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  1. The Imitation Game Wins the People's Choice Award at TIFF '14Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | ComingSoon.net

    ... to What We Do in the Shadows from "Flight of the Conchords" and Eagle vs. Shark creators Taika Waititi and Jemaine Clement, which previously played at Sundance and South by SouthWest. First runner-up was Kevin Smith's Tusk , starring Justin Long, ...

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  2. 'Flight of the Conchords' star in vampire comedy 'What We Do in the Shadows'Read the original story

    18 hrs ago | Lifestyles

    Jonathan Brugh, Taika Waititi and Jemaine Clement star in 'What We Do in the Shadows,' a vampire mockumentary that screened at the Toronto International Film Festival. THE CANADIAN PRESS/ho-GAT PR TORONTO - In Jemaine Clement's own words, the character he plays in "What We Do in the Shadows" is "like Gary Oldman and Dracula, if life hadn't gone so well."

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  3. Vampire better fit than cringe rolesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The New Zealand Herald

    Grammy winner Jemaine Clement says some of his earliest New Zealand TV roles left him "ashamed" after "running down" his Maori culture. In an interview with British paper the Guardian , Clement talks of his embarrassment at playing a series of characters on the Skitz TV comedy show, which ran between 1993-97.

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  4. Park Slope comedy pioneer presents Eugene Mirman Comedy FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

    "Don't blame an audience for not laughing," Brooklyn-based comedy pioneer Eugene Mirman says, when asked what advice he would offer to emerging comedians. No matter how unusual the humor, Mirman says comedians should "figure out how to convey [their humor] to audiences."

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  5. In 'Gowanus Idol,' Ira Glass will judge singing comediansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | The Brooklyn Paper

    The Eugene Mirman Comedy Festival returns to Brooklyn Sept. 18-22, and the festivities will kick off with a twisted take on the once-popular reality show, in which comedians will subject themselves to the scrutiny of celebrity judges Ira Glass of "This American Life," the eponymous Eugene Mirman, and author and comedian Julie Klausner.

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  6. The Program GuideRead the original story

    Friday Sep 5 | SNL Financial

    ... and 633,000 demo viewers per day. * HBO has commissioned a four-episode comedy series to be produced by Jemaine Clement of comedy band Flight of the Conchords and director Taika Waititi, The (London) Guardian reported Sept. 1, citing an interview ...

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  7. The Simpsons Are Getting Another Really Specific, Really Awesome MarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Cinema Blend News

    Did you think that your days of enjoying The Simpsons in marathon form were over? Guess again. In an effort to make audiences even more aware of the series' 25th Anniversary spectacular The Simpsons Take the Bowl , being held at the legendary Hollywood Bowl, FXX will be airing a mini-marathon featuring episodes whose musical numbers will be showcased at the live event.

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  8. 6 shows ignored by British TV you need to add to your Netflix queueRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Metro

    The likes of Breaking Bad, House of Cards and Orange is the New Black might be the shows that reel most binge-watchers into the addictive world of Netflix. But in among the streaming service's big hitters, there are a number of lesser-known small-screen gems, many of which have never even been aired in the UK just as deserving of your precious TV time.

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  9. UK's Celluloid Screams Announces Full 2014 ProgrammeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | DreadCentrol.com

    Rey Ciso was once the greatest editor the world had ever seen, but after a horrific accident left him with four wooden fingers on his right hand, he's had to resort to cutting low budget trash pictures. When the lead actors from the film he's been editing turn up murdered at the studio, Rey is fingered as the number one suspect.

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  10. Taika Waititi: 'What the f*** am I doing in this movie?'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... Shadows . In fact his latest - made with his longtime collaborator and one half of Flight Of The Conchords Jemaine Clement - was made for just under $NZ1.6million. Clement and Waititi - who have know each other since meeting in an audition room as ...

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  11. Flight of the Conchords: Top seven songsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 7 | The New Zealand Herald

    Flight of the Conchords star Jemaine Clement has taken to Twitter to clarify that there will be no new episodes of their hit HBO show. How sad.

