Short Poppies

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  • 2014
  • 1 Season
  • 7.8  (708)

Short Poppies is a comedy television series. This series is played out in documentary style. The host of the show travels through New Zealand. His goal is to find an average, everyday Kiwi. In each episode he interviews someone new. He finds a very odd group of people in the small towns he visits and each character is odder and more interesting than the last. Done in a parody of the documentary style this comedy show looks for average people. What it finds as it travels to small towns are people which are anything but normal or average in anybody's world.

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David Farrier
8. David Farrier
April 4, 2014
David Farrier returns to the town for a screening of what the network have made. But no one is happy with how they've been portrayed and what was supposed to be a heartfelt reunion turns into a mutiny.
Rhod Gainer
7. Rhod Gainer
April 4, 2014
Rhod Gainer is the local lawyer with no regard for the law. Played by Rhys Darby, Rhod is a car enthusiast who gets himself in more trouble than his clients.
Louise Cooper
6. Louise Cooper
April 4, 2014
Louise Cooper is a local artist and a man-eater. When David Farrier comes to town, her radar is immediately on him.
Bill Napier
5. Bill Napier
April 4, 2014
Bill Napier, the local park ranger, is better at talking to trees than people. The chaos that follows him everywhere presents some filming challenges.
Mary Ledbetter
4. Mary Ledbetter
April 4, 2014
Mary Ledbetter rules this town with an iron fist. She's the local gossip, and a day in her company will test David Farrier's patience to the limit.
Ron Taylor
3. Ron Taylor
April 4, 2014
Rhys Darby is Ron Taylor, an entrepreneur by nature whose whale watching business is in deep trouble. Ready to do anything to keep it afloat Ron is heading for a run in with the law and David Farrier may become his reluctant accomplice.
Steve Whittle
2. Steve Whittle
April 4, 2014
Is he crazy or a genius? Steve Whittle, played by Rhys Darby, runs an alien encounter support service for people like him who have been abducted by visitors from outer space.
Terry Pole
1. Terry Pole
April 4, 2014
Rhys Darby plays Terry Pole, a lifeguard and leg model. It's the day of the local sexy legs competition and Terry believes some of his competitors have resorted to sabotage to keep him from winning. Featuring Stephen Merchant.
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Short Poppies is a comedy television series. This series is played out in documentary style. The host of the show travels through New Zealand. His goal is to find an average, everyday Kiwi. In each episode he interviews someone new. He finds a very odd group of people in the small towns he visits and each character is odder and more interesting than the last.

Done in a parody of the documentary style this comedy show looks for average people. What it finds as it travels to small towns are people which are anything but normal or average in anybody's world.

Short Poppies is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (8 episodes). The series first aired on April 4, 2014.

Where to Watch Short Poppies

Short Poppies is available for streaming on the TV One website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Short Poppies on demand at Amazon, Hoopla and Tubi TV.

  • Premiere Date
    April 4, 2014
  • IMDB Rating
    7.8  (708)