Leon West is a recurring character on all five seasons of Veep. He is portrayed by Brian Huskey.
Leon is a brutal political reporter. He often feuds with Mike McLintock, by asking tough questions that could damage Selina's image.
Season 1 Edit
Season 2 Edit
Leon appears again in Andrew, bringing back the nickname "Meyer the Liar".
Season 3 Edit
Leon appears in Alicia, covering Selina's announcement that she will be running for President.
Season 4 Edit
In Tehran, it is revealed that Leon has been detained in the city of Tehran. Selina flies there, but delays his release one day as she is still part of her successful Middle East peace tour. Leon discovers this and demands to do a story about it.
Season 5 Edit
Leon appears in C**Tgate, demanding who called the President the c-word, as revealed in a Politico story.