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Veep's Tony Hale: 'Chaotic' Season 6 Is 'Opening Up a Whole New World'

A week ahead of the first Veep script read-through of Season 6, Tony Hale was hearing some chaotic things, he told TVLines Michael Ausiello on the Emmy red carpet Sunday. Its post-presidency, he continued. With that comes a lot of breaking down and anxiety [for Selina & Co.] Gary is probably losing his mind. On []

Veep Re-Elected To Back-To-Back Emmy Wins With Different Showrunners

After snatching the long-held Emmy crown from Modern Family last year, HBO 's Veep won re-election tonight in the Outstanding Comedy Series race. The second consecutive win is particularly notable given the change in showrunners the series underwent between the fourth and fifth seasons. Creator Armando Iannucci departed at the end of Season 4, and Seinfeld and Curb Your Enthusiasm alum David Mandel stepped in to take over for Season 5.  ...Read More,,,

Julia Louis-Dreyfus Holds Back Tears in Emmys Tribute to Father (Video)

Julia Louis-Dreyfus shared painful newsas she accepted herEmmy for Best Actress in a Comedy Series:Her father William passed away last week. The businessman, poet and art collector, who amassed a fortune that Forbes valued at more than$3 billion, died on Friday at the age of 84, according to USA Today . Trembling while reading from a prepared speech, the actress dedicated her sixth consecutive Emmy trophy to my father William Louis-Dreyfus who passed away on Friday. And Im so glad that he liked Veep because his opinion was the one that really mattered.  ...Read More,,,

Julia Louis-Dreyfus Dedicates Her Best Comedy Actress Emmy to Late Father

  Julia Louis-Dreyfus is known for her comedy, but her 2016 Emmy acceptance speech turned very emotional when she dedicated the award to her late father. Gerald Louis-Dreyfus passed away on Friday. His daughter thanked him for liking her because "his opinion was the one that really mattered," as she  ...Read More,,,

12 TV Episodes You Need to Watch to Be an Emmys Expert by Sunday

With so much original programming available in this era of Peak TV, it's easy to feel overwhelmed with options. And that point is only driven home when awards shows roll around and you find yourself watching prizes being handed out to shows and actors you may have never heard of, let alone seen. ...Read More...

Julia Louis-Dreyfus on Moving Veep to L.A., Returning to SNL, and Being Called Madam President

"We never shot anything exterior during the day in California to stand in for the East Coast because the light is so different there." ...Read More...

Veeps Tony Hale Hovers As VP Hopeful Tim Kaine Makes Late-Night Debut On Stephen Colberts Late Show

Tony Hale , aka Veeps sycophantic Washington body man Gary Walsh, hovered behind Democratic VP candidate Tim Kaine tonight as the candidate met Late Show host Stephen Colbert in the green room, whispering helpful information. After two segments with Kaine, Colbert brought out Hale to ask him if Clinton and Kaine should watch HBOs Veep for pointers. Dont watch it, Hale advised. Theres not good models of politics on my show.I think its more about office politics ...Read More...

Tony Hale Says Veep Is About Office Politics, Not Politics

And all of the characters are "horrible people." ...

Emmys: 'Veep' Showrunner Explains Why the Show's "Sophisticated" Cursing Stands Out

"We want to tell a character to go f himself in a way that you haven't quite heard before," says David Mandel. ...Read More...

Veep Star Tony Hale Says Trump Campaign Makes Show Less of a Satire

A version of this story about Tony Hale also appears in the Down to the Wire issue of TheWraps Emmy magazine. Tony Hale showed up in the No. 21 spot on TheWraps 2016 Emmys Hot List, but he would like us to say that his appearance on the list is a mistake, that were confused and really intended to single out a different actor named Tony Hayle or something. Thats what happened to his character, Gary Walsh, on an episode of the HBO series Veep this year: Gary stirred up jealousy and befuddlement among his fellow White House staffers when he was No. 21 on a Washington, D.C., magazines annual list of the 50 Hottest D.C. staffers, only to learn that his inclusion was due to a typo. ...  Read More...