HBO’s hit political comedy, VEEP, returns for a fifth season with President Selina Meyer “in the midst of a virtually unprecedented Electoral College tie, with her future as commander in chief coming down to just a few hundred votes.”
The 10 episode season kicks off Sunday, April 24, exclusively on HBO. The cast includes Emmy and Screen Actors Guild Award winner Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Emmy winner Tony Hale, Emmy nominee Anna Chlumsky, Matt Walsh, Reid Scott, Timothy Simons, Sufe Bradshaw, Kevin Dunn, Emmy nominee Gary Cole, and Sam Richardson.
The upcoming season’s guest stars will include John Slattery as a billionaire banker, Sarah Sutherland as President Meyer’s daughter, and Hugh Laurie as the vice presidential candidate.
In September 2015, VEEP won the Emmy for Outstanding Comedy Series. VEEP was created by Armando Iannucci; executive produced by David Mandel, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Frank Rich, Chris Godsick, Lew Morton.
Season Five of VEEP premieres on April 24th at 10:30 pm ET/PT on HBO.
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