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"Portlandia" (2011) More at IMDbPro »TV series 2011-

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Portlandia: Season 3: Episode 4 -- A couple discusses whether they can afford to attend Nina's Birthday party.
Portlandia: Season 4: Episode 4 -- Fans of A Prairie Home Companion enjoy a hot bowl of Onion Soup while tailgating.
Portlandia: Season 4: Episode 4 -- A streaker shows up at the tailgate party for A Prairie Home Companion and interrupts the activities.
Portlandia: Season 4: Episode 4 -- A local artist sells her recycled T-shirt designs to the folks tailgating at a taping of A Prairie Home Companion.
Portlandia: Season 4: Episode 4 -- A scalper tries to sell off his tickets for the taping of A Prairie Home Companion.

Overview

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Seasons:
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5
Release Date:
21 January 2011 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Plot:
A sketch-comedy series that parodies life in Portland, Oregon.
Awards:
Won 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 4 wins & 12 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
Solid show See more (27 total) »

Cast

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Fred Armisen ... Various Characters (39 episodes, 2011-2015)

Carrie Brownstein ... Various Characters (39 episodes, 2011-2015)
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Series Directed by
Jonathan Krisel (36 episodes, 2011-2014)
 
Series Writing credits
Fred Armisen (37 episodes, 2011-2014)
Carrie Brownstein (37 episodes, 2011-2014)
Jonathan Krisel (37 episodes, 2011-2014)
Karey Dornetto (20 episodes, 2012-2014)
Bill Oakley (11 episodes, 2012-2013)
Graham Wagner (10 episodes, 2014)
Allison Silverman (6 episodes, 2011)

Series Produced by
Fred Armisen .... co-executive producer / executive producer (20 episodes, 2011-2014)
Carrie Brownstein .... co-executive producer / executive producer (20 episodes, 2011-2014)
Jonathan Krisel .... executive producer / co-executive producer (20 episodes, 2011-2014)
Lorne Michaels .... executive producer (20 episodes, 2011-2014)
David Allen Cress .... producer (18 episodes, 2011-2014)
Andrew Singer .... executive producer / co-executive producer (18 episodes, 2011-2014)
Jennifer Caserta .... executive producer (16 episodes, 2011-2012)
Debbie Demontreux .... executive producer (16 episodes, 2011-2012)
Katy Jenson .... associate producer (16 episodes, 2011-2012)
Erin Keating .... supervising producer (16 episodes, 2011-2012)
Dan Pasternack .... executive producer (16 episodes, 2011-2012)
Evan Shapiro .... executive producer (16 episodes, 2011-2012)
Alice Mathias .... associate producer / co-producer (12 episodes, 2012-2014)
Kevin Sullivan .... associate producer / co-producer (12 episodes, 2012-2014)
Maura Madden .... supervising producer (11 episodes, 2012-2013)
Bill Oakley .... consulting producer (10 episodes, 2012)
Allison Silverman .... consulting producer (10 episodes, 2012)
Karey Dornetto .... co-executive producer (10 episodes, 2014)
Bryan Gordon .... consulting producer (6 episodes, 2011)
Jason Mantzoukas .... consulting producer (6 episodes, 2011)
Melissa Wylie .... producer (6 episodes, 2011)
Debbie Harris-Balling .... supervising producer (2 episodes, 2013)
Bill Benz .... co-producer (2 episodes, 2014)
Daniel Gray Longino .... co-producer (2 episodes, 2014)
 
Series Original Music by
Fred Armisen (18 episodes, 2011-2013)
Carrie Brownstein (18 episodes, 2011-2013)
 
Series Cinematography by
Bryce Fortner (29 episodes, 2011-2014)
 
Series Film Editing by
Daniel Gray Longino (37 episodes, 2011-2014)
Bill Benz (31 episodes, 2011-2014)
Doug Lussenhop (27 episodes, 2011-2013)
Kelly Brickner (9 episodes, 2014)
 
Series Casting by
Simon Max Hill (12 episodes, 2011-2012)
 
