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Portlandia 

TV-14 | | Comedy | TV Series (2011–2018)
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A sketch-comedy series that parodies life in Portland, Oregon.
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Won 4 Primetime Emmys. Another 6 wins & 47 nominations. See more awards »

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Fred Armisen ...  Various Characters / ... 79 episodes, 2011-2018
Carrie Brownstein ...  Various Characters / ... 79 episodes, 2011-2018
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A sketch-comedy series that parodies life in Portland, Oregon.

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Carrie Brownstein was nominated for the 2018 Emmy Award in the Outstanding Directing For A Variety Series category for Portlandia (2011), but lost to Don Roy King for Saturday Night Live (1975). See more »

Quotes

Various Characters: Uh, how's that milkshake coming, friend? Not too cold on that, right?
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Feel It All Around
by Washed Out
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Very Enjoyable !
5 March 2015 | by meganddaviesSee all my reviews

After stumbling across this on Netflix I thought I'd give it a go, and I am very happy I did ! Armisen and Brownstein are a perfect duo who work well together and always manage to disappear fully into their characters. Whilst its not always laugh out loud funny (although I'm not sure that's exactly what they're aiming for anyway) I do always get a good giggle out of it. The show creates a wonderfully of-kilter world that is fun to dive in to for 20 minutes at a time, and immerse yourself in the little bubble that is Portlandia ! There's also some great cameos from stars such as Jeff Goldblum, Kristen Wiig and Bill Hader who always provide excellent comic relief, however Armisen and Brownstein do such a great job of pulling the show off on their own it's worth watching just to see them work together.


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Country:

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Language:

English

Release Date:

11 January 2011 (USA) See more »

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Portlandia See more »

Filming Locations:

Portland, Oregon, USA

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Broadway Video See more »
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