Flight of the Conchords: HBO Sets Release Date for Cancelled Series Special

Share
Flight of the Conchords: HBO Sets Release Date for Cancelled Series Special

HBO confirmed Thursday at the Television Critics Association winter press tour that Bret McKenzie and Jemaine Clement are reuniting to give Conchord fans a one-hour special set to air this spring.

Flight of the Conchords are getting the band back together for an hour-long comedy special.

It only ran for two seasons, but this was enough for it to gain a fierce cult following, especially in the United Kingdom where it was broadcast on BBC Two.

"The exclusive presentation will feature the due performing their classics and new original songs from the "Flight of the Conchords Sing Flight of the Conchords Tour".

Flight of the Conchords lasted two seasons and 22 episodes, with the series ending in 2009. The show was praised by critics and beloved by fans, turning the cult favorites into an global sensation. "Flight of the Conchords" earned ten Emmy nominations over its two-season run on HBO, while their album "The Distant Future" won Best Comedy Album at the 2008 Grammy Awards. Since then, McKenzie won an Oscar for writing songs for 2011's The Muppets, with Clement now co-starring on FX's Legion.

Hamish Hamilton will direct the special, with Clement and McKenzie executive producing alongside Mike Martinovich.

Share

Advertisement

Related Posts

'Putin's slut!' Female protestor strips off as Czech President casts vote
If no candidate wins a majority of the vote, a run-off election between the top two candidates will be held two weeks later. His guards intervened and led the shaken president away.

Long-Term Govt Bond Vanguard (VGLT): Following the Numbers
MA's can be calculated for any time period, but two very popular time frames are the 50-day and 200-day moving averages. A value of 50-75 would identify a very strong trend, and a value of 75-100 would lead to an extremely strong trend.

The Hunt Is On For One $55M Powerball Winner In Melbourne
Zernicke's ticket match four of the five white balls and the Powerball , winning $50,000 and the game's third prize. Sold at the counter or at self-service terminals, Fast Play tickets must be printed at the time of purchase.

America Apartment Communities (MAA) Shares Cross 4% Yield Mark
The company was downgraded on Thursday, August 17 by Jefferies. (NASDAQ:TTGT) earned "Buy" rating by Sidoti on Wednesday, July 20. Gilman Hill Asset Management LLC grew its position in shares of Mid-America Apartment Communities by 9.2% in the 3rd quarter.

Samsung reveals when it will launch its Galaxy S9
However, Samsung has gave out a tentative time by which we will see the S9 - the Mobile World Congress at Barcelona this February. Samsung Galaxy S9 will have a 5.8-inch 2K SAMOLED display , while the bigger Galaxy S9+ will continue with a 6.2-inch screen .

Elderly Couple Who Said They'd Give Weed as Christmas Gifts Arrested Again
Paul Vrbka told the News-Times that Barbara Jiron was cited but was not jailed at that time "due to some medical issues". The elderly parents of a Vermont prosecutor caught in a massive drug bust before Christmas have been arrested again.

Prince of Persia Creator Suggests a Series Revival may Occur
Ubisoft Montreal - the studio which would most likely lead a new Prince of Persia title, says the series is still "on pause". The Tweet came about after model Christine Teigen asked if Prince of Persia is still around, saying she loved the game.

Stocks for Your Case: Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC), Nucor Corporation (NUE)
Cibc World Markets Inc decreased Ishares Tr (IWM) stake by 104,987 shares to 54,500 valued at $8.08M in 2017Q3. Equities research analysts predict that Marathon Oil Corporation will post ($0.94) EPS for the current year.

Hallelujah! A Scandal-HTGAWM Crossover Episode Is Happening
Are you excited about the #HowToGetAwayWithScandal crossover? How To Get Away With Murder is in its fourth season. Kerry shared a photo of herself on the HTGAWM set with the playful caption, "Hey Ms @violadavis ❤️ check it out".

Jefferies Group Reiterates Hold Rating for Costco Wholesale (NASDAQ:COST)
They just need to take the company's market capitalization and divide it by the company's total sales over the past 12 months. Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ: COST ) operates in the Discount, Variety Stores segment of the Services sector.

© 2015 ExpressNewsline. All Rights reserved.