Bret McKenzie News


Posted August 13th, 2013 by Binh Ngo

Austenland is a romantic comedy about 30-something, single Jane Hayes (Keri Russell), a seemingly normal young woman with a secret: her obsession with all things Jane Austen. But when she decides to spend her life savings on a trip to an English resort catering to Austen–crazed women, Jane's fantasies of meeting the perfect Regency–era gentleman suddenly become more real than she ever could have imagined.

Austenland (An Antidote to Gentlemen Broncos)

1:07 PM 8/12/2013 by Sara Vizcarrondo
Jane Hayes (Keri Russell) has dedicated so much of her fantasy life to the lessons of Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice she’s blind to her arrested development. When she learns there’s a Regency Manor in England offering costumed live action role-playing for Austenites, she sells her car and hands over her savings for an immersion in make-believe.


Bret McKenzie & 'Muppets' Director James Bobin Are Writing A 'Labyrinth'-Like Original Musical Film – The announcement that Bret McKenzie would supply “The Muppets” with its songs came as a surprise, but a perfectly logical one, and the "Flight of the Conchords" star more than proved to be a smart hire with some of the best movie musical songs in recent memory, one of which, "Man Or Muppet," saw McKenzie win an Oscar for Best Original Song. 8 years 16 weeks ago via jackiechan

'The Hobbit': An Unexpectedly Bumpy Journey

6:30 AM 12/16/2012 by Jeff Giles
In a hole in the ground there lived a hobbit, and maybe he should have stayed there.

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

Posted November 14th, 2011 by Binh Ngo

"The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey" follows title character Bilbo Baggins, who is swept into an epic quest to reclaim the lost Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor, which was long ago conquered by the dragon Smaug. Approached out of the blue by the wizard Gandalf the Grey, Bilbo finds himself joining a company of thirteen dwarves led by the legendary warrior, Thorin Oakensheild.


Bret McKenzie Joins The Hobbit – "Flight of the Conchords" star Bret McKenzie has joined the cast of The Hobbit , which is now filming in New Zealand. 10 years 35 weeks ago via donnieyen
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