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Veep is an American political satire television comedy series created by Armando Iannucci, as a U.S. spin of the premise of his 2005 BBC series, The Thick of It. The series premiered on HBO on April 22, 2012.  Shot in a cinéma-vérité style, Veep stars Julia Louis-Dreyfus as Selina Meyer, the Vice President of the United States (or "Veep"), and later President of the United States, as she struggles to stay politically relevant.

On May 25, 2017, Veep was renewed for a seventh season, which will be it's last. It will premiere in Spring 2019. When the final season concludes, 65 episodes will have aired.

Overview Edit

Season No. Eps Premiere Finale
Season 1 8 April 22, 2012 June 10, 2012
Season 2 10 April 14, 2013 June 23, 2013
Season 3 10 April 6, 2014 June 8, 2014
Season 4 10 April 12, 2015 June 14, 2015
Season 5 10 April 24, 2016 June 26, 2016
Season 6 10 April 16, 2017 June 25, 2017
Season 7 7 2019 2019

Season 1 (2012) Edit

Picture Title Number Season Number Original Airdate
101 "Fundraiser" 1 1 April 22, 2012
Selina Meyer wants to make the implementation of a Clean Jobs Commission her main legacy, but then a Tweet from a staffer annoys the plastics industry.
102 "Frozen Yoghurt" 2 2 April 29, 2012
A health scare temporarily allows Meyer to be President but delays her plan for a media meet-and-greet at the local yogurt store, showcasing a flavor named after her.
103 "Catherine" 3 3 May 6, 2012
As the party in celebration of her 20 years in politics approaches, Meyer deals with her daughter Catherine, visiting while on break from college.
104 "Chung" 4 4 May 13, 2012
Following an interview on Meet the Press, a slip of the tongue by Selina is misconstrued as a racist dig at one of her political rivals.
105 "Nicknames" 5 5 May 20, 2012
Bloggers' nicknames for Selina become her next obsession; Dan goes on a fact-finding mission after his boss is snubbed by the president.
106 "Baseball" 6 6 May 27, 2012
Selina hosts a conference to promote healthy eating at Baltimore's Camden Yards baseball park, but her pitch is balked at by some foul-tempered fast-food executives.
107 "Full Disclosure" 7 7 June 3, 2012
With a rumor and personnel changes causing trouble, Selina decides that portions of all office correspondence will be available to the public.
108 "Tears" 8 8 June 10, 2012
Selina visits Ohio to officially endorse candidate Roger Furlong for governor, but he doesn't want the low-rated vice president's support.

Season 2 (2013) Edit

Picture Title Number Season Number Original Airdate
1960 "Midterms" 9 1 April 14, 2013
Selina's party does poorly in the midterm election, though Selina has a successful campaign, which she attempts to leverage into greater influence for herself.
202 "Signals" 10 2 April 21, 2013
Selina attends a North Carolina pig roast in support of the president's "Listen to Rural America" initiative. Dan takes up Pilates.
Detail-2 "Hostages" 11 3 April 28, 2013
When a hostage crisis in Uzbekistan ensues, Selina has conflict with the Secretary of Defense George Maddox during their joint appearance at the Marine Corps Base.
204 "The Vic Allen Dinner" 12 4 May 5, 2013
Selina performs a comic song at the Vic Allen Dinner that seems, at first, to go over well; To placate Gary, Selina has lunch with him and his girlfriend.
205-11 "Helsinki" 13 5 May 12, 2013
Ben and Kent argue over new intelligence, while Mike employs the services of Jonah to help him on a special White House project.
206 "Andrew" 14 6 May 19, 2013
After an unexpected hitch shuts down her budget negotiation with the majority leader, Selina moves the talks to Catherine's (Sarah Sutherland) 21st birthday bash.
207 "Shutdown" 15 7 June 2, 2013
A damaging story leaks about Selina's ex-husband, Andrew; Danny Chung takes advantage of the shutdown; Gary and Jonah go on a run to retrieve Selina's trash.
208 "First Response" 16 8 June 9, 2013
After being prepped for a "puff piece" interview at the VP residence, Selina is thrown by Janet Ryland's (Allison Janney) "gotcha" questions.
209 "Running" 17 9 June 16, 2013
The Veep continues her plans. Dan (Reid Scott) attempts to play both sides of the Selina-Danny Chung rivalry.
210 "D.C." 18 10 June 23, 2013
With the administration in full crisis mode, Selina and her staff try to cope.

