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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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2009   2007  
Top Rated TV #175 | 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

During shooting of the first series, Jemaine Clement was suffering from pneumonia. Due to their very tight schedule, Clement had to continue writing and recording songs in spite of this. See more »

Quotes

Murray: Be careful with it. Don't stand next to any big magnets.
Jemaine: Why would I stand next to a big magnet?
Murray: I don't know what you do in your personal life.
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The most subtle comedy I have ever seen
16 July 2007 | by a-alianSee all my reviews

The subtle sense of laughter this show has is quite exceptional. Watching it, you never get the sense of bursting into hard laughs, yet you are not bored; during the length of the entire show, there is only one expression on your face, a wide smile. you get the feeling of extreme mellowness with a dash of cool, plus that New Zealand accent for garnish, and you got your self a recipe for, in my opinion, one of the best original comedies you'll ever see. But I also must note that with a fresh comedy like, you've got to have a sense of patience, since the mellowness of the show gives it a kind of slow motion to the events that occur. Finally the greatest part, and most funny, is the music. between scenes the Conchords sing a song that relates to the events occurring during the episode, and each song is just more hilarious than the one that preceded it, thus keeping that smile on your face.

In conclusion, I love it.


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