Jemaine Clement Biography
(New Zealand Comedian)
Birthday: January 10, 1974 (Capricorn)
Born In: Masterton
Jemaine Clement is a New Zealand comedian, singer, actor, musician, and director. He is popularly known for creating the comedy group ‘Flight of the Conchords’ along with Bret Peter Tarrant McKenzie. Clement has been nominated four times in his career so far at the Primetime Emmy Awards in various categories for his association with ‘Flight of the Conchords’. He has also been nominated at the Writers Guild of America Award for Television awards multiple times. Clement and McKenzie won the Grammy Award for Best Comedy Album for their 2007 extended play ‘The Distant Future’. They were also nominated at the Grammy Awards two more times for their studio albums, ‘Flight of the Conchords’ and ‘Told You I Was Freaky’. As a voice artist, Clement has appeared in animation films like ‘Despicable Me’, ‘Rio’, ‘Rio 2’, ‘Moana’, and ‘The Lego Batman Movie’. He has also acted in films, such as ‘What We Do in the Shadows’ and ‘Men in Black 3’ (as ‘Boris the Animal’), for which he was nominated at the Teen Choice Awards for the Choice Movie Villain category.