Flight Of The Conchords reschedules tour after Bret McKenzie injures hand

Bret McKenzie won’t be “present” at the Flight Of The Conchords roll call for the time being, as Vulture reports the musician-actor broke his left hand after taking a tumble down some stairs. The co-frontman posted about his injury on the band’s Instagram account, where he also indicated the U.K. and Ireland tour has…

Aubrey Plaza, Jim Hosking, and Jemaine Clement pick their 5 favorite comedies

An Evening With Beverly Luff Linn follows Lulu Danger (Aubrey Plaza) as her crumbling marriage takes a turn for the worse when a mysterious man, the titular Beverly Luff Linn (Craig Robinson), re-emerges from her past. At the Sundance premiere of the film, we sat down with Plaza, co-star Jemaine Clement, and director…

Jemaine Clement says Flight Of The Conchords is coming back for an hour-long special this year

What We Do In The Shadows isn’t the only Jemaine Clement-associated project that’s due for a return sometime soon; according to Entertainment Tonight, fans of Clement’s much-celebrated musical partnership with Bret McKenzie, Flight Of The Conchords, will be in for a treat later this year, too, in the form of an…

Jemaine Clement’s finished a pilot script for What We Do In The Shadows’ American spin-off

Jemaine Clement and Taika Waititi’s What We Do In The Shadows has spawned quite a franchise: Not only is there a cinematic spin-off planned for the polite lycanthropes led by Rhys Darby in the original, but the collaborators have also been working on two TV adaptations. Now Clement, who’s since become a series regular…

The time has come to cast the Trump collusion movie

Struggling screenwriters across the globe are already on the second or third drafts of their Trump screenplays. Some might focus on the campaign, others a “damsel in distress” narrative about Melania, and others still a raunchy sex comedy about the infamous, elusive “piss tape.” The wisest among them, however, are…

An eerie Legion is part head trip, part road trip—and all dazzling

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Memories are unreliable. That’s been Legion’s refrain from the very beginning, a promise that what you’re about to see can’t be trusted. It’s a story, just like the ones we tell ourselves about how last night’s date went, or what really happened in that sixth grade talent show, or what kind of person you believe…

A pathologically satisfying Inside Amy Schumer episode

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“Psychopath Test” is easily Inside Amy Schumer’s best show of this season so far. Other episodes have featured more elaborately constructed sketches or cutting social commentary, but they’ve also stumbled over abrupt endings or contradictory tones. “Psychopath Test” is fresh, funny, and surprising throughout. Most…

Flight Of The Conchords announces North American tour, exclusive new material

Hopes for a Flight Of The Conchords tour were raised last month with the news that the band was coming out of hiatus to headline the Newport Folk Festival alongside Father John Misty and Ray LaMontagne. We’re happy to report that, rather than dash our dreams (including Mel’s), New Zealand’s fourth most popular folk…