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Flight of the Conchords follows the misadventures of a folk-rock duo from New Zealand trying to find fame in America. Bret McKenzie and Jemaine Clement star as fictionalized characters of the same names. They share a cramped apartment in New York City. Bret plays the guitar and piano and is the quiet one, while Jemaine, the bass player, is more extroverted. They are aided by their inept manager, Murray, who works at the New Zealand Consulate by day. Other friends and cohorts include Dave, their clueless American friend, and the psychotic Mel, their only fan.

The series was created by Bret McKenzie, Jemaine Clement and British film director James Bobin. It originated as an improvised BBC Radio 2 series before being picked up by HBO. James Bobin is also known for writing and directing the HBO series Da Ali G Show, which spawned the popular comedic characters Borat and Br

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2 Seasons, 22 Episodes - Canceled
June 17, 2007
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Flight of the Conchords Full Episode Guide

  • Season Two finale. Unable to pay off their back rent, Bret and Jemaine move in with Mel and Doug; Murray looks to cash in on a stage play about the Conchords' travails.

  • Bret asks for help from Jemaine and Dave with a romantic pursuit; Murray has second thoughts about making Greg a scapegoat.

  • Trying to look cool for a gig at the Grand Opening of New York's one-block New Zealand enclave, the Conchords end up getting hooked on hair gel.

  • Murray sets up a meeting for the New Zealand prime minister; Jemaine gets mixed up with an Art Garfunkel fan at the end of a tribute gig.

  • Bret and Jemaine both fall for a woman whose missing dog has epilepsy, leading to a duel, a canine benefit, and a couple of new tunes.

  • Jemaine starts dating an Australian, to Bret's dismay and inconvenience.

  • Murray tries to elevate Bret and Jemaine on his friendship graph, bringing his questioning pal Jim in on the plan; Mel demands an apology from Bret for inappropriate dream behavior.

  • Bret organizes a gang to protect himself from rappers he dissed in a song; Murray and Jemaine confront a group of Aussie bullies; Mel paints a portrait Jemaine can't get rid of.

  • Bret's impulsive purchase of a new teacup sets off a string disastrous consequences that could jeopardize the future of the band, and causes Jemaine to seek extreme methods of earning income.

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  • In the first-season finale, Murray wants to add a bongo player to the band, which isn't exactly music to Bret and Jemaine's ears.

  • Bret and Jemaine ask a part-time actor to lift Murray's sagging spirits after a lackluster gig, but the thespian goes a little bit too far in his efforts.

  • A local world-music gig nets the band two more fans, but Mel isn't convinced that they're true believers.

  • Murray finds the resources to take the band on the road before a gig in Central Park, but the trip is jeopardized by Bret and Jemaine when they meet a women's water-polo team in an airport bar.

  • Bret and Jemaine's romantic lives take different paths after they meet women in a pastry shop; Murray pursues a record deal for the band.

  • A dispute between Bret and Jemaine and a fruit vendor spins out of control; Murray is smitten with a co-worker.

  • Bret's vanity gets a lift from an idol's advice; Murray promotes one of the band's tunes for use on an audio greeting card.

  • Jemaine and Murray wonder if Bret's girlfriend is trying to split up the band when Bret begins spending more time with her.

  • Bret and Jemaine get mugged, despite Murray's advice about safety on the streets, causing a rift in the band.

  • Guitar-playing troubadours from New Zealand try to kickstart their careers in New York City. First up: Jemaine meets a woman at a party who happens to be Bret's old girlfriend.

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