6 (list of episodes)
28 November 1997
| 8.2/10 |
| Jack Black
Silvercup Studios, Los Angeles
Jack Black, Kyle Gass, David Cross, Bob Odenkirk, Troy Miller
Jack Black, Kyle Gass, David Cross, Paul F Tompkins, Laura Kightlinger
Tenacious D: The Greatest Band on Earth, or sometimes called The Adventures of Tenacious D, is a TV series that ran on HBO in 1997, 1999 and 2000. It featured the fictional accounts of the real band Tenacious D, which is composed of members Jack Black and Kyle Gass. All of the episodes of the show are available on Tenacious D's The Complete Masterworks DVD.
There were three half-hour episodes total in the season, each containing two segments. The show included many songs that would later be rerecorded for the band's studio albums Tenacious D and The Pick of Destiny.
Tenacious D (TV series) Wikipedia
According to Kyle Gass, HBO offered Tenacious D a deal to make ten episodes, but in doing so, they would have to relinquish their role as executive producers. Gass and Jack Black decided to make a movie instead of giving HBO creative control of Tenacious D, and they made The Pick of Destiny.