Series Production Design by
Tyler B. Robinson (39 episodes, 2011-2015)
Eric Schoonover (3 episodes, 2013)
 
Series Art Direction by
Eric Schoonover (16 episodes, 2011-2012)
Schuyler Telleen (14 episodes, 2012-2014)
Stacia Muse (3 episodes, 2011-2012)
 
Series Set Decoration by
Katherine Isom (32 episodes, 2012-2014)
Nate Smith (3 episodes, 2011-2012)
 
Series Costume Design by
Amanda Needham (13 episodes, 2011-2013)
 
Series Makeup Department
Jessica Needham .... makeup department head / makeup artist / ... (29 episodes, 2011-2014)
Jodi Mancuso .... hair and wig design (10 episodes, 2012)
Jennifer Serio Stauffer .... hair stylist (10 episodes, 2012)
Jennifer Jane .... assistant hair stylist (10 episodes, 2014)
Eva Lohse .... makeup artist (8 episodes, 2013-2014)
M'chel Bauxal .... department head: hair / department head: hair stylist (6 episodes, 2011)
Christina Kortum .... special makeup effects artist / prosthetic artist / ... (4 episodes, 2011-2012)
Danielle Barkat .... makeup artist / special makeup effects artist (4 episodes, 2014)
Terri Lodge .... assistant makeup artist (2 episodes, 2014)
 
Series Production Management
Keisha Punter .... production supervisor / post-production supervisor (11 episodes, 2012)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Kyle LeMire .... associate director / first assistant director (13 episodes, 2012-2015)
Jay Smith .... associate director (11 episodes, 2012)
 
Series Art Department
Tobin Robinson .... construction coordinator (31 episodes, 2012-2014)
Julia Oliver .... art department coordinator / swing (22 episodes, 2012-2013)
Schuyler Telleen .... graphic designer (14 episodes, 2012-2014)
John Kirkley .... leadman (11 episodes, 2012)
Lars C. Larsen .... property master (10 episodes, 2012-2013)
Peter Falanga .... art deptartment pa (10 episodes, 2014)
Dave Koenig .... property master (10 episodes, 2014)
Carly Sertic .... property master (7 episodes, 2011-2012)
Jason Beveridge .... leadman (6 episodes, 2011)
Wilson Peery .... art department coordinator (6 episodes, 2011)
Samala Coffey .... puppet maker (3 episodes, 2012-2013)
Danie West .... puppet fabricator / puppet fabricator: Bent Image Lab (2 episodes, 2013)
 
Series Sound Department
John Chamberlin .... sound re-recording mixer (33 episodes, 2012-2015)
Glenn Micallef .... sound mixer / production sound mixer (28 episodes, 2011-2013)
Morgan Hobart .... boom operator (20 episodes, 2012-2014)
Brian Mazzola .... boom operator (16 episodes, 2011-2012)
Gabe Castro .... post production sound (6 episodes, 2011)
Megan Gaddini .... sound utility / utility sound (2 episodes, 2012)
 
