Anna Chlumsky is in Williamstown, MA co-starring in Living on Love, a play about an opera diva - played by Renée Flemming, her mastro husband played by Douglas Sills, and the autobiography ghostwriters - played by Chlumsky and Justin Long - who come between them. The show runs at WTF through July 26th.
She was in rehearsals for Living on Love when she learned she was nominated for an Emmy for her work on HBO's Veep. She plays Amy, assistant to the Vice President - played by Julia Louis-Dreyfuss, also an Emmy nominee. It's Chlumsky's second nomination for Veep in two years.
She joins us to talk about Living on Love, Veep, and her career.