voices

During a year unlike any other, Hollywood has found that these virtual reunions are both an innovative and nostalgic route to raise money for candidates.