Bro'Town (2004– )

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A modern day fairytale about five Auckland teenagers growing up in the big bad city, bro'Town chronicles the schoolboy misadventures of Vale, Valea, Sione, Mack and Jeff da Maori in a proudly suburban, non PC satire.

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David Fane ...
 Jeff da Maori / ... (28 episodes, 2004-2009)
Mario Gaoa ...
 God / ... (28 episodes, 2004-2009)
Oscar Kightley ...
 Vale Pepelo / ... (28 episodes, 2004-2009)
Shimpal Lelisi ...
 Valea Pepelo / ... (28 episodes, 2004-2009)
Bronwyn Bradley ...
 Additional Voices / ... (25 episodes, 2004-2009)
Teuila Blakely ...
 Sina Tapili / ... (22 episodes, 2004-2009)
Nathan Rarere ...
 Additional Voices / ... (14 episodes, 2005-2009)
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A modern day fairytale about five Auckland teenagers growing up in the big bad city, bro'Town chronicles the schoolboy misadventures of Vale, Valea, Sione, Mack and Jeff da Maori in a proudly suburban, non PC satire.

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Jeff da Maori: [Repeated line] Not even ow.
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Best Show Ever!
5 January 2006 | by (New Zealand) – See all my reviews

i dunno what this other fulla is on, but all i can say is, "Not Even...Ow!!!!".

Bro town is a timely and pertinent look at the cultural diversity that New Zealand can now finally boast after years of stumbling around in a pseudo-bi-cultural daze.I believe kiwi's are ready to see themselves on screen as they are, and to laugh about it. Sure there are stereotypes present in this show, but that's what makes it so funny. No-one is spared, Maori, Pakeha, Islanders, South Africans, Indians and more are satirised expertly. and as an educated Pakeha, i can say - I laughed. This show is topical - focusing on issues currently causing debate in NZ like CYFS, gambling and racial discrimination.

or as JC puts it best - MARVELLOUS!

After two excellent series i look forward to many more.

MORNINGSIDE FOR LIFE!!


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