Season 3 (2014) Edit

Picture Title Number Season Number Original Airdate
Episode-19-reupload-1024 "Some New Beginnings" 19 1 April 6, 2014
Selina starts looking for a campaign manager; at Mike's wedding, the team learns shocking news that could stand between Selina and the presidency.
302 "The Choice" 20 2 April 13, 2014
Selina and her staff try to choose a side on a big issue; Jonah stirs chaos with his blog, angering Dan; Mike is called into work from his honeymoon.
303 "Alicia" 21 3 April 20, 2014
Selina is hours away from announcing her candidacy; Mike begs Jonah not to do an article on a recent outburst; Dan tries to get SNL to apologize for a sketch.
304-91 "Clovis" 22 4 April 27, 2014
Selina and her staff take a trip to California where they visit the billion dollar tech-company of Clovis; Amy is offered a job.
305-3 "Fishing" 23 5 May 4, 2014
Selina, Dan and Gary travel to Virginia to persuade George Maddox not to run for president; Gary worries that his shoulder pain may prevent him from keeping his job.
306 "Detroit" 24 6 May 11, 2014
After an anti-gun rumor is spread, Selina goes to a gun show while in Detroit, but isn't happy when her daughter takes the spotlight after saving her from a protester.
Episode-25-1024 "Special Relationship" 25 7 May 18, 2014
During a trip in London, Selina is bombarded with questions regarding the state of mind of Ray, whose online beliefs have been recovered by Jonah.
308 "Debate" 26 8 June 1, 2014
The staff prepares for the debate between Selina and her rivals; Dan returns to the office after his panic attack; Gary inadvertently tells Wendy that Ray collaborated with Selina to make decisions.
309 "Crate" 27 9 June 8, 2014
After Selina is caught badmouthing a reporter, putting the campaign in jeopardy, the team gets some unexpected news. Mike worries about balancing his home and work life.
310 "New Hampshire" 28 10 June 8, 2014
While Selina balances her unexpected Presidency with the New Hampshire primary, Dan pushes Jonah to take the blame for a catastrophic media revelation.

Season 4 (2015) Edit

Picture Title Number Season Number Original Airdate
401header11 "Joint Session" 29 1 April 12, 2015
Selina is about to make her first big speech as president; The staff adjusts to their new roles in the White House.
150413-veep-ep30-ss2-1920 "East Wing" 30 2 April 19, 2015
Selina welcomes the Israeli Prime Minister, as Gary goes over-budget on the planning of the dinner; Mike changes his appearance; Amy learns someone new is joining the staff.
JEtwQSP4tT9oTXEimAharvirjaO "Data" 31 3 April 26, 2015
The staff is caught in the middle of a large scandal and starts looking for someone to take the blame, just as the annual Easter Egg Roll is held at the White House.
150414-veep-ep32 "Tehran" 32 4 May 3, 2015
Selina goes to Iran to free a detained American reporter; Gary and Mike panic as they realize they've been left at the airport in Tehran.
405 "Convention" 33 5 May 10, 2015
Hours before the Party Convention, Selina struggles to find a replacement as Doyle announces he's leaving the ticket; Dan works with Jonah and Richard for a client.
406 "Storms and Pancakes" 34 6 May 17, 2015
Selina is worried when Tom James, her running mate, unknowingly takes her spotlight on the campaign trail; Amy, still bitter from her experience with Selina, gets a job working with Dan.
407 "Mommy Meyer" 35 7 May 24, 2015
Selina prepares for a night with some of her old colleagues; Tom accidentally stirs trouble after a shooting in Pittsburgh; Amy and Dan lobby for the concrete industry.
408 "B/ill" 36 8 May 31, 2015
In order to get their bill to fail, the staff tries to get Representatives to vote against it; Selina must work while sick in bed; Gary accidentally gets everyone involved in illegal activity.
409 "Testimony" 37 9 June 7, 2015
The staff is interrogated by a congressional committee to find out who exactly was responsible for the data breach and the lobbying.
410-5 "Election Night" 38 10 June 14, 2015
Selina and her staff find their nerves growing frayed as each state result is called.

