Bret McKenzie won an Oscar for his songwriting in the first Muppet movie, and now he's back for the second. We spoke to the Flight of the Conchords co-founder, and he spilled all his secrets on finding the melody for a new generation of Muppet films. Plus his animated NASA series, and his next fantasy musical.
As if it wasn't enough that Flight of the Conchords' Bret McKenzie is working on fairytale musical comedy, he's also producing an animated television series about NASA, along with two of the folks behind King of the Hill. This fellow's slate is piling up with fun projects.
We've been waiting anxiously for Bret McKenzie (the tiny kitten-shirted costar of Flight of the Conchords) to get another music project. And now he has — and he says it's akin to the classic fantasy movie Labyrinth. EVERYBODY FREAK OUT.