New HBO comedy series Veep, starring Julia Louis-Dreyfuss as Selina Meyer, US Vice President begins on Showcase next month.
The series emerged from attempts to adapt The Thick of It for US television. The pilot was written by Iannucci and Simon Blackwell.
Centres on former Senator Selina Meyer who finds being Vice President of the United States is nothing like she expected and everything everyone ever warned about.
It begins 7:30pm Sunday June 24th.
Showcase also screens Sarah Palin telemovie Game Change this month.