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Portlandia: 20 Exclusive Behind the Scenes Photos—Shot by Carrie Brownstein!
We gave former Sleater-Kinney guitarist and current alt-comedienne Carrie Brownstein a camera to document the left-of-center oddballs who populate Portlandia, IFC's hilarious sketch show, back for a second season in January. Brownstein and co-star Fred Armisen (of Saturday Night Live) may look normal (see photo #1), but tune in to see them dreadlocked, mustached, and defying gravity.
Season two of Portlandia premieres January 6th on IFC.
That's Fred as Malcolm Singer. His wife's name is Chris, played by me. This couple decides to spice up their life by building a fire pit in their backyard, and their imagined version of the chaos and sensuality a fire pit will bring into their lives is highly contrasted with the difficulty of building it.