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The Best Episodes of Veep

Every episode of Veep ranked from best to worst. Let's dive into 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.


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The best episode of "Veep" is "Veep", rated 9.3/10 from 1967 user votes. It was directed by David Mandel and written by David Mandel. "Veep" aired on 5/12/2019 and is rated 0.1 point(s) higher than the second highest rated, "Kissing Your Sister".

  • Veep
    9.3/10 1,967 votes

    #1 - Veep

    Season 7 Episode 7 - Aired 2019-05-12

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

    Director: David Mandel

    Writer: David Mandel

  • Kissing Your Sister
    9.2/10 1,415 votes

    #2 - Kissing Your Sister

    Season 5 Episode 9 - Aired 2016-06-19

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

    Director: David Mandel

    Writer: Erik Kenward

  • Testimony
    8.9/10 1,301 votes

    #3 - Testimony

    Season 4 Episode 9 - Aired 2015-06-07

    While Selina fields questions from the press, members of her staff testify before a congressional committee about whether the Families First vote was intentionally sabotaged – and who was really behind the data breach.

    Director: Armando Iannucci

    Writer: N/A

  • Election Night
    8.9/10 1,184 votes

    #4 - Election Night

    Season 4 Episode 10 - Aired 2015-06-14

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

    Director: Chris Addison

    Writer: N/A

  • Mother
    8.9/10 1,237 votes

    #5 - Mother

    Season 5 Episode 4 - Aired 2016-05-15

    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.

    Director: Dale Stern

    Writer: Peter Huyck, Alex Gregory

  • Crate
    8.8/10 1,104 votes

    #6 - Crate

    Season 3 Episode 9 - Aired 2014-06-08

    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.

    Director: Chris Addison

    Writer: N/A

  • D.C.
    8.7/10 1,157 votes

    #7 - D.C.

    Season 2 Episode 10 - Aired 2013-06-23

    Selina and her staff try to cope when the administration goes into full crisis mode.

    Director: Tim Kirkby

    Writer: Armando Iannucci, Tony Roche

  • Debate
    8.7/10 1,130 votes

    #8 - Debate

    Season 3 Episode 8 - Aired 2014-06-01

    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.

    Director: Armando Iannucci

    Writer: N/A

  • Convention
    8.7/10 1,102 votes

    #9 - Convention

    Season 4 Episode 5 - Aired 2015-05-10

    Selina and her staff scramble to avert a major internal crisis; Amy is angry with a new advisor.

    Director: Stephanie Laing

    Writer: N/A

  • C**tgate
    8.7/10 1,070 votes

    #10 - C**tgate

    Season 5 Episode 6 - Aired 2016-05-29

    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. Meanwhile, Amy investigates the staff, and Catherine tries to get time with Selina to share some major news.

    Director: Brad Hall

    Writer: Georgia Pritchett, Will Smith

  • Congressional Ball
    8.7/10 1,080 votes

    #11 - Congressional Ball

    Season 5 Episode 7 - Aired 2016-06-05

    At the White House Christmas party, Selina bargains for votes in hopes of breaking the election tie. Meanwhile, the staff is preoccupied with the annual '50 Hottest D.C. Staffers' list; Mike eyes a job outside politics; and Dan helps Jonah with debate prep in New Hampshire.

    Director: Maurice Marable

    Writer: Billy Kimball

  • Camp David
    8.7/10 1,065 votes

    #12 - Camp David

    Season 5 Episode 8 - Aired 2016-06-12

    Selina takes Catherine to a family pre-Christmas celebration at Camp David, where her team also plans to conduct secret negotiations. After a disastrous debate in New Hampshire, Amy and Dan try to make Jonah seem more human.

    Director: Becky Martin

    Writer: Rachel Axler

  • Inauguration
    8.6/10 1,016 votes

    #13 - Inauguration

    Season 5 Episode 10 - Aired 2016-06-26

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

    Director: Becky Martin

    Writer: Jim Margolis

  • Helsinki
    8.5/10 1,239 votes

    #14 - Helsinki

    Season 2 Episode 5 - Aired 2013-05-12

    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.

    Director: Becky Martin

    Writer: N/A

  • Running
    8.5/10 1,121 votes

    #15 - Running

    Season 2 Episode 9 - Aired 2013-06-16

    Despite being told to limit public appearances, Selina continues her plans; Dan tries to play both sides of a rivalry.

    Director: Tim Kirkby

    Writer: N/A

  • Iowa
    8.5/10 1,055 votes

    #16 - Iowa

    Season 7 Episode 1 - Aired 2019-03-31

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

    Director: David Mandel

    Writer: Lew Morton

  • New Hampshire
    8.4/10 988 votes

    #17 - New Hampshire

    Season 3 Episode 10 - Aired 2014-06-08

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

    Director: Chris Addison

    Writer: Tony Roche

  • Morning After
    8.4/10 1,036 votes

    #18 - Morning After

    Season 5 Episode 1 - Aired 2016-04-24

    Post-election night: Selina discovers a possible road to victory. Meanwhile, Amy must figure out if she is back or not; Catherine kicks off a behind-the-scenes documentary project; Mike announces that he and Wendy are adopting a baby from China; and Dan considers a new career.

    Director: Chris Addison

    Writer: David Mandel

  • Groundbreaking
    8.4/10 871 votes

    #19 - Groundbreaking

    Season 6 Episode 10 - Aired 2017-06-25

    Selina and her team prepare for the long-awaited groundbreaking of her library. Amy seeks clarity on her role. Jonah asks a major donor for help. Season finale.

    Director: David Mandel

    Writer: David Mandel

  • Oslo
    8.4/10 865 votes

    #20 - Oslo

    Season 7 Episode 6 - Aired 2019-05-05

    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.

    Director: Brad Hall

    Writer: Steve Hely, Ian Maxtone-Graham, Dan O'Keefe, Dan Mintz

  • Alicia
    8.3/10 1,067 votes

    #21 - Alicia

    Season 3 Episode 3 - Aired 2014-04-20

    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.

    Director: Chris Morris

    Writer: N/A

  • Special Relationship
    8.3/10 1,048 votes

    #22 - Special Relationship

    Season 3 Episode 7 - Aired 2014-05-18

    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.

    Director: Becky Martin

    Writer: N/A

  • Joint Session
    8.3/10 1,054 votes

    #23 - Joint Session

    Season 4 Episode 1 - Aired 2015-04-12

    Selina's staff frantically works on her first major speech as president. Gary questions his worth.

    Director: Chris Addison

    Writer: N/A

  • B/ill
    8.3/10 964 votes

    #24 - B/ill

    Season 4 Episode 8 - Aired 2015-05-31

    Gary sets up a secret meeting with Dan and Amy to persuade them to lobby against Selina's bill.

    Director: Becky Martin

    Writer: N/A

  • The Eagle
    8.3/10 980 votes

    #25 - The Eagle

    Season 5 Episode 3 - Aired 2016-05-08

    Selina sends a tweet and Mike must deal with the consequences. Amy feels usurped by Bob, and begins to be troubled by his behavior. At a museum gala, Gary finds himself the belle of the ball.

    Director: Chris Addison

    Writer: Steve Koren