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Garfunkel and Oates: Trying to Be Special (2016)

TV-MA | | Comedy | TV Special 5 May 2016
Musical comedy duo, Garfunkel and Oats attempt to put on a comedy special.
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Garfunkel and Oates stars Riki Lindhome (Enlightened) and Kate Micucci (Raising Hope) as both themselves and their musical comedy alter-egos, "Garfunkel and Oates," following the pair as ... See full summary »

Stars: Riki Lindhome, Kate Micucci
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Riki Lindhome ... Riki
Kate Micucci ... Kate
Anthony Jeselnik ... Anthony
Steve Agee ... Thermometer Guy
Kathryn Burns ... Dancer
Francesca Kintz Francesca Kintz ... Dancer
Alyx Andrushuk Alyx Andrushuk ... Dancer
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Musical comedy duo, Garfunkel and Oats attempt to put on a comedy special.

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English

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5 May 2016 (USA) See more »

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Garfunkel and Oates: Trying to Be Special See more »

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The censored song that the band couldn't afford to parody during "I Blame You" is "I Will Remember You" by Sarah McLachlan. See more »

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still doing those songs
31 December 2016 | by SnoopyStyleSee all my reviews

Riki Lindhome and Kate Micucci are Garfunkel and Oates. I think Riki is Garfunkel and Kate is Oates. Like their opening act Anthony says, the girls are still doing those songs. They're trying to get the money to make a TV special if the onstage thermometer reaches 100%. Don't ask. They go on stage to do many of their songs including some favorites. If you like songs about dicks, this is the special for you. There are a couple of funny stories and one music miscue. The girls are endearing and fun. They're a cute-awkward-single-gal comedy duo. If you like their show or their music, this is great. If you never heard of them, give it a try. If you don't like them, then what are you doing here?


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