Fans of HBO’s Veep, starring Julia Louis-Dreyfus, are eagerly awaiting the season two premiere on April 14.
Today the subscriber channel revealed the synopsis’ for the first four episodes.
In them, we get a brief glimpse of the hijinks we can expect this season.
Veep season two premiere – Episode #9: Midterms
Fresh off successful campaign appearances for midterm elections, Selina sees an opportunity to expand her role, but must first curry favor with Kent Davison, the president’s icy senior strategist. Meanwhile, there are new developments in the staff’s personal lives.
Episode #10: Signals
Selina attends a pig roast in North Carolina as part of the president’s “Listen to Rural America” initiative. Dan takes up Pilates to get face time.
Episode #11: Hostages
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.
Episode #12: [No title yet]
Selina is rankled when the White House releases an unflattering photo of her. Mike and Kent bond over sailing; Jonah gets an executive parking space; Sue has a job interview. Selina takes steps to keep her staff happy as they prepare for her appearance at the Vic Allen dinner.
We can’t wait for the Veep season two premiere in just under three weeks from now.