"Politics is about people," former Sen. Selina Meyer is fond of saying. Unfortunately, the people Meyer, a charismatic leader and rising star in her party, meets after becoming vice president are nothing like she expected, but everything she was warned about. "Veep" follows the new VP as she puts out political fires, juggles her public schedule and private life, and does everything within her limited powers to improve her dysfunctional relationship with the chief executive. Meyer's trusted -- and some not-so-trusted -- aides include chief of staff Amy, spokesperson Mike, secretary Sue and right-hand man Gary.
The buck stops somewhere near here.
See more »
Did You Know?
actually started in the spin-off movie In the Loop
(2009) that was set in the same world as 'Veep' and as the original political satire that the British head writer worked on for almost 10 years 'The Thick Of It' (the movie also has several characters from 'The Thick Of It' appearing in it but Anna does not play the role she plays in Veep) See more
You sure you set this meeting for 8:00 A.M. today?
Am I sure?
[stares him down
Okay, I'm sorry. Okay, of course you did. Of course. Please, stop staring at me like that. Undressing me with your eyes.
I'm adding more clothes, Mike.