Season 5 (2016) Edit

Picture Title Number Season Number Original Airdate
501-2 "Morning After" 39 1 April 24, 2016
The day after the Election, Selina begins wooing congressmen before the vote in congress that will decide her presidency.
502 "Nev-AD-a" 40 2 May 1, 2016
Dan and Amy supervise a recount in Carson City, Nevada, hoping the recount will go statewide in an effort to win Selina the presidency.
Detail-0 "The Eagle" 41 3 May 8, 2016
Mike must deal with the consequences of Selina's accidental tweet. Feeling usurped by Bob, Amy begins to be troubled by his behavior.
504 "Mother" 42 4 May 15, 2016
A death in Selina's family could lead to a boost in poll numbers; The recount in Nevada begins to look grim for the Meyer campaign.
Detail-1 "Thanksgiving" 43 5 May 22, 2016
On Thanksgiving Day, Selina is forced to go into hiding; A congressional race in New Hampshire could give Selina the presidency; Dan suspects Tom is up to something.
506header "C--tgate" 44 6 May 29, 2016
Selina must make a difficult decision that could affect her relationship with Charlie, as the U.S. economy is on the verge of a disaster.
507-3 "Congressional Ball" 45 7 June 5, 2016
Selina uses the White House Holiday Party to win over congressmen, as she finds out that Tom has his own agenda; Dan preps Jonah for an upcoming debate.
508 "Camp David" 46 8 June 12, 2016
Selina conducts negotiations with the Chinese president on a Christmas retreat intended to be family-only; Jonah inadvertently attracts the NRA.
509-3 "Kissing Your Sister" 47 9 June 19, 2016
The House votes on who will be president, but Jonah might not be there for it; Catherine finishes her documentary; The staff plans on firing Mike.
510 "Inauguration" 48 10 June 26, 2016
Selina is offered the position of Vice President, while planning her future; Mike's children arrive; Gary breaks down; The staff is shocked by yet another tie.

Season 6 (2017) Edit

Picture Title Number Season Number Original Airdate
601header "Omaha" 49 1 April 16, 2017
One year after losing the presidency, Selina tries to secure her legacy; Dan tries to ingratiate himself at his new job.
602header "Library" 50 2 April 23, 2017
Selina attends the opening of former President Hughes’ presidential library; Jonah gets advice on how to rise in the political ranks; Dan suffers through Jane’s whims.
603header "Georgia" 51 3 April 30, 2017
Selina travels to the Republic of Georgia to help monitor the first free and democratic election the country, and is reunited with an old “friend.”
Episode-52-1920 "Justice" 52 4 May 7, 2017
Selina and her team attend the funeral of a Supreme Court justice. Amy works on securing a location for Selina's library. Dan tries to maintain his upswing with Jane, his co-host.
2400 "Chicklet" 53 5 May 14, 2017
Selina settles on a location for her presidential library. Dan lands in a gossip column. Mike and Selina work on her book. Jonah tries to cement a big donation.
Episode-54-1920 "Qatar" 54 6 May 21, 2017
Selina visits Qatar. In D.C., Jonah gets a dinner invite. Dan receives an unexpected visit from an HR rep. Catherine and Marjorie have big news.
Episode-55-1920 "Blurb" 55 7 May 28, 2017
Selina tries to finish her book. Selina and her staff prepare for her portrait-unveiling ceremony, while Jonah tries to weasel his way onto the guest list.
608 "Judge" 56 8 June 11, 2017
Selina takes a trip. Dan pressures Jonah into an interview. Amy is put in charge of Mike.
609header "A Woman First" 57 9 June 18, 2017
Selina's book finally arrives. Jonah has a big meeting. Dan, Ben and Kent grab a drink.
Episode-58-1920 "Groundbreaking" 58 10 June 25, 2017
Selina and her team prepare for the long-awaited groundbreaking of her library. Amy seeks clarity on her role. Jonah asks Dan, Ben and Kent for help.

Season 7 (2019) Edit

The seventh season of Veep will premiere in 2019.