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  12. The Fear Monger: ABCs Of Death 2, Spring And Asmodexia Unleash Extremely Gross TrailersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 7 | Cinema Blend News

    ... Tom Harper. The highly acclaimed mockumentary What We Do in the Shadows , with Flight of the Conchords star Jemaine Clement, has been picked up for U.S. distribution by The Orchard, Unison Films and Funny or Die. And Douglas Booth ( Noah ) has ...

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  13. Vampire life sucksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 7 | Yahoo!

    FILM What We Do in the Shadows 3.5 stars Taika Waititi, Jemaine Clement, Jonathan Brugh, Rhys Darby DIRECTORS TAIKA WAITITI, JEMAINE CLEMENT REVIEW SHANNON HARVEY Imagine, for a moment, how hard life might be for a modern, everyday vampire in 2014. Getting inside your favourite clubs and pubs would be impossible without an invitation from the doorman.

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  14. EXCLUSIVE: 'I wondered what the f*** I was doing in this movie':...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 7 | Daily Mail

    ... the big screen with his new horror comedy What We Do In The Shadows Deadly duo: Flight Of The Conchords star Jemaine Clement (L) and Waititi (R) wrote the film over seven years and co-direct, co-star and co-produce In fact his latest - made with his ...

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  15. General Debate 7 September 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | Kiwiblog

    In the biggest shift in 20 years, new research shows that culture is being replaced with a pragmatic, determined approach to life, capped with a new-found confidence on the international stage. Jacqueline Smart, head of strategy for marketing company JWT, says the findings in her latest report, Identity Insight Report on Young New Zealanders, paint a picture of a generation maturing as global citizens.

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  16. Less No 8 wire, more Gen-KiwiRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | The New Zealand Herald

    The generations-old adage of "She'll be right", the "No 8 wire" attitude and the quarter-acre dream are increasingly becoming things of the past, with the future leaders of Aotearoa doing their bit to redefine what it is to be a Kiwi. In the biggest shift in 20 years, new research shows that culture is being replaced with a pragmatic, determined approach to life, capped with a new-found confidence on the international stage.

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  17. What We Do In The Shadows trailer + TIFF newsRead the original story

    Friday Sep 5 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    ... of What We Do In The Shadows ( read our review ), a mockumentary/comedy written, directed by, and starring Jemaine Clement ( Flight of the Conchords, Men In Black 3 ) and Academy Award nominee Taika Waititi ( Boy, Eagle vs. Shark ). The Orchard has ...

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  18. TIFF 2014: The Orchard and Unison Films Bite Into Vampire Mockumentary What We Do in the ShadowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | DreadCentrol.com

    ... was produced by Unison Films and Defender Films. The movie hails from "Flight of the Conchords" co-creator Jemaine Clement and frequent collaborator Taika Waititi; it follows a group of centuries-old bloodsuckers trying to navigate today's world. ...

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  19. Comedy with real biteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | The Mercury

    WHERE do ancient vampires go to get away from it all and live a reclusive lifestyle surrounded by people who pay no attention to them? What We Do in the Shadows is a darkly funny mockumentary written and directed by Jemaine Clement and Taika Waititi, both of whom who you might remember from the Flight of the Conchords TV series. In this tight little flick, which is equal parts This is Spinal Tap and Dark Shadows , a camera crew follows four vampires living in a New Zealand sharehouse as they deal with their own unique daily struggles in the lead-up to the biggest annual event on the undead calendar, the Unholy Masquerade Ball.

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  20. Ordinary life of vampiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | The Age

    Taika Waititi is positively glowing for a 379-year-old, although he retains the dandyish velvet and flowing lace cuffs fashionable in his pre-fang days. His flatmate Jemaine Clement is looking pretty good too for an 862-year-old; perhaps that's what the fresh night air of Wellington, New Zealand, can do for an old-school Transylvanian called Vladislav.

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