David Mandel

TV writer, producer and director

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We have interesting guests on The Business, and sometimes our conversations are too long to fit into one show.

from The Business

The beginning of Season Six of the HBO comedy  Veep  finds Selina Meyer, played by Julia Louis-Dreyfus, assuring the nation in a morning news interview that her post-White House life…

Showrunner David Mandel on 'Veep'

The beginning of Season Six of the HBO comedy Veep finds Selina Meyer, played by Julia Louis-Dreyfus, assuring the nation in a morning news interview that her post-White House life…

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