Jemaine Clement

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NameJemaine Clement
Birthday1974 Jan 10
Net worth$7 million
ProfessionActor, Comedian, Musician, Filmmaker

Jemaine Clement who is a New Zealand multitalented public figure who was born on 10 Jan 1974. He is an actor, comedian, musician and filmmaker. As to his music career, he has released several albums with Bret McKenzie as the musical comedy duo Flight of the Conchords, and created a comedy series of the same name for both the BBC and HBO, for which he received six Primetime Emmy nominations.

Jemaine Clement

As for Jemaine Clement’s acting works he is renowned for his featured parts in films such as Eagle vs Shark (2007), Gentlemen Broncos (2008), Men in Black 3 (2012), People Places Things (2015), Humor Me (2017), The Festival (2018) and Avatar: The Way of Water (2022). He has also done voice-work for Despicable Me (2010), Rio (2011) and Rio 2 (2014), Moana (2016) and The Lego Batman Movie (2017).

Net worth

Talking about Jamaine Celement’s net worth, it is estimated to be around $7 million as of 2024. Thanks to his multi profession and dedication to his craft he has been able to add millions of dollars in his fortune. Apart from his professional career he also earns handsome amount of money through his brand endorsements and various other investments. However his earnings, real estate and investment amount is not publicized as of now as he remains to stay private in this matter.

Early Life, Education and Parents Details

Jamaine Celement was born on 10 Jan 1974 in Masterton in the Wairarapa. He was raised by his mother and grandmother who were working class family. His father left him at an early age due to the work stress and victim of extreme alchoholism. Later, Robert became a stained glass artist in Midhurst, Taranaki; Jemaine would later reconnect with his father as an adult and now enjoys a “strong and loving” relationship with him.

Jemaine Clement

When it comes to Jemaine Clement’s humor, thanks to Celement’s mother and grandmother’s influence he had an inspiring sense of humor as a child. He went to Makoura College in Masterton and then moved to Wellinton after completing his school. He studied drama and film at Victoria University of Wellington. While studying there he met Taika Waititi, with whom he went to form So You’re a Man and the Humorbeasts.



2002Tongan NinjaAction Fighter (Marvin)Also writer
2004Futile AttractionEditor
2007Eagle vs SharkJarrod
2009Gentlemen BroncosRonald ChevalierNominated — Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Male
Diagnosis: DeathGarfield Olyphant
2010Despicable MeJerry the MinionVoice role
Dinner for SchmucksKieran Vollard
2011RioNigelVoice role; Nominated — Annie Award for Voice Acting in a Feature Production
2012Men in Black 3Boris the AnimalNominated — Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie Villain
Rhys Darby: This Way to the SpaceshipSpaceshipRecorded voice role
2014What We Do in the ShadowsVladislavAlso director, writer and co-producer
Muppets Most WantedPrison KingCameo appearance
Rio 2NigelVoice role
2015People Places ThingsWill Henry
2016Ratchet & ClankDallas WannamakerVoice role
The BFGThe FleshlumpeaterVoice and motion capture
MoanaTamatoaVoice role; Also voiced the character in the 2017 Māori dub
2017The Lego Batman MovieSauronVoice role
Humor MeNate Kroll
Brad’s StatusBilly Wearsiter
2018An Evening with Beverly Luff LinnColin Keith Threadener
The Breaker UpperersTinder DateCameo appearance
The FestivalRobin
2020I Used to Go HereDavid Kirkpatrick
2022Nude TuesdayBjorg Rasmussen
Don’t Make Me GoDale AngeloStreaming film
DC League of Super-PetsAquamanVoice role
Avatar: The Way of WaterDr. Ian Garvin
2023The Moon is Upside DownMacIntosh
2024Thelma the UnicornVic DiamondVoice role
Harold and the Purple Crayon GaryPost-production
2025Minecraft Post-production
Avatar 3 Dr. Ian GarvinPost-production
Wildwood Owl RexVoice role; in production
Rogue Trooper Post-production
TBAI, ObjectFilming


