The BEST episodes of Veep

Every episode of Veep ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Veep!

A look into American politics, revolving around former Senator Selina Meyer who finds being Vice President of the United States is nothing like she expected and everything everyone ever warned her about.

Last Updated: 9/26/2023Network: HBOStatus: Ended
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Veep
star
8.42
588 votes

#1 - Veep

Season 7 - Episode 7 - Aired 5/12/2019

The nominating fight between Selina and her rivals reaches its climax, as their race comes to a historic finish.

Directors: David Mandel
Writer: David Mandel
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Kissing Your Sister
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8.19
1210 votes

#2 - Kissing Your Sister

Season 5 - Episode 9 - Aired 6/19/2016

Catherine and Marjorie have a fight; Mike prepares for his babies; Selina is interviewed.

Directors: David Mandel
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Crate
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8.18
1245 votes

#3 - Crate

Season 3 - Episode 9 - Aired 6/8/2014

With Thornhill ahead in the polls, Selina and her staff discuss how to make her more "folksy." In need of a job, Jonah meets with Bill Ericsson. Selina has an interview with pretentious journalist Quincy Carter.

Directors: Chris Addison
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Election Night
star
8.11
1084 votes

#4 - Election Night

Season 4 - Episode 10 - Aired 6/14/2015

On election night, Selina and her staff find their nerves growing frayed as each state result is called.

Directors: Chris Addison
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Congressional Ball
star
8.07
1209 votes

#5 - Congressional Ball

Season 5 - Episode 7 - Aired 6/5/2016

The White House Christmas party finds Selina canvassing for votes to break the election tie. The '50 Hottest D.C. Staffers' list is on everyone's lips in the West Wing. Mike mulls a career move. Dan helps Jonah hone his debate skills in New Hampshire.

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New Hampshire
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8.06
1236 votes

#6 - New Hampshire

Season 3 - Episode 10 - Aired 6/8/2014

Three days before the New Hampshire primary, Selina and her staff juggle her multiple official obligations and campaign appearances.

Directors: Chris Addison
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Inauguration
star
8.05
1198 votes

#7 - Inauguration

Season 5 - Episode 10 - Aired 6/26/2016

Selina and her staff prepare for inauguration day; Mike suffers from exhaustion; Catherine gets a makeover.

Directors: Becky Martin
Writer: Jim Margolis
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C**tgate
star
8.03
1217 votes

#8 - C**tgate

Season 5 - Episode 6 - Aired 5/29/2016

With the U.S. on the brink of a major financial meltdown, Selina must make an important decision. Jonah finds himself back in New Hampshire. Amy investigates the staff, and Catherine tries to get time with Selina to share major news.

Directors: Brad Hall
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Debate
star
8.02
1297 votes

#9 - Debate

Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired 6/1/2014

Selina and the staff prep for her debate with George Maddox, Danny Chung, congressman Owen Pierce and Joe Thornhill, a major-league baseball manager who recently entered the race. Dan returns with a rosier outlook. Wendy, Mike's wife, arrives to do a style piece on Selina, but eyes a bigger story involving Ray.

Directors: Armando Iannucci
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D.C.
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8.00
1323 votes

#10 - D.C.

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired 6/23/2013

With the administration in full crisis mode, Selina and her staff try to cope.

Directors: Tim Kirkby
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Running
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7.96
1270 votes

#11 - Running

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired 6/16/2013

The Veep continues her plans. Dan attempts to play both sides of the Selina-Danny Chung rivalry.

Directors: Tim Kirkby
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Tears
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7.94
1419 votes

#12 - Tears

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 6/10/2012

In the Season 1 finale, an Ohio gubernatorial candidate balks at Selina's endorsement due to her current unpopularity, but Mike and Amy try to make the best of the vice president's emotions during their meeting. Meanwhile, Dan can't shake the clean-jobs bill debacle, especially when it could be the subject of a Congressional hearing.

Directors: Armando Iannucci
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Clovis
star
7.93
1390 votes

#13 - Clovis

Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired 4/27/2014

On a fundraising trip in Silicon Valley, Selina is challenged by an anti-fracking mom and visits the campus of Clovis, a tech company with an ambitious young CEO. In D.C., Jonah makes a crude viral video of the Selina-mom encounter, and Dan, with Ben's help, gets an idea for a rumor he can spread against Chung.

