Reid Scott is used to being cast as an abrasive character, his latest being scheming Washington political aide Dan Egan in “Veep.”
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After Nicole Holofcener cast James Gandolfini in her divorcee romantic comedy “Enough Said,” the “Sopranos” actor kept suggesting she rethink her decision.
The “Veep” is getting a third term. HBO has renewed the Julia Louis-Dreyfus series “Veep” for Season 3, the network announced Wednesday. Like previous seasons, the third season will feature… More
Is it scripted or is it improvised? Actor Matt Walsh gave us the answer to that question when we interviewed him about “Veep.” Read on …
Watch out, Joe Biden. The other vice president is in the house. The White House says Julia Louis-Dreyfus, who plays Vice President Selina Meyer on the HBO comedy “Veep,” is at the White House to have lunch with Biden.
Julia Louis-Dreyfus called Jay Leno a name that was much worse than “troll” when he started hinting that he was about show a clip from one of her early movies. Watch …
The void you’re looking at on your DVR is the sitcom landscape post-”30 Rock.” When Tina Fey’s bright, bouncy, irreverent showbiz send-up aired its last episode Thursday night, a light (Kenneth’s toothy grin?) went out in broadcast television.
Dark drug drama “Breaking Bad” dominated television nominations for the annual Writers Guild Awards on Thursday, with “Modern Family” leading the way in the comedy category.
The high drama of this political season has been echoed by episodic TV this season. If candidates in real life are often criticized for playing roles and relying on scripts, these TV shows’ pretend politicos make no bones about it.
Ed Begley, Jr., Fred Willard and Michael McKean have signed on for the series, which centers on Tom Chadwick (Chris O’Dowd), a 30-year-old man who loses his job and his girlfriend and begins investigating his family’s unusual past after inheriting a mysterious box of belongings from a great aunt he’d never met.