HBO’s “Silicon Valley'” may have the best time slot a new series could possibly have; following new “Game of Thrones” episodes on Sunday nights. According to a press release today the original series has been renewed for a second season after just three episodes. “Silicon Valley” is pretty good, especially if you’re in the tech startup world. And, anyone who enjoys co-creator Mike Judge’s work can certainly appreciate the humor. The show centers on a group of wannabe tech entrepreneurs and their dreams of hitting it big with breakthrough technology. The show stars Thomas Middleditch, T.J. Miller, Zach Woods, Kumail Nanjiani, Martin Starr, Josh Brener, and Amanda Crew.
HBO has also announced the original series “Veep” will be renewed for a fourth season after airing its third episode of season three. The show revolves around Selina Meyer (played by Julia Louis-Dreyfus) who becomes Vice President and wants to be remembered in the history books as “the People’s Vice President.” Along with Louis-Dreyfus, the show stars Tony Hale, Anna Chlumsky, Reid Scott, Matt Walsh, Timothy C. Simons, Sufe Bradshaw and Kevin Dunn.
Episodes of “Silicon Valley” air at 10:00 p.m. ET on Sunday evenings, followed by Veep” at 10:30 pm. ET. The shows are also available via HBO Go on authenticated devices.