A new local comedy that follows the misadventures at the consulate of The Most Royal Kingdom of Feausi and the fallen New Zealand Foreign Affairs high-flier who's been sent in to straighten out the consulate staff.
Craig Parker (Lord of the Rings, Sam Raimi's Legends of the Seeker) stars as Leighton Mills, the Kiwi diplomat who finds himself landed with a new posting - babysitter to the Fe'ausian consulate staff, along with Dave Fane (Outrageous Fortune, Sione's Wedding) as Jonah, the Fe'ausian Ambassador to New Zealand who's charming and effusive but who is totally expedient.
The show is penned by award-winning writer James Griffin. As one of the few European New Zealanders working on some of New Zealand's hit Polynesian comedies, James devised the cultural fish-out-of-water tale.
"Having worked on Sione's Wedding and bro'Town, I was acutely aware of being the one who's culturally different so that's when the idea for Leighton came