It’s renewal time!
HBO handed out some renewals for a couple comedy series both have been solid performers for the network.
Julia Louis-Dreyfus has won numerous Emmy awards for Veep and it’s coming back for season 5.
Veep creator Armando Iannucci, is leaving the series and will be replaced by David Mandel who did Curb Your Enthusiasm.
Another series, Silicon Valley is coming back as well. It will be getting a third season from the network. The Mike Judge series is a smart hip series that fits in with HBO’s current slate.
Also renewed from HBO are no brainers Game of Thrones’ and ‘Last Week Tonight with John Oliver.’