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Portlandia Final Season: We Put a Bird on Fred and Carries 15 Best Sketches (Videos)

Portlandia never received mainstream recognition, but Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein are probably fine with that. The show kicks off its eighth and final season this week, and since 2011, the show has always found the perfect niche, appealing to the small subsection of music-loving, internet-dwelling, Pacific Northwest hipsters it satirizes. Picking out the shows finest moments is tough since the shows charm is in the zany rhythm of its Portland vignettes and cadre of caricatures. So while some of these are fan favorites, others are obscure, locally sourced gems that have helped keep Portlandia weird.   ...Read More... https://www.thewrap.com/portlandia-final-season-15-best-sketches/

Portlandia Trailer: Fred Armisen & Carrie Brownsteins Eclectic Characters Are Back For Final Season

Grab your granola and mason jars of small-batch whiskey and put on your North Face vests because IFC has released the trailer for the eighth and final season of Portlandia . And it has everything fans want out of the put-a-bird-on-it, Emmy-nominated comedy sketch show about life in the hip Pacific Northwest city. The trailer (watch it above) packs a lot in 47 seconds, giving us the greatest hits from stars Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein . Starting off with their   ...Read More... http://deadline.com/2018/01/portlandia-trailer-fred-armisen-carrie-brownstein-season-8-1202235072/

IFC's "Portlandia" Returns for Its Eighth and Final Season in 2018

Season 8 will consist of 10 episodes, airing weekly on Thursday nights.   ...Read More... //www.thefutoncritic.com/news/2017/09/07/ifcs-portlandia-returns-for-its-eighth-and-final-season-in-2018-204012/20170907ifc01/

Portlandias Carrie Brownstein To Make Feature Directorial Debut On MGMs Fairy Godmother

EXCLUSIVE: Carrie Brownstein , the actress,writer, musician, is getting ready to add feature director to her repertoire. The co-creator, writer and star of IFC's Emmy-winning sketch comedy Portlandia, willmake her feature film directorial debut on MGM s Fairy Godmother . Take note: this marks the sixth female director that MGM has employed on its films, following Kimberly Pierce on Carrie, Anne Fletcher for Hot Pursuit ; Thea Sharrock on Me Before You ; Stella Meghie on Ev ...Read More... //deadline.com/2017/05/carrie-brownstein-fairy-godmother-mgm-directing-debut-1202097286/

Carry-On: What Carrie Brownstein of Portlandia Wont Travel Without

Notebooks, a Trail Blazers cap, crossword puzzles and closed-toe shoes. ...Read More... //www.nytimes.com/2017/03/07/travel/what-carrie-brownstein-of-portlandia-wont-travel-without.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

IFC's Flagship Sketch Series "Portlandia" to Return for Eighth and Final Season in 2018

"I am so proud to have worked with Fred, Carrie and the entire cast and crew-family of 'Portlandia' to make something so funny and so special," said Jonathan Krisel.   ...Read More... //www.thefutoncritic.com/news/2017/01/14/ifcs-flagship-sketch-series-portlandia-to-return-for-eighth-and-final-season-in-2018-300225/20170114ifc02/

IFC Announces All-Star Guest Line-Up for Season 7 of "Portlandia"

Season 7 will consist of 10 half-hour episodes and marks the television directorial debut of both Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein. ...Read More... //www.thefutoncritic.com/news/2016/12/20/ifc-announces-all-star-guest-line-up-for-season-7-of-portlandia-604214/20161220ifc01/

Portlandia Video: Season 7 Kicks Off With an Musical Ode to White Guys

Sure, women and minorities are getting a lot of press these days. But what about all the poor, forgotten white guys? Portlandia hasnt forgotten them. This just-released clip from Season 7 of IFCs sketch series (premiering in January) has stars Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein playing a couple of frustrated white dudes complaining about the [] //tvline.com/2016/10/06/portlandia-video-season-7-what-about-men/

Video: First Look at "Portlandia" Season 7

The Emmy(R)-nominated series returns to IFC Thursday, January 5 at 10:00/9:00c with 10 all-new episodes....   Read More... //www.thefutoncritic.com/video/2016/10/06/video-first-look-at-portlandia-season-7-633411/20161006ifc01/

The Flaming Lips have broken up in this 'Portlandia' clip

Whats more awkward than a break-up?Seeing your exafter the fight and continuing it in public. Thats where The Flaming Lips find themselves in a new Portlandia clip when they tryto register for a music festival as two separate groups: The Flaming Lipsfeaturing Wayne Coyne and More Flaming...   Read More... //feeds.ew.com/~r/entertainmentweekly/tv/coverage/~3/D9ZgfJxngLo/portlandia-flaming-lips-clip