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  1. Laugh.Rock.Repeat. Music meets comedy; Nestor FargoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | Examiner.com

    Comedy and music tend to fit hand-in-hand. From the musical-comedy acts of Vaudeville to novelty musicians like Flight of the Conchords, or even the soundtrack that fits so perfectly with your favorite comedy film, comedy and music seem to always complement each other in just the right away.

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  2. Flight of the Conchords' Sutton Foster on Younger, teaching and BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... name - but who is perhaps better known to Kiwis as Bret McKenzie's girlfriend Coco in hit TV series Flight of the Conchords - claims she was just as nervous. "Don't get me wrong," she says. "Carnegie Hall was a monumental moment in my career and ...

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  3. Sundance Film Festival: Taika Waititi on The Hunt for the WilderpeopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | ComingSoon.net

    New Zealand filmmaker Taika Waititi is no stranger to the Sundance Film Festival, having brought most of his works there from his first film Eagle vs. Shark through 2014's What We do in the Shadows , both done with his frequent collaborator Jemaine Clement of "Flight of the Conchords" fame. That brings us to his fourth feature film, The Hunt for The Wilderpeople, based on a popular New Zealand novel "Wild Pork and Watercress" by Barry Crump, which teams newcomer Julian Dennison with veteran Sam Neill as a troubled teen and his foster father who go on the run through the New Zealand wilderness from authorities who think the older man has kidnapped the teen.

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  4. Daniel Bedingfield turns up on Lorraine, leaves viewers shockedRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Metro

    ... him team up with a bunch of fellow New Zealanders, including Lorde, Peter Jackson and members of the Flight Of The Conchords cast. He'll be playing the Artilleryman in The War of The Worlds, which opens at London's Dominion Theatre from February 8 - ...

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  5. X-Files' Darin Morgan, Rhys Darby Talk Mulder's Speedo,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | TVLine

    ... Kumail Nanjiani) whose bite turns the stymied "were-monster" into a human each day. Rhys Darby ( Flight of the Conchords ) plays the baffled creature, who calls himself "Guy Mann" in a halfhearted attempt to pass as human. The hour tackles deep ...

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  6. Ukulele Orchestra brings little big sounds to EscondidoFebruary 1, 2016Read the original story

    Monday Feb 1 | The Coast News

    ... that happened to go on holiday and brought one home, Morley-Hall explained. Bret (Mackenzie), of "Flight of the Conchords" fame, a co-founder of the band, also came across the instrument and they just started playing cover versions of songs in that ...

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  7. Laugh.Rock.Repeat. Music meets comedy; Nestor FargoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | Examiner.com

    Comedy and music tend to fit hand-in-hand. From the musical-comedy acts of Vaudeville to novelty musicians like Flight of the Conchords, or even the soundtrack that fits so perfectly with your favorite comedy film, comedy and music seem to always complement each other in just the right away.

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  8. I saw 116 new movies in 2015, and here are my favorites: What are yours?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | PennLive.com

    ... Scary Movie franchise is any indication, this is a tricky genre to master. Here, the team behind "Flight of the Conchords" create characters we care about and then find humor in completely plausible situations. Of course, the new guy would be way ...

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  9. Shows you should be watching: Currently on airRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Home Page tampabay.com

    ... and pictures of private parts. But musical comedies are risky. Glee fell a to pieces quickly. Flight of the Conchords on HBO only lasted two seasons because producing songs and a show is a lot of work. ABC's Galavant is really good, but has a very ...

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  10. London's filthy musical comedy duo back in PerthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Yahoo!

    With so many shows to choose from, The Wire takes a look at what's hot this week at Fringe World Festival. Eastend Cabaret: Perverts London's filthy musical comedy duo Bernie and Victy have been described as a cross between the Mighty Boosh and Flight of the Conchords, and they're back in Perth with two new shows.

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  11. The Wire's Fringe picks: Week 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Yahoo!

    With so many shows to choose from, we take a look at what's hot this week at Fringe World Festival. London's filthy musical comedy duo Bernie and Victy have been described as a cross between the Mighty Boosh and Flight of the Conchords, and they're back in Perth with two new shows.

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  12. WTF namesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Away with Words

    There are three unrelated businesses called What the Truck, a Flight of the Conchords fan site called What the Folk, two radio shows called WTF, a typeface-identification website called What the Font, and a book about women's health called - I kid you not - What the Yuck?

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  13. The What We Do In The Shadows Spinoff About Werewolves Has A Really Straight Ahead TitleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Cinema Blend News

    ... We Do in the Shadows , is unknown. However, considering how friendly Rhys Darby is with his fellow Flight Of The Conchords collaborators, bringing him back for another go shouldn't be all that hard. If anything, the doubts about whether We're Wolves ...

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  14. We're Wolves: What We Do in the Shadows Getting Werewolf SpinoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | DreadCentrol.com

    ... We're Wolves ." What We Do in the Shadows Synopsis : Written and directed by Jemaine Clement ("Flight of the Conchords") and Taika Waititi (Eagle vs. Shark), the film is a smart and witty send-up that follows an endearingly unhip quartet of ...

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  15. What We Do in the Shadows Spin-off Gets New Title, Says Taika WaititiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | ComingSoon.net

    Actor/director Taika Waititi instantly landed on a lot of radars when it was announced that he would helm the Marvel Studios threequel Thor: Ragnarok , which is due out on November 7, 2017. Now, the Flight of the Conchords and What We Do in the Shadows helmer is out promoting his Sundance entry Hunt for the Wilderpeople , and spoke to CraveOnline about a potential Shadows spin-off movie, which had previously been referred to as "What We Do in the Moonlight."

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  16. 8 Jewish Movies Premiering at SundanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | Forward

    ... Jewish mother and an Maori father, Waititi is best known for directing the popular indie TV series "Flight of the Conchords" and the movies "Eagle Vs. Shark" and the vampire comedy "What We Do in the Shadows." The movie depicts a manhunt for a boy ...

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  17. CBeebies star to entertain children in WoolwichRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | News Shopper

    Children's television personality Andy Day will join forces with award-winning south east London company Boppin Bunnies for a day of fun in Woolwich in February. The star of Cbeebies' Andy's Dinosaurs Adventures recently released his first album of comedy family songs, called Andy and the Odd Socks, which has been described as a cross between Flight of the Conchords and The Mighty Boosh for kids.

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  18. Not MineRead the original story

    Monday Jan 11 | Meticulous Vandalism

    ... so I've lost someone who isn't mine, but who gave me things that he said could be mine. The bits in Flight of the Conchords, the episodes in The Venture Brothers (by the way, that whole story arc is HILARIOUS), John in 'The Hunger,' Jared in ...

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  19. Todd Barry talks about working rough crowds and keeping things interestingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Charleston City Paper

    While Todd Barry may be best known for his dry delivery and television appearances that include insulting Louis C.K. on his own show and a turn as an egomaniacal bongo player on Flight of the Conchords , he's actually not that bad. In fact, he's a nice guy.

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  20. Funny-SoundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | The New Yorker

    ... around the eyes. He is known for his standup, and for playing television characters named Eugene ("Flight of the Conchords"), Gene ("Bob's Burgers"), and Yvgeny ("Delocated"). He has lived in Park Slope for fifteen years, but, until one afternoon ...

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