Flight of the Conchords: Season 2, Episode 7

Prime Minister (1 Mar. 2009)

TV Episode  |   |  Comedy, Music
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.5/10 from 231 users  
Reviews: 1 user | 2 critic

Foiled by the White House, Murray arranges a presidential meeting for the visiting Prime Minister of New Zealand; a tribute gig ends with Jemaine getting mixed up with an Art Garfunkel fanatic.



(creator), (creator), 4 more credits »
0Check in

Watch Now

$0.00 with Prime Video


Celebrate IMDb's 25th Anniversary with Photos We Love

IMDb turns a classy 25 on October 17! To celebrate, we put together a gallery of some of our favorite movie, TV, and event photos from the last 25 years.

See the Photos We Love

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 1000 titles
created 21 May 2013
a list of 1742 titles
created 21 Jul 2013
list image
a list of 5979 titles
created 30 Nov 2013
a list of 35 images
created 7 months ago
a list of 10 titles
created 6 months ago

Related Items

Search for "Prime Minister" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb

Share this Rating

Title: Prime Minister (01 Mar 2009)

Prime Minister (01 Mar 2009) on IMDb 8.5/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Flight of the Conchords.

User Polls

« Previous Episode | 19 of 22 Episodes | Next Episode »


1 video »


Episode credited cast:
Arj Barker ...
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
The Edge, U2's Guitarist
Art Garfunkel fanatic
Charles F. Rosenay ...
Brian Sergent ...
Andrea Weston ...
American Woman
Brian Woo ...
Asian Kid #2


Foiled by the White House, Murray arranges a presidential meeting for the visiting Prime Minister of New Zealand; a tribute gig ends with Jemaine getting mixed up with an Art Garfunkel fanatic.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Comedy | Music





Release Date:

1 March 2009 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs


See  »

Did You Know?


Jemaine: You booked us a gig as a Simon and Garfunkel tribute act?
Murray Hewitt: [sighs] You're onto it.
Jemaine: You're trying to disguise it?
Murray Hewitt: I tried to disguise it as a gift. Okay? I'll admit it.
Bret: Murray, we don't sing other people's songs.
Murray Hewitt: Oh, I know, Bret. But here's the thing. I listened to some of their songs, and they're actually better than your songs.
See more »


References Cars (2006) See more »


Korean Karaoke (Oh, Dance, Baby)
Written by Jemaine Clement and Bret McKenzie
Performed by Bret McKenzie
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Official name of this episode...
2 March 2009 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Although at the time of writing this, this episode had only been named as Episode 7, for those of you who would like to know, I have just checked on HBO's official site, and the official name for this episode is 'Prime Minister'. (So if anybody has access to amending this on here, then please feel free!) I have also just watched this, and although I feel the songs within the episode seem to not be as good as in the first series, the stories themselves are improving! As you will see when you watch this episode, Murray Hewitt (played by Rhys Darby) has become indeed one of the strongest characters! (although it was a bit disappointing to see that Brett and Jemaine (the stars of the show) had less funny lines, I'm pleased that at least Murray is still making me laugh! So if you're a conchords fan, you will definitely still enjoy watching this episode! I don't want to spoil it though, so you can see for yourself, but you may find that this episode probably isn't the best example to show any of your friends if they've never seen them before! If you want to get them hooked on flight of the conchords, better to show them some of series 1, and let them see the rest once they understand it a bit better! Then it's enjoyment all the way!

5 of 9 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Do Americans like this show? australianred
WTF owenxboxpaddy
Your favorite conchord? Shaheen03
Favorite guest star? gabriel_a-l
How much of the show is improvised? iwishiwerejamesdean
Blu-ray release chances? Ivan_Drago21
Discuss Prime Minister (2009) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for: