Jemaine Clement | Creator, Executive Producer | What We Do in the Shadows on FX

Jemaine Clement

Creator / Executive Producer

Jemaine Clement is a musician, actor, writer and director from New Zealand. He can be seen in James Cameron’s Avatar: The Way of Water and the Sony feature Harold and the Purple Crayon. He created and executive produces the comedy series Wellington Paranormal (The CW/HBO Max), as well as FX’s What We Do in the Shadows. He is currently writing and executive producing the upcoming AppleTV+ series Time Bandits, based on Terry Gilliam’s 1981 film. He starred in the 2018 independent feature An Evening with Beverly Luff Linn alongside Aubrey Plaza and Craig Robinson. The film, written and directed by Jim Hosking, premiered at Sundance in 2018 and sold to Universal. Clement also appeared opposite Ben Stiller in the Annapurna feature Brad’s Status, which premiered at the 2017 Toronto Film Festival. In television, Clement starred as “Oliver Bird” in FX’s drama series Legion created by Noah Hawley. Clement is perhaps best known as one-half of the musical comedy duo Flight of the Conchords. The group completed a U.K. arena tour in the summer of 2018, which sold out only minutes after going on sale, and can be seen in the HBO special Flight of the Conchords: Live in London.

Paul Simms headshot wearing glasses and a black button down shirt.

Paul Simms

Executive Producer / Writer