What’s so funny about the vice presidency? Julia Louis-Dreyfus explained that to us in a wide-ranging interview about her new HBO comedy series “Veep.”
Selina Meyer is a U.S. vice president whose office has anti-suicide windows, whose boss never calls, and whose jaded press secretary pretends to have a dog (dubbed a ‘bull-shitzu’) so that he won’t have to stay late at work.
It’s good to be famous sometimes. Just ask Julia Louis-Dreyfus. When she was researching how to play a frustrated Vice President of the United States in her new HBO series “Veep,” she got to talk to the real thing, asking more than one former VP about their jobs. But she wouldn’t tell the critics gathered […]