Rumors about HBO supposedly greenlighting a four-episode revival of Flight of the Conchords (which aired for two seasons from 2007-2009) have been swirling around the Internet this week, but alas, it looks like those rumors have been made up by a bunch of mutha’uckas.
Jemaine Clement, one half of the New Zealand-based musical comedy duo, took to Twitter to extinguish the fires of speculation:
Clement did, however, confirm that he is working on a separate project with HBO:
In a recent interview with The Guardian, Clement mentioned a “four-episode comedy show” and people seemed to assume this was directly related to the Conchords. (This is why everyone shouldn’t assume things.)
It’s sad that the rumors of a Flight of the Conchords revival aren’t true — but I’m not crying. It’s just been raining, on my face.