Armando Iannucci

Good TV This Week: Julia Louis-Dreyfus Returns to the Tube

Posted on 04/16/2012 by |AARP Blog Author | Comments

EntertainmentOnce you see Julia Louis-Dreyfus’ new HBO “Veep” black comedy, it’s a little unsettling to think that, as reported in the New York Times, she talked to the likes of Al Gore and Al Franken and real-life chiefs of staff and speechwriters to help get ready for her role as Vice President Selina Meyer.   One hopes that authenticity is not the the order of the day here.  “Veep” has been dubbed “the anti-’West Wing’” for good reason. Meyer and her …