Skip Nav
25 New November Additions to Netflix That Will Complement the Cozy Weather
American Horror Story Roanoke
Why We're Still Not Getting the Full Scope of American Horror Story: Roanoke
Barack Obama
Barry: Netflix's Biopic About Young Barack Obama Already Looks Like a Must See

Julia Louis-Dreyfus Emmy Press Room Interview For Veep

Julia Louis-Dreyfus Says Her Latest Emmy "Is a Hell of a Lot of Good Fortune"

Julia Louis-Dreyfus is now a three-time Emmy winner after taking home the trophy for outstanding lead actress in a comedy for Veep. The TV veteran was exuberant in the press room, expressing how grateful she is to have won for three different series (she previously won Emmys for Seinfeld and The New Adventures of Old Christine). Louis-Dreyfus also spilled about what she'll be doing after the Emmys wrap and what TV shows she unwinds with.

On how it feels to be honored for three different TV series: "I would say this is a hell of a lot of good fortune. I'm particularly moved to get this for a third series that I've done. I need an Advil. I have a headache! I can't believe it. I'm very thrilled and moved."

On how current politics influence Veep: "It's greatly influenced me and where the show's going. It's an amazing time in politics. Frankly I think all time in politics is kind of amazing in a certain level. It seems front and center right now in our lives. There's a lot of good, rich material from which to glean, not parody; there are little morsels we can take away, almost every day, it seems."

On how she's going to celebrate: "I'm going to have a glass of wine. My husband and I brought our 15-year-old son to the show tonight, so it's very exciting that he's here. He'll go to the Governors Ball with us and then go home because he has school tomorrow. His dad and I are going to go out and live it up a little for sure."

On her favorite shows: "I watch Colbert, I watch The Daily Show. Face the Nation, C-SPAN, Homeland, Breaking Bad, Curb Your Enthusiasm, and Girls. And Boardwalk Empire!"

Image Source: Getty
Around The Web
Join The Conversation
Kristen Bell's Nip Lift Instagram From the Emmys 2016
Orphan Black GIFs
Lindsey Vonn at the 2016 Emmys
Matt Damon and Jimmy Kimmel at 2016 Emmys
Who Was Rami Malek's Date at the 2016 Emmys?
Tina Fey's Reaction to the Bill Cosby Joke at the 2016 Emmys
Diversity at the 2016 Emmys

POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests.

From Our Partners
Latest Entertainment
All the Latest From Ryan Reynolds