Veep's Gary Gets Married?! Tony Hale Reveals His Dream Twist for Selina and Her Trusty Aide

Veep Season 3 Spoilers Gary Selina MarriageEmmy-nominated Veep scene-stealer Tony Hale has game-changing plans in mind for his stalwart vice presidential aide Gary.

Whether or not showrunner Armando Iannucci will follow his absurdly ambitious lead, however, is another story.

“Pretty much in [the character’s] world, Gary and Selina are going to get married,” Hale tells TVLine with a laugh. “He wishes she could be drugged up [like she was in Season 2’s penultimate episode “Running”] 24/7 — because that was Gary’s dream.”

Fantasy weddings aside, the actor — who describes his Veep alter ego as a “high-functioning” version of his Arrested Development fave Buster Bluth — is eager to delve deep into Gary’s response to Selina’s POTUS bid in the HBO comedy’s upcoming third season.

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“She’s finally getting what she deserves, in Gary’s world anyway,” Hale muses. “She’s up there with the Pope! He believes that she needs to be traveling around in a glass car where no one can touch her. And whatever [the outcome], this journey is going to be either more exciting or more devastating for Gary… He feels things way more than she does.”

Regardless of what does — or doesn’t — happen between Gary and his boss, Hale is certain of one thing: He’ll (probably) never force another nude scene on viewers.

“Even I can’t get rid of that image of Buster sitting at that sewing machine,” the actor jokes, recalling the memorable moment from Arrested‘s fourth season. “I’m sorry, everyone. I apologize. It was my idea. Buster was going nuts — more than usual — and I said, ‘I think he needs to be naked.’ The next day, I had huge buyer’s remorse.”

What’s your dream storyline for Veep‘s Gary and Selina?

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  1. ilona @ilonarcari says:

    This show is too funny! Cant wait till it’s return btw when it returnes?

  2. Kurdt says:

    Tony Hale absolutely doesn’t need to apologize for the sewing machine scene on AD, it was so hilarious I had to hit pause because i was laughing too much. I’m laughing now thinking about that scene.

  3. Mikael says:

    Veep is hilarious! I can’t wait for Season 3. And I know it’s all part of the comedy, but I’d love for for Selina to have SOMETHING go right for her for once.