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VEEP
Air Date: Sunday, April 28, 2013
Time Slot: 10:00 PM-10:30 PM EST on HBO
Episode Title: (#11/203) "Hostages"
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Episode #11: "Hostages"

Debut: SUNDAY, APRIL 28 (10:00-10:30 p.m.)

Other HBO playdates: April 28 (midnight) and 30 (12:30 a.m.), and May 1 (midnight) and 2 (10:30 p.m.)

HBO2 playdates: April 29 (8:30 p.m.) and 30 (11:00 p.m.), and May 1 (12:30 a.m.) and 4 (2:00 p.m., 8:30 p.m.)

As a hostage crisis in Uzbekistan heats up, Selina and Secretary of Defense General Maddox have trouble getting on the same page at their joint appearance at the Marine Corps Base at Quantico. Sue testifies at a congressional hearing on governmental efficiencies; Dan and Gary jockey for the Veep's ear.

Teleplay by Sean Gray; story by Armando Iannucci & Sean Gray; directed by Chris Addison.

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VEEP (HBO)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
4/22/12 - ???
STATUS:
currently airing (spring 2014)
TIME SLOT:
sundays from 10:30 PM-11:00 PM EST
CURRENT SEASON:
3 (10 episodes)
ADDITIONAL NOTES:
renewed through the 2014-15 season (the show's fourth) on 4/21/14
DESCRIPTION:
(from HBO's press release, April 2014) HBO has renewed the comedy series VEEP for a fourth season and SILICON VALLEY for a second season, it was announced today by Michael Lombardo, president, HBO Programming. The renewals follow the recent two-season renewal of "Game of Thrones." Created by Armando Iannucci (Oscar(R) nominee for co-writing "In the Loop"), VEEP stars Emmy(R) and Screen Actors Guild Award winner Julia Louis-Dreyfus as Selina Meyer, who becomes vice president, only to discover the job is nothing like she expected, but everything she was warned about. The Emmy(R)-nominated and Writers Guild Award-winning series kicked off its ten-episode third season Sunday, April 6 (10:30-11:00 p.m. ET/PT). In addition to Julia Louis-Dreyfus, the ensemble cast for the third season includes Emmy(R) winner Tony Hale, Emmy(R) nominee Anna Chlumsky, Reid Scott, Matt Walsh, Timothy C. Simons, Sufe Bradshaw and Kevin Dunn.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Anna Chlumsky as Amy
· Julia Louis-Dreyfus as Selina Meyer
· Matt Walsh as Mike
· Reid Scott as Dan
· Sufe Bradshaw as Sue
· Tim Simons as Jonah
· Tony Hale as Gary
CREW INFORMATION:
· Armando Iannucci as CRTR/EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Christopher Godsick as EP
· Frank Rich as EP
· Julia Louis-Dreyfus as PROD
· Simon Blackwell as CRTR/CO-EP
GENRE(S):
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· no information is available