Veep 4.05

Veep 4.05 – Convention

Hours before the Party Convention, Selina struggles to find a replacement as Doyle announces he’s leaving the ticket, but ultimately chooses Tom James. Meanwhile, Dan recruits Jonah and Richard to pose as influential Washington insiders. Amy is angry with the president’s new advisor. Karen gets fired.

So funny to see Hugh Laurie turn up as Tom James, all charm and american accent.

Tom James: What a great convention! Best one in four years.

The hotel room used for the majority of the episode is the Presidential Suite at the Royal Sonesta Hotel in Baltimore. The HBO film Game Change was also filmed there.

The best bit is Amy’s meltdown: