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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

Flight of the Conchords (2007) won a Grammy in 2008 for best comedy album for their 'Distant Future'. See more »

Quotes

New Zealand Prime Minister Brian: Bret, what can you bring?
Bret: I can make half a dozen croutons.
New Zealand Prime Minister Brian: Half a dozen? Do you think you could go higher than half a dozen?
Bret: 900?
Murray: They'd be very small. Almost like crumbs.
New Zealand Prime Minister Brian: 900? No, I think that's too many. Try and split the difference. Try and come down from 900 but up from six or seven.
Bret: I could probably make 15 croutons, if you like.
New Zealand Prime Minister Brian: Excellent. Excellent idea. You're showing promise, young man.
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Witty Genius in a World of Over the Top Comedy
29 June 2007 | by golightly13See all my reviews

To me, this show is bliss. I watched both of the first two episodes aired and am already in love. The genius lies in the delivery. The seriousness of which Bret and Jermaine approach the situation adds a certain amount of wit to every comment made. Pay close attention and the slightest musical references are made, such as Fleetwood Mac's "love square". It is the subtlety of the comedy that makes this show stand out above the rest.

And as for the musical moments, I think I can speak for if not everyone, then mostly everyone when i say that my inner most thoughts are always in song.

kudos Bret and Jermaine for creating a unique clever show that i'll look forward to every week.


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