Armando Iannucci’s US offshoot from The Thick Of It finds Julia Louis-Dreyfus on impeccable form as a hapless Vice-President. Despite a shaky start — the customary insults initially sound jarring in an American context — it gradually develops its own zippy, screwball groove.
Reviewed by Paul Whitelaw
Veep: The Complete First Season
Released: 03 June 2013
Jovial commentaries, plus outtakes, deleted scenes and a short ‘making of’.