HBO Renews ‘Silicon Valley’ and ‘Veep’ for Seasons 5 and 7

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HBO Renews ‘Silicon Valley’ and ‘Veep’ for Seasons 5 and 7

HBO has renewed “Silicon Valley” for a fifth season and “Veep” for a seventh season, with both shows returning in 2018, it was announced today by Casey Bloys, president, HBO Programming.

The Emmy(R)-winning and Golden Globe-nominated “Silicon Valley” takes a comic look at the modern-day epicenter of the high-tech gold rush, where the people most qualified to succeed are the least capable of handling success.

A collaboration between Mike Judge and Alec Berg, the show concludes its ten-episode fourth season Sunday, June 25 (10:00-10:30 p.m. ET/PT). Series regulars include Thomas Middleditch, T.J. Miller, Zach Woods, Kumail Nanjiani, Martin Starr, Josh Brener, Amanda Crew, Matt Ross, Jimmy O. Yang and Suzanne Cryer.

Season four credits: “Silicon Valley” was created by Mike Judge & John Altschuler & Dave Krinsky; executive producers, Mike Judge, Alec Berg, Michael Rotenberg and Tom Lassally; co-executive producers, Jim Kleverweis, Clay Tarver, Dan O’Keefe, Jamie Babbit, Chris Provenzano and Graham Wagner; supervising producers, Adam Countee, Carrie Kemper and Aaron Zelman; consulting producer, Jonathan Dotan.

The Emmy(R)-winning comedy series “Veep” concludes its ten-episode sixth season Sunday, June 25 (10:30-11:00 p.m. ET/PT). The show stars Emmy(R) and Screen Actors Guild Award winner Julia Louis-Dreyfus as Selina Meyer, the former vice president and president, who is struggling to navigate uncharted political territory. The ensemble cast also includes two-time Emmy(R) winner Tony Hale, Emmy(R) nominee Anna Chlumsky, Emmy(R) nominee Matt Walsh, Reid Scott, Timothy Simons, Kevin Dunn, Emmy(R) nominee Gary Cole and Sam Richardson.

Season six credits: “Veep” was created by Armando Iannucci; executive produced by David Mandel, Frank Rich, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Lew Morton and Morgan Sackett.

The above press release was issued by HBO.

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