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Flight of the Conchords 

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Bret and Jemaine are Flight of the Conchords, a folk-rock band from New Zealand living in New York City in search of stardom.
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Top Rated TV #174 | Nominated for 10 Primetime Emmys. Another 3 wins & 13 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Jemaine Clement ...  Jemaine / ... 22 episodes, 2007-2009
Bret McKenzie ...  Bret 22 episodes, 2007-2009
Rhys Darby ...  Murray Hewitt 22 episodes, 2007-2009
Kristen Schaal ...  Mel 21 episodes, 2007-2009
Arj Barker ...  Dave 20 episodes, 2007-2009
Frank Wood ...  Greg 17 episodes, 2007-2009
Eugene Mirman ...  Eugene 12 episodes, 2007-2009
David Costabile ...  Doug 12 episodes, 2007-2009
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Storyline

Two New Zealander friends experience life, love, friendship, all the usual stuff, while trying to make their lives as a rock band. A rock band that can only schedule a performance at the local aquarium, is run by an eager and overambitious New Zealand buddy, and has only one fan. Written by swansongang

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Born to folk!

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Comedy | Music | Musical

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Official Sites:

HBO [United States]

Country:

USA | New Zealand

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 June 2007 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Flight of the Conchords See more »

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Color

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1.78 : 1
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Trivia

At a photo-shoot, Murray says Bret looks so small next to Jemaine that he looks like he could be in Lord of the Rings. Bret McKenzie actually appeared in minor roles in both The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001) and The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003). See more »

Quotes

Murray: Stuff you, Jemaine! And stuff you, Brett! And stuff you again, Jemaine!
Jemaine: Why do I get double-stuffed?
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Referenced in What's in My Bag?: Liam Finn & EJ Barnes (2008) See more »

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This show truly put Entourage to shame.
3 July 2007 | by Lasse AndersenSee all my reviews

Sunday night has been and still is HBO's night to shine, with great drama presented by the made in America Sopranos and its mafia tale(now its the surfer noir John From Cincinatti) and humor presented by Entourage. The Sopranos ended with a blackout and confusion and the fun that once was in Entourage is missing in its fourth season.

This show is about a band called the Flight of the Conchords its a typical fish out water scenario presented in a very unique and quirky way, the show might reminds somebody of the short lived Tenacious D (Jack Black) series that also aired on HBO, because of the band element but this show is much more low-key and is extremely funny, the New Zealand accent just killes me! And the performances in this show are great especially by the bands terrible manager hilarious. This is definitely one of the funniest things on TV right now, together with the Office and 30 Rock. If you have a twisted kind of humor (ala arrested development) you will love this show...


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