Series Visual Effects by
Adam C. Sager .... digital compositor (4 episodes, 2013-2014)
Barna Howard .... digital compositor (3 episodes, 2013)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Greg Wick .... best boy grip (31 episodes, 2012-2014)
Margaret Knoebel .... second assistant camera / first assistant camera (30 episodes, 2012-2014)
Desera Frentress .... lighting technician (28 episodes, 2011-2013)
Justin C. Ward .... gaffer / best boy electric (22 episodes, 2012-2014)
Cameron Carey .... loader / loader/digital downloader (20 episodes, 2012-2014)
Peter Efrem .... gaffer / steadicam operator (17 episodes, 2011-2012)
Steve Waters .... best boy electric / lighting technician (17 episodes, 2012-2014)
Nate Goodman .... digital imaging technician / data manager (16 episodes, 2011-2012)
Aubree Bernier-Clarke .... camera operator: 'c' camera / camera operator / ... (15 episodes, 2011-2012)
Joseph Timko .... key grip / best boy grip / ... (14 episodes, 2011-2012)
Eric Bixler .... electrician (14 episodes, 2012-2014)
T.G. Firestone .... camera operator: 'b' camera / camera operator / ... (12 episodes, 2011-2012)
Joe Paulet .... swing / best boy electric / ... (11 episodes, 2011-2012)
Sam Naiman .... swing (11 episodes, 2012-2013)
Jerry Turner .... first assistant camera (11 episodes, 2012-2013)
Hollie Metrick .... second assistant camera (11 episodes, 2014-2015)
Anderson A. Philip .... "a" camera operator (11 episodes, 2014-2015)
Patrick LaValley .... first assistant camera (10 episodes, 2012)
Simon Miya .... camera operator (10 episodes, 2014)
Matthew Semchee .... best boy electric / electrician / ... (7 episodes, 2011-2012)
Scott Patrick Green .... still photographer (6 episodes, 2011)
Dan Hoxey .... key grip (6 episodes, 2011)
Philip A. Anderson .... camera operator (4 episodes, 2013-2014)
Dirk Wallace .... swing (2 episodes, 2012)
 
Series Animation Department
Greg Arden .... animation art director: Bent Image Lab / animation art director (3 episodes, 2013)
Nate Baston .... animation producer: Bent Image Lab / animation producer (3 episodes, 2013)
Ray DiCarlo .... animation executive producer: Bent Image Lab / executive producer: Bent Image Lab (3 episodes, 2013)
Jen Prokopowicz .... animator: Bent Image Lab / animator (3 episodes, 2013)
Rob Shaw .... animation director: Bent Image Lab / animation director (3 episodes, 2013)
Becky Steele .... animator: Bent Image Lab / animator (3 episodes, 2013)
Stephen Bodin .... animator (2 episodes, 2012)
Marty Easterday .... animator: Bent Image Lab (2 episodes, 2013)
Jerold Howard .... animator: Bent Image Lab (2 episodes, 2013)
Javan Ivey .... animator: Bent Image Lab (2 episodes, 2013)
Suzanne Twining .... animator: Bent Image Lab (2 episodes, 2013)
 
Series Casting Department
Crystal Walen .... casting assistant / casting coordinator (16 episodes, 2011-2012)
Elizabeth Vice .... casting assistant (10 episodes, 2012)
Simon Max Hill .... casting (2 episodes, 2011)
 
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Sophia Goldfarb .... costumer / wardrobe assistant (17 episodes, 2011-2013)
Nichole Dimitras .... costume supervisor (6 episodes, 2011)
Tanya Smith .... costumer (2 episodes, 2014)
 
Series Editorial Department
Russell Lynch .... colorist (17 episodes, 2011-2012)
Andy Morrish .... assistant editor (14 episodes, 2012-2013)
Micah C. Gardner .... post-production assistant / assistant editor (13 episodes, 2012-2014)
Andy Guler .... post-production assistant (11 episodes, 2012)
Santiago Pedroza .... post-production assistant (11 episodes, 2012)
Kim Schneider .... colorist (11 episodes, 2012)
Michael Giambra .... assistant editor (10 episodes, 2012)
Tim Vincent .... final colorist (10 episodes, 2014)
Laura Roe .... assistant editor (7 episodes, 2011-2012)
Bill Benz .... assistant editor (4 episodes, 2011-2012)
 
Series Music Department
Fred Armisen .... composer: theme music (18 episodes, 2011-2013)
Carrie Brownstein .... composer: theme music (18 episodes, 2011-2013)
John Askew .... pre-recording engineer (4 episodes, 2011-2012)
 