Directors: Armando Iannucci
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Alicia
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7.93
1381 votes

#14 - Alicia

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired 4/20/2014

While Selina and her staff prepare for an Annapolis event where she will announce her candidacy, Dan gets word that "Saturday Night Live" has done a not-so-flattering sketch about her.

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The Eagle
star
7.91
1251 votes

#15 - The Eagle

Season 5 - Episode 3 - Aired 5/8/2016

Fallout from Selina's tweet gives Mike a major headache; Amy is unsettled by Bob's power grab; Gary finds himself the bee's knees at a museum gala.

Directors: Chris Addison
Writer: Steve Koren
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Camp David
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7.91
1143 votes

#16 - Camp David

Season 5 - Episode 8 - Aired 6/12/2016

A pre-Christmas celebration for Selina's family at Camp David camouflages her team's secret negotiations. Amy and Dan work on Jonah's human side after a terrible debate performance in New Hampshire.

Directors: Becky Martin
Writer: Rachel Axler
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Mother
star
7.90
1243 votes

#17 - Mother

Season 5 - Episode 4 - Aired 5/15/2016

Selina rushes to the hospital while attempting to win the presidency. Amy and Dan discover the O’Brien camp has staged a fake protest, and task Jonah and Richard with organizing their own pro-POTUS demonstration. Mike and Wendy meet with a potential surrogate.

Directors: Dale Stern
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Fishing
star
7.88
1299 votes

#18 - Fishing

Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired 5/4/2014

Selina has a secret lunch with a major strategist she may tap as her campaign manager, even as Amy and Dan are openly vying for the job. Meanwhile, Defense Secretary Maddox invites the vice president to his country estate; Gary gets bad news about his shoulder; and Mike's colleagues find out he's mixing business with pleasure.

Directors: Becky Martin
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Iowa
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7.87
618 votes

#19 - Iowa

Season 7 - Episode 1 - Aired 3/31/2019

Selina evaluates her past and present campaigns. Jonah's personal life sparks interest among the press. Amy makes an important decision.

Directors: David Mandel
Writer: Lewis Morton
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Groundbreaking
star
7.87
1063 votes

#20 - Groundbreaking

Season 6 - Episode 10 - Aired 6/25/2017

Selina and her staff get ready for the long-awaited groundbreaking for her library. Amy seeks clarity on her role. Jonah asks Dan, Ben and Kent for help.

Directors: David Mandel
Writer: David Mandel
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Pledge
star
7.86
567 votes

#21 - Pledge

Season 7 - Episode 3 - Aired 4/14/2019

In the run-up to the first debate, Selina makes a novel campaign proposal. Comments by Jonah create blowback. Dan and Amy take a road trip.

Directors: Morgan Sackett
Writer: Rachel Axler
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Helsinki
star
7.86
1408 votes

#22 - Helsinki

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired 5/12/2013

Selina and her staff head to Helsinki to finalize a trade agreement, but are worried whether Selina will be received warmly in Europe. Dan call Mike for advice on charming the press and Mike leans on Jonah for help. Ken and Ben argue over how to deal with new intel.

Directors: Becky Martin
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Special Relationship
star
7.85
1346 votes

#23 - Special Relationship

Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired 5/18/2014

In the U.K. for the 100th anniversary of WWI, Selina’s staff worries about Ray’s growing influence on the Veep. Meanwhile, Dan’s nerves begin to fray as Ben gets news that sends him back to D.C. Later, Jonah arrives in London, U.K. to spy for Team Maddox, and Amy leaks a secret.

Directors: Becky Martin
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Oslo
star
7.84
551 votes

#24 - Oslo

Season 7 - Episode 6 - Aired 5/5/2019

Selina tries to arrange a meeting via her Finnish contact, Minna. Gary helps Catherine plan a big event. Jonah and Amy push an anti-vax message in Pennsylvania. Mike finds a new home. Richard may have an enemy.

Directors: Brad Hall
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Morning After
star
7.84
1337 votes

#25 - Morning After

Season 5 - Episode 1 - Aired 4/24/2016

It's the day after the election, and Selina thinks she's found a path to victory. Meanwhile, Catherine starts making a behind-the-scenes documentary; Amy isn't sure if she's back on the team; Dan mulls a new career; and Mike and Wendy plan to adopt a baby from China.

Directors: Chris Addison
Writer: David Mandel
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