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WATCH: Emmy Award-Winning Julia-Louis Dreyfus On Her Pairing With James Gandolfini

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.11.2013 | UK Entertainment

'Enough Said' boasts the combined talents of the unique, and much missed, James Gandolfini ('The Sopranos') and recent Emmy Award recipient Julia-Loui...

'Veep' First Season Review

Caroline Frost | Posted 06.08.2013 | UK Entertainment
Caroline Frost

When 'Veep' turned up on HBO's screens last year, it was heralded as 'The Thick of It meets West Wing'. With two more series commissioned in the States, and the first series now available in this country on DVD and Blu-Ray, it's time to ask: Is it all that?

Ideology Bites - How Obama Vs Romney Is Actually Martin Sheen vs Jimmy Stewart

Danny Myers | Posted 14.12.2012 | UK Entertainment
Danny Myers

If The West Wing represents the impossibly high bar for any Democrat administration, it is Capra's Mr Smith Goes to Washington that represents the fear behind the Palin sneer.

EMMY AWARDS: Veep Sneaks A Win In First Season

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 23.11.2012 | UK Entertainment

Armando Iannucci may have left the Emmy Awards without a trophy for his US sitcom Veep, losing out to the all-conquering Modern Family for Outstanding...

Caroline Frost

TV REVIEW: The Thick Of It - Coalition Of Perfect Disharmony

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 09.09.2012 | UK Entertainment

The Thick Of It’s been away from our screens for three long years. While its creator Armando Iannucci was looking the other way – small matters of...

WATCH: 'Parks And Recreation' Season Four Gag Reel

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.09.2012 | UK Comedy

Want to see a bunch of actors messing up, cracking up and occasionally being really rather potty-mouthed? Then take a little look at the Parks and Rec...

Iannucci Blasts US 'Buffoons' Behind 'Thick Of It' Remake

PA | Posted 03.11.2012 | UK Entertainment

The Thick Of It's creator Armando Iannucci has slammed the "buffoons" who remade his political satire in the US. The 48-year-old acted as executive...

Is Armando Iannucci Saying Goodbye To Malcolm Tucker Forever?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.09.2012 | UK Politics

Move over, politicians – Armando Iannucci has a new target. Ahead of the latest episodes of The Thick Of It hitting our screens on Saturday, the ...

Veep-Tastic

Laura Dunn | Posted 24.08.2012 | UK Entertainment
Laura Dunn

Armando Iannucci's Veep has arrived on British shores, replacing the cinéma vérité, political satire window that has been left empty by his previous work, The Thick Of It.

Caroline Frost

VEEP REVIEW: Has Armando Pulled It Off Stateside?

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 24.04.2012 | UK Entertainment

Armando Ianucci’s CV is fit to bursting with side-splitting stuff. If we’d forgotten, we got a reminder when he received a Writers Guild gong at t...

WATCH: Michelle Obama Photobombs 'Seinfeld' Star Julia Louis-Dreyfus

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 17.04.2012 | UK Comedy

During her never-ending campaign to be as cool as her husband, Michelle Obama has tried to break the world record for kids doing jumping jacks, danced...

VEEP: The West Wing Meets The Thick Of It?

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 27.05.2012 | UK Entertainment

Fans of The West Wing and The Thick of It have been holding their breath for a while now, waiting for the new comedy from the Oscar-nomimated Armando ...

How To Win Friends And Influence People When Talking About British TV Comedy: A Guide For Americans

Andrea Mann | Posted 30.04.2012 | UK Comedy
Andrea Mann

American cousins! And other Americans to whom I am not related! Ever found yourself at a tea party - the British, not crazed lunatic Republican, kind - and suddenly been at a loss for words when the topic of conversation moves, inevitably, to British television comedy? Fear not. For here is a handy guide to What To Say in such a situation - or indeed, when conversing with Brits in the Huffington Post Comedy Club comments. The following 20 pointers are intended to make you blend in with British people...

WATCH: Armando Iannucci's US Follow-Up To 'The Thick Of It' Gets A New Trailer

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 28.02.2012 | UK Comedy

Ever dreamed of a US version of The Thick Of It? Or a comedy version of The West Wing? Well, your dreams are set to come true in just a couple of mont...

'My Girl' All Grown Up

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.12.2011 | UK Entertainment

My Girl star Anna Chlumsky wowed in a red dress on The Iron Lady red carpet in New York last night, marking what could become a return to the limeligh...