Jordan Peele, Veep, Last Week Tonight win at the 2018 WGA Awards

It was another great night both for Jordan Peele and HBO as the awards season swung through the Writers Guild of America on Sunday night. Peele won for Original Screenplay for his first feature film, Get Out, while HBO played host to the writers for both Best Comedy Series, Veep, and best comedy/variety talk series, […]

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‘Veep,’ ‘BoJack Horseman,’ ‘Last Week Tonight,’ and More Win 2018 WGA Awards

The 2018 Writers Guild Awards were handed out in New York and Los Angeles last night, and when it comes to this year’s comedy nominees, Veep, BoJack Horseman, Saturday Night Live, Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, and Will & Grace took home awards this year. In the New Series category, Netflix comedies GLOW and […]

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‘Veep’ to End Its Run on HBO After Season 7

  The end is near for Veep. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the HBO series’ upcoming seventh season, slated to premiere sometime next year, will also be the show’s final season. “It became clear that this season should be the last season,” Julia Louis-Dreyfus told THR on the decision. “We don’t want to repeat ourselves […]

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“SNL,” “Veep,” “Atlanta” and late night lead the comedies nominated for the 2017 Emmys

On September 17th, Stephen Colbert will host the 69th annual Emmy Awards, the event that honors the year’s best television… MORE

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“SNL,” “Veep,” “Atlanta” and late night lead the comedies nominated for the 2017 Emmys

On September 17th, Stephen Colbert will host the 69th annual Emmy Awards, the event that honors the year’s best television… MORE

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A Look Back at ‘Veep’s Sixth Season with Showrunner David Mandel

As you probably have heard, Selina Meyer, as played to perfection by Emmy winner Julia Louis-Dreyfus, is gearing up for another presidential run. Her increasingly diminishing political legacy has been boosted, ironically, by the unending incompetence of her former White House Press Secretary Mike McClintock (Matt Walsh). This was just one of many revelations to […]

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HBO has renewed “Veep” and “Silicon Valley”

Good news, comedy fans: HBO has renewed two of its funniest shows, Veep and Silicon Valley. Both shows air season finales on… MORE

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HBO Renews ‘Silicon Valley’ and ‘Veep’

Two of HBO’s hit comedies are sticking around for another season. The network announced today that it’s handed out renewals to Silicon Valley and Veep, which will keep the series on the air for a fifth and seventh season, respectively. Both shows premiered their current seasons last month, and their new seasons will debut sometime […]

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Atlanta, Better Things, Horace and Pete, Veep named Peabody Award winners

Congrats to Donald Glover, Pamela Adlon, Louis CK and the cast of Veep for joining the illustrious list of winners of The Peabody Awards. CK pulled off a double-win, as he co-created FX’s Better Things and also fully funded and created his own streaming dramedy, Horace and Pete, on his own website. Here’s the announcement […]

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‘Atlanta,’ ‘Horace and Pete,’ ‘Better Things,’ and ‘Veep’ Win Peabody Awards

The seven entertainment winners of this year’s Peabody Awards were announced today, and the list is dominated by comedy series. Donald Glover’s FX series Atlanta was named a winner alongside HBO’s Veep and two Louis C.K. projects (Horace and Pete and Pamela Adlon’s Better Things). Here’s the full rundown: Atlanta FX Productions (FX Networks) Donald Glover’s enchanting series on the struggles […]

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