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Tenacious D 

Tenacious D is a two-piece musical act, and this HBO series documents their many struggles as friends, and as a band of two very absurd individuals.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Jack Black ...  Jack 'JB' Black 6 episodes, 1997-2000
Kyle Gass ...  Kyle 'KG' Gass 6 episodes, 1997-2000
Tenacious D ...  Themselves 6 episodes, 1997-2000
Paul F. Tompkins ...  Paul 5 episodes, 1997-2000
Kirk Ward ...  Armed Bandit / ... 3 episodes, 1997-1999
JR Reed ...  Jesus Ranch Cult Member / ... 2 episodes, 2000
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Tenacious D is a two-piece musical act, and this HBO series documents their many struggles as friends, and as a band of two very absurd individuals.

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Comedy | Music

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USA

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English

Release Date:

28 November 1997 (USA) See more »

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Los Angeles, California, USA

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Quotes

Jack Black: What's that smell?
Jesus Ranch Cult Leader: Oh that, the collective leaving of the brethren.
Jack Black: You mean your shits?
Jesus Ranch Cult Leader: Our "cult" has a simple philosophy, each time you produce a stool, you part with a portion of your soul. We save our droppings so that when we die, we may be buried with them and be complete before entering the next world.
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Connections

Referenced in Hewy's Animated Movie Reviews: Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011) See more »

Soundtracks

Sasquatch
Composed by Jack Black & Kyle Gass
Performed by Tenacious D & Sasquatch
Episode: {"Death of the Dream"}
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One of the best shows to ever air on HBO
7 February 2002 | by jackrabbitslims-1See all my reviews

If you were wondering, Tenacious D is the name of the show of the greatest band in the world of the same name. It consists of Jack Black and Kyle Gass. Add a camera and if you air their crazy adventures on HBO then you have yourself one of the funniest half hours since neanderthals tried to create fire. Although it only ran for 3 episodes, I hope this goes the way of the short-lived Clerks animated series and is updated to DVD with more episodes.


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