The most recent seasons of HBO’s critically acclaimed Silicon Valley and Veep (to get a sense of why, check out JJ Perkins’ coverage of Silicon Valley season 2 and Deepayan Sengupta’s coverage of Veep season 4) are coming out on Digital HD and in conjunction, we are excited to offer one SoS reader a download code for each! The code will give the winner all 10 episodes of each season, along with deleted scenes for Veep season 4. Listen to the latest episode of SoS’s TV podcast, The Televerse, to find out how to enter. The giveaway will run from July 29th until August 2nd, with a winner announced on next week’s podcast.
For those unfamiliar with either these series, here’s what HBO has to say about them. Warning, SPOILERS (for Silicon Valley Season 1 and Veep Season 3) AHEAD.
Silicon Valley Season 2:
After taking the tech world by storm last season at TechCrunch Distrupt, Richard and the rest of the Pied Piper team–Erlich, Jared, Dinesh and Gilfoyle–look ahead to a bright and profitable future. But their success may be in jeopardy, thanks to big changes at Raviga, the company created by Peter Gregory, and Nucleus, the competing compression platform launched by Hooli CEO Gavin Belson.The Emmy®–and Golden Globe®-nominated series SILICON VALLEY takes a comic look at the modern-day epicenter of the high-tech gold rush, where the people most qualified to succeed are the least capable of handling success. Mike Judge and Alec Berg both direct five episodes. The ten-episode second season is now available to download on Digital HD.
Having become president after her predecessor stepped down, it remains to be seen whether Selina Meyer’s team will outlast that of America’s shortest-serving president, William Henry Harrison. With the stakes for Selina and her team higher than ever before, she must still run for election, and in the weeks to come they will grapple with how to make her seem “presidential.”The ten-episode fourth season of the Emmy®-nominated HBO comedy series VEEP is now available to download on Digital HD. Created by Armando Iannucci (Oscar® nominee for co-writing “In the Loop”), the show stars Julia Louis-Dreyfus, three-time Emmy® winner for her role as Selina Meyer, for whom even the most banal action can set off a ripple effect that has an unexpected and far-reaching consequence.The Digital HD release of Season 4 also includes exclusive, never-before-seen deleted scenes!