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  1. Jemaine Clement takes on Matilda Rice over cheap tweetRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Flight of the Conchords star Jemaine Clement has attacked a Bachelor NZ star for being cheap after she admitted refusing a $2 donation to charity. Clement's tweet was sparked by the Twitter trend #nzsalesassistants, which had users of the social media site owning up to bad experiences with Kiwi sales assistants.

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  2. Rick and Morty ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IGN

    ... particularly after Rick gave him a grotesque beat-down. This episode featured Jermaine Clement (of Flight of the Conchords fame) as the voice of the sentient gas cloud Rick not-so-affectionately dubbed "Fart." Clement was put to great use throughout ...

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  3. PR :: What We Do in the Shadows on Blu-ray & DVD Jul 21Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 8 | DigitallyOBSESSED.com

    ... Sundance FiAlm Festival, as well as, the Berlin International Film Festival. FROM THE CREATOR OF "FLIGHT OF THE CONCHORDS" COMES AN UPROARIOUS HORROR COMEDY What We Do in the Shadows Critically Acclaimed and Award-Winning Film Comes Into the Light ...

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  4. Bret McKenzie's next role: writing heart songs for Tom Cruise?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | The New Zealand Herald

    Flight of the Conchords star Bret McKenzie is reportedly signed up to write songs for a movie rumoured to be starring Tom Cruise. The film, Bob the Musical, is about a man who suffers a blow to the head and can instantly hear songs playing from everyone's heart, according to The Hollywood Reporter .

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  5. 'Bob the Musical' Picks Up Songwriter Bret McKenzie and Screenwriter Michael ChabonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | /film

    ... and won an Oscar for the song "Man or Muppet." He's also known as one-half of the musical comedy duo Flight of the Conchords, with What We Do in the Shadows co-director/star Jemaine Clement. Chabon is a celebrated novelist who won a Pulitzer Prize ...

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  6. Oscar-Winning Songwriter Will Provide Tunes for "Bob the Musical"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Playbill

    The long-in-the-works film "Bob the Musical" will sing via the tunes of Oscar winner Bret McKenzie (Flight of the Conchords), who won his Academy Award for the Muppets song "Man or Muppet." The Hollywood Reporter also states that Pulitzer Prize ...

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  7. "Muppets" Scribe Pens "Bob" Musical NumbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Dark Horizons News

    "Flight of the Conchords" star Bret McKenzie is being brought on board to pen songs for Disney's long gestating musical comedy "Bob the Musical". Pulitzer Prize-winning author Michael Chabon is in talks to work on the film which Michel Hazanavicius is set to direct.

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  8. Michael Chabon to Write Disney's 'Bob the Musical'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... comedy, Bob the Musical . At the same time, Bret McKenzie , one half of musical comedy duo Flight of the Conchords who wrote many songs for The Muppets and won an Oscar for best original song with "Man or Muppet," has been brought on board to ...

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  9. Things To Do In London: Monday 20 July 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 19 | Londonist

    ... of London bars that don't exist... yet. COMEDY: Here in the UK we probably know Arj Barker best from Flight of the Conchords, which is a bit unfair. Rectify that by seeing his stand up at the Soho Theatre . A 10-A 20, prebook, until 28 July MUSIC: ...

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  10. Arj Barker, Soho Theatre review: A quirky look at life through a laid-back lensRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | This Is London

    ... fire crews to evacuate nearby buildings. Arj Barker is known in the UK as pawn shop guy Dave in the Flight of the Conchords sitcom, but he has an impressive track record as a touring stand-up. He started out in America and has recently become big in ...

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  11. DVDanger: What We Do in the Shadows Jemaine Clement lets the vampires talkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... British flatsharing comedy The Young Ones as it does to Bram Stoker, it's a collaboration between Flight of the Conchords star Jemaine Clement and Oscar-nominated filmmaker Taika Waititi ( Boy , Eagle vs. Shark ). The pair were required to wear just ...

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  12. New on DVD: Horror comedy 'What We Do in the Shadows' sinks teeth into vampire genreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | NOLA.com

    ... What We Do in the Shadows (3 stars, out of 5; Rated R; 2015) New Zealand funnymen Jemaine Clement ("Flight of the Conchords") and Taika Waititi ("Boy") co-write, co-direct and co-star in an inspired comic mockumentary that mercilessly skewers the ...

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  13. Jemaine Clement Interview: What We Do in the ShadowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | ComingSoon.net

    New Zealand comedian Jemaine Clement first started getting attention in the States when he starred in Taika Waititi's feature debut, the quirky indie Eagle vs. Shark , which happened to premiere in 2007 right around the time that Clement's popular musical comedy show "Flight of the Conchords" debuted on HBO . After that, Clement's career exploded with key roles in movies like Men In Black 3 , the animated Rio and its sequel.

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  14. Things To Do In London: Monday 20 July 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 19 | Londonist

    ... of London bars that don't exist yet. COMEDY: Here in the UK we probably know Arj Barker best from Flight of the Conchords, which is a bit unfair. Rectify that by seeing his stand up at the Soho Theatre . A 10-A 20, prebook, until 28 July MUSIC: ...

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  15. Vampires meet social media in 'Shadows'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 18 | USA Today

    ... for the bloodsucking contingent. Written and directed by stars Taika Waititi and Jemaine Clement (of Flight of the Conchords fame) the mockumentary follows vampire flatmates in New Zealand and how they get by in the world - in the case of Clement's ...

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  16. Paramount brings What We Do In The Shadows to Blu-ray and DVDRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | Examiner.com

    There are tons of variations on the vampire mythology, but only a select few that have taken them on in the comedic tone and sadly most fail to deliver. The latest What We Do in the Shadows looks to take on that humorous side once again and with the team behind Flight of the Conchords it already has the fangs behind it, but can it bring the blood sucking fun or will the sun come up early to burn it to a crisp? What We Do in the Shadows follows Viago, Deacon, and Vladislav, vampires who are finding that modern life has them struggling with the mundane - like paying rent, keeping up with the chore wheel, trying to get into nightclubs, and overcoming flat mate conflicts.

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  17. New DVD releases: 'What We Do in the Shadows,' 'Tangerines'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    WHAT WE DO IN THE SHADOWS Mockumentary follows three New Zealand housemates - vampires, actually - as they try to get by in the "real" world. Buzzed-about indie comedy co-starring and co-directed by Jemaine Clement, from "Flight of the Conchords," and Taika Waititi.

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  18. Aziz Ansari, Amy Schumer To Headline Funny or Die's Next Oddball FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | Dallas Observer

    ... to tell you that you're the next big f-ing deal. The first tour kicked off with the reunion of Flight of the Conchords and the triumphant return of Dave Chappelle to a stage since he first tried to say goodbye to mainstream show business. The second ...

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  19. Flight of the Conchords' Rhys Darby joins The X-FilesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 8 | Radio Times

    Actor Rhys Darby, who Flight of the Conchords fans will recognise as hapless and inadvertently hilarious band manager Murray, has landed a part in the upcoming X-Files relaunch. The 41-year-old New Zealand-born star will appear alongside David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson's Mulder and Scully when the sci-fi series returns early next year.

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  20. Oddball Comedy & Curiosity Festival coming back to Houston inRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 7 | Houston Chronicle

    ... Maron, Reggie Watts, and Hannibal Buress. The 2013 edition of the festival included comedy-music duo Flight of the Conchords and prodigal comedian Dave Chappelle doing a rare tour of the country. Chappelle's sets were said to be funny, but fraught ...

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