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Ranking the Best Seasons of 'Veep' 

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Updated June 21, 2019 201 votes 64 voters 5.1k views 7 items

This list features the best seasons of Veep, listed from best to worst with pictures of season posters when available. Fans may debate which season of Veep is the best, but each installment of the political comedy features memorable episodes. Some Veep seasons focus on Selina Meyer's campaigns while other good seasons find the Meyer team navigating crises big and small.

This list of Veep seasons has been voted on by fans from all over the world, helping to decide once and for all which collection of episodes from the mind of creator Armando Iannucci are the best. Season One focused on Selina's responsibilities as Vice President while later seasons highlighted the higher aspirations of Selina, Dan, Amy, Mike, and the entire Meyer team. Six consecutive seasons, Veep was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Comedy Series and won for its fourth, fifth, and sixth seasons.

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Veep Season - 5 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Ranking the Best Seasons of 'Veep'
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The fifth season of Veep premiered on April 24, 2016, and contains 10 episodes. This season still focuses on Selina's quest to win the presidency.

This season contains several memorable episodes including: "Inauguration," "Congressional Ball" and "Morning After."

Memorable moments from Season 5 include:

  • Catherine finds love.
  • Selina goes into hiding.
  • Jonah is diagnosed with cancer.
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Veep Season - 4 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Ranking the Best Seasons of 'Veep'
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The fourth season of Veep premiered on April 12, 2015, and contains 10 episodes. This season still focuses on Selina's Presidential election campaign.

This season contains several memorable episodes including: "Election Night," "Joint Session" and "East Wing."

Memorable moments from Season 4 include:

  • Richard becomes Jonah's assistant.
  • Selina taps Tom James as her running mate.
  • The election has an unexpected result.
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Veep Season - 3 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Ranking the Best Seasons of 'Veep'
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The third season of Veep premiered on April 6, 2014, and contains 10 episodes. This season still focuses on Selina's candidacy for President.

This season contains several memorable episodes including: "Special Relationship," "Detroit" and "Fishing."

Memorable moments from Season 3 include:

  • Selina gets a haircut.
  • Jonah asks for help.
  • Selina unexpectedly acheives her goal.
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Veep Season - 2 is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Ranking the Best Seasons of 'Veep'
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The second season of Veep premiered on April 14, 2013, and contains 10 episodes. This season still focuses on the political and personal life of Selina Meyer.

This season contains several memorable episodes including: "Hostages," "Helsinki" and "Shutdown."

Memorable moments from Season 2 include:

  • Selina reconnects with her ex-husband, Andrew.
  • Sue testifies before Congress.
  • Selina suffers a freak accident.
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