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  1. Part one of two from the first episode of bro'Town.

  2. Part two of two from the first episode of bro'Town.

  3. The credits from this episode.

Synopsis

This animated TV comedy series is a modern day fairytale following the adventures of five kids growing up in the Auckland suburb of Morningside. The show's fearless, un-PC wit was developed from the poly-saturated comedy of theatre group Naked Samoans. In this first episode Valea gets run over by a bus and wakes up a genius, in time to bolster St Sylvester's hopes in the national high school Quiz Challenge. The Simpsons-esque celebrity cameos begin with David Tua, Robert Rakete, Scribe, Carol Hirschfeld, and John "marvelous" Campbell.

Background

Series Background by Rachel Davies 21.08.2008

Wow. This show is so cool, genuinely hilarious, brave and extremely brilliant.

bro'Town manages to superbly mix the laugh requirements of a sit-com with affectionate truths about living in 21st Century Aotearoa. It deals with ...

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Quotes

I'll give him a hiding for getting run over 

Awards

2005 New Zealand Screen Awards
Best Script, Comedy (Oscar Kightley, Mario Gaoa, David Fane and Shimpal Lelisi)