1996The Enid Blyton Adventure SeriesMIS GuardEpisode: “Circus of Adventures”
2002The TribeVR Cowboy No. 2Episode 4.24
2007–2009Flight of the ConchordsHimself22 episodes
Also co-creator, writer and executive producer
2008The Drinky Crow ShowAlienVoice role, 2 episodes
2009Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job!Eric’s Tennis DoubleEpisode: “Tennis”
2010RadiradirahSheep3 episodes
2010The SimpsonsEthan BallantyneVoice role, episode: “Elementary School Musical
2012Napoleon DynamiteProfessor KoontzVoice role, episode: “Scantronica Love”
2013Out ThereBabel / TenebresVoices role, episode: “Enter Destiny”
2013#7DaysLaterMs. Lockett’s FatherVoice role, episode: “Portrait”
2014Short PoppiesDirector
2014–2016TripTankSir Ian / Alistair / Caller / Erebos / Judge Bluetail / Man in LineVoices role, 7 episodes
2015Rick and MortyFartVoice role, episode: “Mortynight Run”
2016Regular ShowZiggyVoice role, episode: “California King”
2016Inside Amy SchumerDJEpisode: “Psychopath Test”
2016–2018Another PeriodFather Black Donahue4 episodes
2016DivorceJulian Renaut6 episodes
2016–2019Milo Murphy’s LawOrton Mahlson / Dr. ZoneVoices role, 5 episodes
2017–2019LegionOliver Bird14 episodes
2017American Dad!MagungaVoice role, episode: “Bazooka Steve”
2017WreckedLuther3 episodes
2017Robot ChickenNarratorVoice role, episode: “Freshly Baked: The Robot Chicken Santa Claus Pot Cookie Freakout Special: Special Edition”
2018–2022Wellington ParanormalMobotVoice role, episode: “Mobot”; Also co-creator, director, writer and executive producer
2018We Bare BearsCourtneyVoice role, episode: “Rescue Ranger”
2018Flight of the Conchords: Live in LondonHimselfSpecial
Also writer and producer
2019–presentWhat We Do in the ShadowsVladislavAlso co-creator, director, writer and executive producer
2 episodes
2019–presentKiri and LouLouVoice role, main role
2019Year of the RabbitTall ManEpisode: “Framed Rabbit”
2020Steven Universe FutureKerry MoonbeamVoice role, episode: “Mr. Universe”
2020–2022Tig n’ SeekThis GuyVoice role, main role
2021Big MouthSimon SexVoice role, episode: “Best Friends Make the Best Lovers”
2022–2023Human ResourcesVoice role, episode: 2 episodes
2023Koala ManPrincipal BazwellVoice role, main role
TBATime BanditsCo-writer and executive producer, upcoming miniseries

Controversies and Relationships

Talking about controversies, Jemaine Clement has also been victim of a controversy which sparked because of his tweet in anti- vaccination rant. He was heavily criticized by a health expert for his tweet saying “nonsense” in anti-vaccination. Immunization Advisory Centre director and senior lecturer of general practice and primary health care, Dr Helen Petousis-Harris, described Clement’s tweets as “a load of nonsense”

Jemaine Clement

Talking about Jemaine Clement’s private life and relationship, he was married to his longtime girlfriend Miranda Manasiadis who was a theatre actress and playwright in August 2008. They both share a son who was born in October 2008 in NYC.

More info

Height1.85 m
NationalityNew Zealand
BirthplaceMasterton, New Zealand


Who voiced Moana Crab?

Moana (2016) – Jemaine Clement as Tamatoa.

Who voiced Fart in Rick and Morty?

Rick and Morty (TV Series 2013– ) – Jemaine Clement as Fart.

What movies has Jemaine Clement been in?

Jemaine Clement has featured in Eagle vs Shark (2007), Gentlemen Broncos (2008), Men in Black 3 (2012), People Places Things (2015), Humor Me (2017), The Festival (2018) and Avatar: The Way of Water (2022).

What is Jemaine Clement’s age?

Jemaine Clement is 50 years old.

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