Julia Louis-Dreyfus has two words for breast cancer: “F–k you!”
“Hoorah! Kindly clinical doctors, big results, feeling ecstatic and ready to rock after surgical operation,” the Emmy-faithful Veep star tweeted to her followers on Wednesday. “Hi there cancer, ‘F–k you!’ Here’s my first submit op photo.”
The actress revealed on Sept. 28 that she had been identified with breast cancer, a revelation she feeble to shed mild on the struggles of these with out effectively being care protection. Dreyfus rapidly underwent chemotherapy — which she accomplished in January -— with the give a boost to of her family, associates, and Veep solid mates, while the HBO comedy went on a momentary hiatus.
Dreyfus will return to work this August when filming on Veep commences forward of its planned 2019 return. However she looks as although she would possibly return to work now.
“I would cloak if I had an illness admire that, nonetheless she’s very plucky and likewise better for it because she’s helped varied women folk and varied women folk trust supported her,” Veep‘s Matt Walsh told EW. “It’s a terribly strange, plucky instruct she’s doing correct by being so available with it.”
Dreyfus had no longer been present at some level of this year’s SAG Awards in mild of chemo, nonetheless she made historical past anyway. She became the first TV actress to put off five particular particular person trophies from the organization when she used to be awarded Illustrious Efficiency by a Feminine Actor in a Comedy Series.
HBO programming president Casey Bloys told EW of Veep‘s subsequent season, “They’ve purchased a gargantuan [season] planned. They pitched it out to us, it’s surely droll. When Julia [Louis-Dreyfus] is ready to fetch motivate we’ll be taking pictures — I’m no longer certain what date we settled on — nonetheless we’re looking ahead to her to feel effectively ample to fetch motivate to it.”