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Los Angeles Times
Setting the scene in 'Handmaid's Tale,' 'Atlanta' and more: Writers explain the draw of nominated episodeswith Ambassador Jaffar. Why is it key? "The scene is important not just to the
Los Angeles Times / Posted yesterday
with Ambassador Jaffar. Why is it key? "The scene is important not just to the episode but the whole show and character of Selina Meyer (Julia Louis-Dreyfus)," says Mandel. "She could have been happy with Jaffar, but she can't help herself: She... Read more
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Variety
Emmys 2017: Will ‘Atlanta’ or ‘Veep’ Take the Top Comedy Trophy?Let’s face it: Nobody in this town thought it was possible for things in D.C. t
Variety / Posted yesterday
Let’s face it: Nobody in this town thought it was possible for things in D.C. to be more absurd than the machinations that Selina Meyer has engaged in for the past six seasons. And then real life intervened. The much-decorated Julia Louis-Dreyfus... Read more
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Variety
‘Atlanta,’ ‘Black-ish,’ ‘Master of None,’ ‘Veep’ Break Traditional Comedy Rulesa program deviates too much from the norm. The entire sixth season of “Veep” d
Variety / Posted yesterday
a program deviates too much from the norm. The entire sixth season of “Veep” deviated from tradition with lead character Selina Meyer (Julia Louis-Dreyfus) no longer holding a political office. “[Before the real-world election] we made the... Read more
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Variety
From ‘Modern Family’ to ‘Veep,’ Emmy Nominated EPs on Keeping Their Comedy Freshitself, so we have to work really hard to find new types of challenges for them
Variety / Posted yesterday
itself, so we have to work really hard to find new types of challenges for them to face.” On “Veep,” former President Selina Meyer will be running again, this time as an outsider, according to Mandel. “We are looking to really get into the... Read more
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Salon.com
Feminism can be funny too: Julie Klausner and season 3 of “Difficult People” on HuluIt’s pretty recent that women have a chance to be unlikable on TV or selfish, a
Salon.com / Posted 6 days ago
It’s pretty recent that women have a chance to be unlikable on TV or selfish, and the funny ones are always obnoxious, like Selina Meyer on ‘Veep’ or Lisa Kudrow on ‘The Comeback.’ As a comedian, I wanted to be the funny one; I didn’t want to be the... Read more
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Variety
Lead Actress Emmy Nominees Prove to Be Timely Political AnimalsAnnalise Keating on ABC’s “How to Get Away With Murder” is an alcoholic with a
Variety / Posted 7 days ago
Annalise Keating on ABC’s “How to Get Away With Murder” is an alcoholic with a vengeful streak and Julia Louis-Dreyfus’ Selina Meyer on HBO’s “Veep” offers up both a tryst with her loyal subordinate Amy (supporting actress in a comedy nominee... Read more
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Variety
From ‘Big Little Lies’ to ‘Veep,’ Male Creatives Tap Into Their Feminine Sides“Insecure”). But even Julia Louis-Dreyfus, who’s poised to break Emmy records
Variety / Posted 7 days ago
“Insecure”). But even Julia Louis-Dreyfus, who’s poised to break Emmy records should she win again as the profane politico Selina Meyer, has triumphed with the work of not one, but two male showrunners (David Mandel inherited the post from Armando... Read more
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Junkee
6 TV Shows To Fill The Void Between ‘Game Of Thrones’ Episodesat the, er, questionable state of American politics is really the icing on the
Junkee / Posted 17 days ago
at the, er, questionable state of American politics is really the icing on the cake. Louis-Dreyfus plays Vice President Selina Meyer in this hit comedy series following her day-to-day existence in the face of political fires, conflicting... Read more
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Variety
Politicon: Has Trump Been Good for ‘Veep’? EP David Mandel Says ‘No’refrains from mentioning politics after Ronald Reagan’s era. Mandel even said
Variety / Posted 18 days ago
refrains from mentioning politics after Ronald Reagan’s era. Mandel even said that he was relieved that the series staged Selina Meyer’s presidential campaign in advance of the 2016 presidential race — and that she lost. On the series, Meyer... Read more
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Slate
Anthony Scaramucci Is Trump’s Most Dangerous Enabler Yetoff the record. Or, to put it another way, the Mooch has already proved himsel
Slate / Posted 20 days ago
off the record. Or, to put it another way, the Mooch has already proved himself to be significantly less competent than Selina Meyer, and he hasn’t even officially started his new job yet. If and when he does get that job, and/or the chief of... Read more
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Variety
Emmys 2017: Handicapping the Top Series and Performer Racesthat tradition. She’s also poised to break some records: Her sixth consecutive
Variety / Posted 23 days ago
that tradition. She’s also poised to break some records: Her sixth consecutive nom for her role as the profane politico Selina Meyer puts her in line to tie Cloris Leachman’s record of eight Emmy wins as a performer, as well as break the record... Read more
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NBC News
Criticizing the cultural atmosphere in colleges doesn't mean a rejection of universitiesin liberal bastions such as satirical TV shows. Episode 2 of the sixth season o
NBC News / Posted 1 months ago
in liberal bastions such as satirical TV shows. Episode 2 of the sixth season of HBO's "Veep" has former President Selina Meyer arriving at a Smith College where the students hurl expletives at her and snap their fingers. One young woman... Read more
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Variety
Emmys Facts and Figures: ‘SNL’ Sets Record, Julia Louis-Dreyfus Eyes Performer Markis angling for Emmy record territory this year. Her sixth consecutive nom for h
Variety / Posted 1 months ago
is angling for Emmy record territory this year. Her sixth consecutive nom for her role as the profane politico Selina Meyer has put her in line to tie Cloris Leachman’s record of eight Emmy wins as a performer. If she prevails again in... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
'Saturday Night Live,' 'Westworld' top Emmy nominationsnext highest tallies with 18 nods. HBO's political comedy "Veep," starring Jul
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 1 months ago
next highest tallies with 18 nods. HBO's political comedy "Veep," starring Julia Louis-Dreyfus as hapless former president Selina Meyer - scored 17 nominations for television's equivalent of the Oscars, to be handed out on Sep 17 in Los... Read more
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Rappler
LIST: Nominations, 2017 Emmy Awardsnext highest tallies with 18 nods. HBO's political comedy Veep, starring Julia
Rappler / Posted 1 months ago
next highest tallies with 18 nods. HBO's political comedy Veep, starring Julia Louis-Dreyfus as hapless former president Selina Meyer – scored 17 nominations. Veep actress Anna Chlumsky – who earned a fifth consecutive nomination for supporting... Read more
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