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The Jaquie Brown Diaries - Brown Sweat (Episode Three)

Television (Full Length Episode) – 2008

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Mature

TV personality Jaquie Brown plays (and plays up) herself for delightful comic effect in this hit TV3 satire. Brown plays an egomaniacal reporter looking to climb the media ladder any which way she can. Auckland's aspirational set: a cast of Metro social page alumni and wannabes, are skewered with self-referential glee. The show won Best Comedy at the 2009 Qantas Film and TV Awards. This episode sees Jaquie striving to exit Woman's Day's 'Plump it Hottie' section, appropriating a tampon, and performing in a celeb singalong.

A local sitcom that doesn't suck.
– The Listener

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Young, Gifted & Brown

Acknowledgements

Made with funding from NZ On Air

Music

Theme tune and incidental music: James Milne.

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