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HBO’S Veep returns to the White House

dsUoP3zKLbY.market_maxresHBO Latin America is happy to announce the return of HBO’s Emmy® nominated original comedy series Veep, with season 3 premiering on April 6th in the Caribbean, simultaneously with the United States.

Set in Washington D.C., the satirical political comedy Veep follows the whirlwind day-to-day of Vice President Selina Meyer, portrayed by Emmy® winner and Golden Globe® nominee Julia Louis-Dreyfus.

Season three premieres April 6th in the Caribbean, simultaneously with the United States

Miami, FL – March 26, 2014 – HBO Latin America announced the premiere of the third season of the Emmy® nominated original comedy series Veep, starring Julia Louis-Dreyfus (Emmy® winner and Golden Globe® nominee for her performance in the series) as United States Vice President Selina Meyer. This satirical political comedy, set in Washington D.C., will debut on April 6th in the Caribbean, simultaneously with the United States.

After the revelation at the end of season two that the president will not run for reelection, season three begins with Selina eyeing a promotion and courting Iowa caucus voters at a signing for her new book, “Some New Beginnings.” Selina and her staff, back in D.C. for Mike’s (Matt Walsh) wedding, soon learn that Secretary of Defense Maddox (Isiah Whitlock Jr.) is resigning – setting Selina up for a possible run in the presidential primaries against Maddox and her nemesis, war vet Danny Chung (Randall Park).

Over the course of this season’s ten episodes, Selina and her staff will set up an exploratory campaign office in D.C. and travel to Silicon Valley to raise money and to London to meet with heads of state, while Amy (Anna Chlumsky) and Dan (Reid Scott) vie to be Selina’s campaign manager.

Created and executive produced by Armando Iannucci, Veep’s stellar cast includes Tony Hale (Emmy® winner for his role) as Selina’s bodyman Gary; Anna Chlumsky (Emmy®-nominated for her role) as her chief of staff Amy; Matt Walsh (Hung) as Meyer’s spokesperson Mike; Reid Scott (My Boys) as ambitious political aide Dan; Timothy C. Simons (Days Together) as White House liaison-turned-political gossip blogger Jonah; and Sufe Bradshaw (Prison Break) as Meyer’s executive assistant Sue.

New series regulars include Kevin Dunn (True Detective, Luck) as Ben, the president’s chief of staff. Guests this season include Gary Cole (Entourage), Kathy Najimy (King of the Hill), Christopher Meloni (True Blood), and Zach Woods (Silicon Valley). This season was executive produced by Ianucci in addition to Christopher Godsick and Frank Rich; co-executive produced by Simon Blackwell and Tony Roche; and produced by Stephanie Laing and Julia Louis-Dreyfus.


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HBO announces its April movie premieres in the Caribbean

By Melody Regalado

White_House_Down_Theatrical_PosterHBO is pleased to share its movie lineup for the month of April in the Caribbean, which includes the hit movies White House Down, The Campaign, Gambit, and Gangster Squad.

Miami, FL –HBO Latin America announced the debut of four celebrated Hollywood hits on its Caribbean lineup. Premiering every Saturday at 21:00hrs AST* in April, viewers will be sure to enjoy this month’s action-packed dramas and laugh-out-loud comedies.

Action, adventure and suspense come together in WHITE HOUSE DOWN (Saturday April 5th, 21:00hrs AST*), directed by Roland Emmerich and starring Channing Tatum, Jamie Foxx and Maggie Gyllenhaal. After a cop is denied his dream job with the secret service to protect the President of the United States, he takes his daughter on a tour of The-Campaign_wallpaperthe White House in an effort to not further disappoint her. While there, a heavily armed paramilitary group storms into the building, and now this policeman must try to save the president, his daughter and the country.

The comedy THE CAMPAIGN (Saturday April 12th, 21:00hrs AST*), directed by Jay Roach, follows two candidates vying to represent North Carolina in the House of Representatives of the Unites States. Cam Brady (Will Farrell) has run unopposed for five terms, and he now has an gambit-uk-poster
opponent for the first time: Marty Huggins (Zach Galifianakis), the quirky but successful businessman and manager of the local tourism office.

Directed by Michael Hoffman, GAMBIT

(Saturday April 19th, 21:00hrs AST*) stars Colin Firth, Cameron Diaz, Alan Rickman and Stanley Tucci. British art curator Harry Deane wants to seek revenge on his abusive boss by selling him a fake Monet piece. He seeks help from PJ Puznowski, a wild and unpredictable Texan rodeo queen, as an accomplice to play the role of an 11170394_800attractive woman who inherited the painting from her grandfather during the end of WWII. Now with PJ loose in London, Harry’s plan may not go as planned.

Then we go back to the year 1949 in GANGSTER SQUAD (Saturday April 26th, 21:00hrs AST*), where ruthless gangster Mickey Cohen (Sean Penn) fights to control all organized crime in Los Angeles. He manages to get around with the protection of his thugs, corrupt police and politicians, but a small team of officers, known as the “gangster squad,” won’t stop until they can take Mickey off the streets. Directed by Ruben Fleischer, the film stars Sean Penn, Josh Brolin, Ryan Gosling, Nick Nolte and Emma Stone.

*Atlantic Standard Time. Consult with your cable operator and/or for local transmission times and additional information.




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