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  1. DVD review: What We Do In The ShadowsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Knutsford Guardian

    Part of the team behind the quirky New Zealand series, including star Jemaine Clement and director Taika Waititi, have reunited for this kooky yet bloodthirsty vampire comedy. It takes the form of a documentary in which the fanged housemates have promised not to eat the film crew who want to lift the coffin lid on modern vampire culture.


  2. Insomniacs' Venthole with James CordenRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Kos

    SPOILER WARNING: A late night gathering for non-serious palaver that does not speak of that night's show. Posting a spoiler will get you brollywhacked.


  3. Comedian Todd Barry to perform in IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Times of Israel

    Comedian Todd Barry, known for his stand-up work on American late night television, as well as his recurring roles on "Louie" and "Flight of the Conchords," will perform in Israel as part of the recently launched Funny People Series. The performance series will bring American comics to Israel, beginning with Barry, who will perform at the Tel Aviv and Herzliya Zappa clubs in June.


  4. American funnyman Todd Barry to stand up in TARead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Jerusalem Post

    Droll US comic Todd Barry will launch a new Funny People Series at the Zappa clubs in Tel Aviv and Herzliya. Barry is a regular on late night talk shows and has recurring roles on comedy shows "Louie" and "Flight of the Conchords.


  5. Kristen Schaal on Being the First Woman of The Last Man on EarthRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | InStyle

    The titular last man is a Phil, played by Will Forte. And the last woman on Earth - at least at the beginning of the season - is Carol, played by comedian Kristen Schaal.


  6. The power of HBO, Flight of the Conchords add second showRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2009 |

    If you don't have HBO there's a good chance that you don't even know who Bret McKenzie and Jemaine Clement are. If you do have HBO you probably know that they are musicians who comprise the wacky Flight of the Conchords, a band who relocated to the United States from New Zealand seeking fame and fortune.


  7. 19 movies to watch while bakedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 |

    If you google "movies to watch while baked" you get several lists of films prominently featuring people smoking marijuana, like The Pineapple Express, Dazed and Confused, Half Baked, Up in Smoke , etc. While two or three films of that genre are listed here, I've focused on movies that will enhance your buzz without necessarily mirroring it.


  8. David O'Doherty, Demetri Martin, Kristen SchaalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | LA Weekly

    "St. Patrick is the patron saint of strangers peeing in your front garden." That's Irish history for Americans in a nutshell according to Dublin-based comedian David O'Doherty.


  9. Matt Fistonich is Mr Gay New ZealandRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2015 | Xtra!

    There are four things you know about New Zealand: it gave us Lorde, it's not quite Australia, Lord of the Rings was filmed there and Bret from Flight of the Conchords is adorable. Well, get ready to add a fifth Polynesian trivia tidbit to your arsenal: the adorable Matt Fistonich , a 24-year-old from Waitakere in West Auckland, is the newly-minted Mr Gay New Zealand.


  10. SoundCheck: OSU's Captain Kidd releases 'Good Life'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | USA Today

    Since they were first featured in USA TODAY College's SoundCheck column last fall, Captain Kidd - a funky indie-pop band from Ohio State University - has spent the past year proving themselves as one of the hottest up-and-coming bands in the state of Ohio. In honor of the release of their newest single, Good Life , we caught up with band members Eric Blaha and Nathan Baumgard to discuss their newest music, their plans for an upcoming music video and even their dream music festival lineup.


  11. Film giants Disney and Spielberg: big and friendlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 |

    Walt Disney Studios will co-produce and co-finance Steven Spielberg's adaptation of Roald Dahl's The BFG , making it the first time that the veteran director has made a Disney-branded movie. The full cast has also been confirmed with the following actors set to play the giants of Dahl's much-loved book: Bill Hader , Jemaine Clement , Michael David Adamthwaite , Daniel Bacon , Chris Gibbs , Adam Godley , Jonathan Holmes , Paul Moniz de Sa and Olafur Olaffson .


  12. Downton Abbey's Penelope Wilton to play the Queen in BFG movieRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Radio Times

    Penelope Wilton's life of on-screen luxury will not end with Downton Abbey the Olivier Award-winning actress is set to play the Queen in Steven Spielberg's movie version of The BFG. Wilton, who plays Isobel Crawley in ITV's period drama, joins Wolf Hall star Mark Rylance in the adaptation of the classic children's book by Roald Dahl.


  13. Jemaine Clement joins Steven Spielberg's version of Roald Dahl's BFGRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 |

    He's played an intergalactic criminal in Men in Black 3, now for his next role Jemaine Clement is a giant. Half of the comedy duo Flight of the Conchords, Clement has been named as a cast member of the Steven Spielberg-directed The BFG, based on the Roald Dahl story.


  14. Walt Disney & Jemaine Clement Board Steven Spielberg's 'The BFG'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 |

    ... co-finance the film DreamWorks. In addition, "Flight of the Conchords" and What We Do in the Shadows star Jemaine Clement has been added to the cast of the family friendly adventure as another giant in the film, and he's joined by several other ...


  15. Conchord cast in Steven Spielberg filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | The New Zealand Herald

    Kiwi comedy king Jemaine Clement has joined the cast of Steven Spielberg's adaptation of the classic children's book, The BFG . Empire reported the Flight of the Conchords star has been cast in the Spielberg film alongside Bill Hader, Ruby Barnhill, Adam Godley, Jonathan Holmes, Penelope Wilton and Rebecca Hall.


  16. Penelope Wilton set for royal role in The BFGRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 |

    The Olivier-winning actress has been cast as the monarch in the Oscar-winning filmmaker's big-screen adaptation of Roald Dahl's novel, with Rebecca Hall as her maid. Flight Of The Conchords star Jemaine Clement has signed on to play a giant, alongside Bill Hader, Michael David Adamthwaite, Daniel Bacon, Chris Gibbs, Adam Godley, Jonathan Holmes, Paul Moniz de Sa and Olafur Olaffson.


  17. Bill Hader, Rebecca Hall and More Join the Movie Adaptation of Roald Dahl's The BFGRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | People

    ... of bloodthirsty giants includes former Saturday Night Live comedian Bill Hader and New Zealand-born actor Jemaine Clement ( Flight of the Conchords ). Also cast as evil, bone-crunching beings are Michael David Adamthwaite, Daniel Bacon, Chris Gibbs, ...


  18. DVD Review: What we do in the ShadowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Richmond and Twickenham Times

    This is a gem of a movie made as a Mockumentary film in the style of such classics as Christopher Guest's This is Spinal Tap and Best in Show . In the opening credits we are told that the New Zealand Documentary Board have been following a group of Vampires who share a house together.


  19. Giving voiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | The New Zealand Herald

    The top talents from this year's X Factor take to the mic to raise money for charity. By Paula Yeoman.


  20. An open letter to the New Zealand dollarRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | The New Zealand Herald

    An open letter to the New Zealand currency, the plucky little fighter that's given those Aussies one in the eye. As in World Cup cricket, the kiwi dared to dream, failing to equal its Aussie counterpart.