Jemaine Clement

BirthDay:

10 Jan 1974

BirthPlace:

Masterton, New Zealand

Bio:

Jemaine Clement was born and raised in New Zealand, the oldest of three brothers. His mother is a Maori. Clement was educated at Makoura College in Masterton, NZ. He went on to study drama and film at Victoria University of Wellington. Whilst there he met Taika Waititi, and they formed comedy troupes So You're a Man and The Humourbeasts. The Humourbeasts proved popular in New Zealand, touring extensively.

Clement also met Bret McKenzie at Victoria University, and they formed musical-comedy duo Flight of the Conchords. Flight of the Conchords went on to have considerable international success including tours, radio shows and TV spots, culminating in the well-received series Flight of the Conchords (2007). Clement was nominated for an Emmy for his performance in the show.

Film roles followed, including playing Jarrod in Taika Waititi's Eagle vs Shark (2007), Chevalier in Gentlemen Broncos (2009), Kieran in Dinner for Schmucks (2010) and Boris The Animal in the hit sequel Men in Black 3 (2012).
Filmography

Actor ( 55 credits )

The BFG (2016)
Humor Me (2016) Nate Kroll
Divorce (2016) (1 episode, 2016)
Milo Murphy's Law (2016)  Dr. Zone (unknown episodes)
Don Verdean (2015) Boaz
People Places Things (2015) Will Henry
The IMDb Studio (2015)  Himself (1 episode, 2015)
The Barefoot Bandits (2015)  Milford (1 episode)
Rio 2 (2014) Nigel (voice)
Muppets Most Wanted (2014) Prison King
What We Do in the Shadows (2014) Vladislav
TripTank (2014)  Erebos (1 episode, 2014)
Late Night with Seth Meyers (2014)  Himself (1 episode, 2015)
#7DaysLater (2013)  Harrison Engstrom (1 episode, 2013)
Out There (2013)  Babel & Tenebres (1 episode, 2013)
Rick and Morty (2013)  Fart (1 episode, 2015)
Inside Amy Schumer (2013)  DJ (1 episode, 2016)
Men in Black 3 (2012) Boris The Animal
Napoleon Dynamite (2012)  Professor Koontz (1 episode, 2012)
Rotten Tomatoes (2012)  Himself (1 episode, 2014)
Rio (2011) Nigel (voice)
Predicament (2010) Spook
Dinner for Schmucks (2010) Kieran
Despicable Me (2010) Jerry the Minion (voice)
Film Fiend (2010)  Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2011)
Radiradirah (2010) (2 episodes, 2010)
Diagnosis: Death (2009) Garfield Olyphant
Gentlemen Broncos (2009) Chevalier
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (2009)  Himself (1 episode, 2010)
Regular Show (2009)  Ziggy (1 episode, 2016)
Largo (2008) Himself
Eagle vs Shark (2007) Jarrod
Flight of the Conchords (2007)  Jemaine / ... (22 episodes, 2007-2009)
Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! (2007)  Eric's Tennis Double (1 episode, 2009)
Fabrice Fabrice Interviews (2007)  Himself (unknown episodes)
Up Close with Carrie Keagan (2007)  Himself (1 episode, 2009)
The Drinky Crow Show (2007)  Alien (2 episodes, 2008)
Fire Ball (2005) Spider Troops (voice)
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2005)  Himself (1 episode, 2005)
Made in Hollywood (2005)  Himself (3 episodes, 2009-2014)
One Night Stand (2005)  Himself (1 episode, 2005)
Backstage Pass (2005)  Himself (1 episode, 2007)
Futile Attraction (2004) Editor
Frodo Is Great... Who Is That?!! (2004) Himself - Flight of the Conchords
Bro'Town (2004)  Himself (1 episode, 2009)
Stand Up! (2004)  Himself - Flight of the Conchords (5 episodes, 2004)
The Living Room (2003)  Himself (unknown episodes)
Tongan Ninja (2002) Action Fighter (Marvin)
Just for Laughs (2002)  Himself (1 episode, 2004)
The Tribe (1999)  Virtual Reality Cowboy No.2 (uncredited) (1 episode, 2
Fizz (1999) Chased Man
The Enid Blyton Adventure Series (1996)  MIS Guard (1 episode, 1996)
Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993)  Himself (1 episode, 2005)
The Simpsons (1989)  Ethan (1 episode, 2010)
Moana (0) Tamatoa (voice)

Producer ( 2 credits )

What We Do in the Shadows (2014) co-producer
Flight of the Conchords (2007) co-executive producer / executive producer (22 episode

Writer ( 3 credits )

What We Do in the Shadows (2014) (written by)
Flight of the Conchords (2007) (creator) (22 episodes, 2007-2009)
One Night Stand (2005) (1 episode, 2005)

Director ( 2 credits )

What We Do in the Shadows (2014)
Short Poppies (2014) (2 episodes, 2014)

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