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January 29, 2010

'Conchords' co-creator directing Muppet movie

By Borys Kit

HBO's "Flight of the Conchords" co-creator James Bobin has decided it's time to sing the music and it’s time to light the lights, signing on to direct Disney’s new Muppet movie. Jason Segel and Nicholas Stoller wrote the new Muppet project. Segal is described as a “Muppet freak” by those close to him, with paraphernalia from the Jim Henson show all over his pad. Plot details are being kept secret, but Bobin is expected to bring a musical sensibility to the project. More details here


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