Series Other crew
Moses Goldfarb .... production assistant (32 episodes, 2012-2014)
Devan Linforth .... key set production assistant (32 episodes, 2012-2014)
Portlandia .... production staff (28 episodes, 2011-2013)
Daniel M. Baker .... production assistant (23 episodes, 2012-2014)
Amanda Frauenglass .... production secretary (23 episodes, 2012-2014)
Richard Beardsley .... production staff (22 episodes, 2012-2013)
Ben Lipsey .... location manager / location assistant (17 episodes, 2011-2012)
Ted Leuci .... manager of production operations (12 episodes, 2011-2012)
Rory D. Smith .... payroll accountant (12 episodes, 2012-2014)
Deji J. Bankole .... production assistant (11 episodes, 2012-2013)
Brett Caughie .... production assistant (11 episodes, 2012-2013)
Bailey Rae Phillips .... production coordinator (11 episodes, 2012-2013)
Sara Chesney .... production assistant (11 episodes, 2012)
Carol Chow .... locations coordinator / location coordinator (11 episodes, 2012)
Ayala Cohen .... talent consultant (11 episodes, 2012)
Robin Hewitt .... financial consultant (11 episodes, 2012)
Kyle LeMire .... stage manager (11 episodes, 2012)
Yona Prost .... script supervisor (11 episodes, 2012)
Chris Runge .... production assistant (11 episodes, 2012)
Paul Alary .... set production assistant (10 episodes, 2012-2013)
Braden Spotts .... production assistant (10 episodes, 2012)
J.J. Tucker Wysong .... location manager (10 episodes, 2012)
Cam Everson .... production assistant (10 episodes, 2014)
Corrinne Theodoru .... script supervisor (10 episodes, 2014)
Iris Cole-Hayworth .... location manager (7 episodes, 2011-2012)
Stephanie Lawson .... script supervisor / craft service (7 episodes, 2011-2012)
Renee Palmer .... production assistant (7 episodes, 2011-2012)
Dawnn Pavlonnis .... stage manager / production coordinator (7 episodes, 2011-2012)
Jackson Rowe .... key set production assistant (7 episodes, 2011-2012)
Kevin Wenig .... production accountant (7 episodes, 2011-2012)
Ime Etuk .... stage manager (6 episodes, 2012-2013)
Robert A. D'Esposito .... production assistant / production staff (5 episodes, 2011-2012)
Susan Brady Dyson .... production coordinator (5 episodes, 2011-2012)
Brian Sturgis .... assistant location manager / location assistant (5 episodes, 2011-2012)
Stephen Mykel .... assistant production accountant (5 episodes, 2011)
Amber Merritt .... production assistant (4 episodes, 2012-2013)
Joni DeRouchie .... production assistant (4 episodes, 2013)
James N. Clark .... production assistant (3 episodes, 2011-2012)
Alice Mathias .... production assistant / assistant to producers (3 episodes, 2011-2012)
Adam Thomas Smith .... production assistant (3 episodes, 2013)
Lauren Henry .... animal trainer (2 episodes, 2012)
Roland Sonnenburg .... animal trainer (2 episodes, 2012)
 

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Trivia:
Carrie Brownstein revealed during the 2012 Portlandia tour that Catherine E. Coulson has been sought several times for roles in the second season of the series. Coulson, though a local actress, was unable to commit due to various theater commitments.See more »
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Various Characters:Uh, how's that milkshake coming, friend? Not too cold on that, right?See more »
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2 out of 5 people found the following review useful.
Solid show, 11 March 2013
Author: Matthew Vallin from Detroit, MI

I am very glad I started watching this show, and am also glad that it streams on Netflix as I'm not sure I even get IFC. Every episode is funny, but, as with any TV shows (especially sketch comedy) there are some skits that are better than others. Most of the characters and sketches focus on the apparent headway that the west coast is making with hipster/green/vegan/feminist/alternative transportation lifestyles. (side note- the biker skit made me laugh very hard). This show will not be for everyone, but watch the first one or two episodes and you will know if you like it or not. No shame in thinking something isn't funny. As I said, I'm not a fan of every skit, though they're all tolerable, and it's worth muddling through for the sketches that make you laugh your ass off. The only big downside is that I can see it getting repetitive if it goes too long. Five seasons at most is my prediction. WATCH IT. They are only half hour episodes, and it's a good break from big network canned laughter BS. I posted before said bike skit link below if you want a good taste.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V3nMnr8ZirI

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