The actress, who played Vice President Selina Meyer on the hit show Veep, said she wished she had included the bug as a plot point on the HBO show, as it was apparently a made-for-television moment.
“Well, I really wish we had thought about that on @veephbo,” she wrote on social media. Louis-Dreyfus followed by asking, “Who controls this fly?” ”
The fly sparked several conversations on Twitter, became a trending topic, and inspired fan accounts.
Balayeuse Emmy Et Levy required the fly receives praise for his acting skills. “Give this fly a SAG award”, the Ruisseau Schitt creator wrote.
A simple favor director Paul Feig also weighed, writing, “Pictures of Pence being told behind the scenes that there was a fly on his head for several minutes” accompanied by the Jim Carrey “Oh come on” GIF.