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''The Naked Brothers Band'' (2007-2009) is a {{Mockumentary}} Creator/{{Nickelodeon}} show about two boys, Nat and Alex Wolff, who have a successful band. Most of the episodes feature the boys' music. It started out as a 2005 independent film which became highly successful at film festivals, leading to Nick approaching the boys' mom, Polly Draper, to commission a TV series out of it with her as its producer and head writer.

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''The Naked Brothers Band'' (2007-2009) is a {{Mockumentary}} Creator/{{Nickelodeon}} show about two boys, Nat Creator/{{Nat|Wolff}} and Alex Wolff, who have a successful band. Most of the episodes feature the boys' music. It started out as a 2005 independent film which became highly successful at film festivals, leading to Nick approaching the boys' mom, Polly Draper, to commission a TV series out of it with her as its producer and head writer.


* MerchandiseDriven: The band actually have their music and merchandise out in stores.

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* MerchandiseDriven: The band actually have had their music and merchandise out in stores.


As a side note, Draper wrote herself out of an on-camera role by making the boys' "mother" "dead", despite [[TheDanza her husband and sons using their real names]]. Thus possibly becoming the first person in the history of the entertainment industry to ''literally'' commit career suicide.

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As a side note, Draper wrote herself out of an on-camera role by making the boys' "mother" "dead", despite [[TheDanza her husband and sons using their real names]]. Thus Thus, she is possibly becoming the first person in the history of the entertainment industry to ''literally'' commit career suicide.


* OneEpisodeWonder: ''Supetastic 6'', a one-off AlternateUniverse animated special featuring the cast as superheroes.



[[http://www.change.org/petitions/reruns-of-the-naked-brothers-band-on-nick-and-teennick-let-the-reruns-of-the-naked-brothers-band-return-to-nick-and-teennick There is currently a petition to bring back the reruns on Nick and TeenNick]].


''The Naked Brothers Band'' (2007-2009), which started out as an independent film, is a show about two boys, Nat and Alex Wolff, who have a successful band. Most of the episodes feature the boys' music.

As a side note, series producer/head writer/stars' mom Polly Draper wrote herself out of an on-camera role by making the boys' "mother" "dead", despite [[TheDanza her husband and sons using their real names]]. Thus possibly becoming the first person in the history of the entertainment industry to ''literally'' commit career suicide.

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''The Naked Brothers Band'' (2007-2009), which started out as an independent film, (2007-2009) is a {{Mockumentary}} Creator/{{Nickelodeon}} show about two boys, Nat and Alex Wolff, who have a successful band. Most of the episodes feature the boys' music.

music. It started out as a 2005 independent film which became highly successful at film festivals, leading to Nick approaching the boys' mom, Polly Draper, to commission a TV series out of it with her as its producer and head writer.

As a side note, series producer/head writer/stars' mom Polly Draper wrote herself out of an on-camera role by making the boys' "mother" "dead", despite [[TheDanza her husband and sons using their real names]]. Thus possibly becoming the first person in the history of the entertainment industry to ''literally'' commit career suicide.



[[http://www.change.org/petitions/reruns-of-the-naked-brothers-band-on-nick-and-teennick-let-the-reruns-of-the-naked-brothers-band-return-to-nick-and-teennick There is currently a petition to bring back the reruns on Nick and TeenNick]]

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[[http://www.change.org/petitions/reruns-of-the-naked-brothers-band-on-nick-and-teennick-let-the-reruns-of-the-naked-brothers-band-return-to-nick-and-teennick There is currently a petition to bring back the reruns on Nick and TeenNick]]TeenNick]].


Can be argued to be part of the Series/NickVerse due to MirandaCosgrove showing up AsHerself. That would mean Polly Draper has written her death into over half a dozen other series.

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Can be argued to be part of the Series/NickVerse due to MirandaCosgrove Creator/MirandaCosgrove showing up AsHerself. That would mean Polly Draper has written her death into over half a dozen other series.


* TheKidAnova

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* TheKidAnovaKidAnova


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* AdultsAreUseless - To the point where ''every adult'' seems to be mentally challenged.
* AmazinglyEmbarrassingParents - As a meta-example a serious candidate for the all-time record.
* BiggerThanJesus - In one episode, a member of the band tells the press that they're "Bigger than Santa Claus."
* BlackBestFriend - Qaasim.
* TheCastShowoff

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* AdultsAreUseless - AdultsAreUseless: To the point where ''every adult'' seems to be mentally challenged.
* AmazinglyEmbarrassingParents - AmazinglyEmbarrassingParents: As a meta-example a serious candidate for the all-time record.
* BiggerThanJesus - BiggerThanJesus: In one episode, a member of the band tells the press that they're "Bigger than Santa Claus."
* BlackBestFriend - Qaasim.
* TheCastShowoff
BlackBestFriend: Qaasim.



* GrowingUpSucks - Remember that sweet little indie movie? What's cute when you're eight and your "fans" are grown-up is annoying when you're 13 and your ''real'' fans are mostly eight.
* HilarityEnsues - Boy, does it ever.
* KidAnova
* MerchandiseDriven - The band actually have their music and merchandise out in stores.
* {{Mockumentary}} - Though most of the CameraTricks tropes that would be used in a mockumentary or TheDocumentary have been averted.
* OlderThanTheyLook - Nat was 13-15 when the show aired, but looked about 10.

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* GrowingUpSucks - GrowingUpSucks: Remember that sweet little indie movie? What's cute when you're eight and your "fans" are grown-up is annoying when you're 13 and your ''real'' fans are mostly eight.
* HilarityEnsues - HilarityEnsues: Boy, does it ever.
* KidAnova
TheKidAnova
* MerchandiseDriven - MerchandiseDriven: The band actually have their music and merchandise out in stores.
* {{Mockumentary}} - {{Mockumentary}}: Though most of the CameraTricks tropes that would be used in a mockumentary or TheDocumentary have been averted.
* OlderThanTheyLook - OlderThanTheyLook: Nat was 13-15 when the show aired, but looked about 10.



* SamusIsAGirl - Juanita.

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* SamusIsAGirl - SamusIsAGirl: Juanita.



* TakeThat - 80% of the references to it on this wiki, for starters.


* BiggerThanJesus - A member of the band tells the press that they're "Bigger than Santa Claus."

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* BiggerThanJesus - A In one episode, a member of the band tells the press that they're "Bigger than Santa Claus."



* OneEpisodeWonder: Supetastic 6

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* OneEpisodeWonder: Supetastic 6''Supetastic 6'', a one-off AlternateUniverse animated special featuring the cast as superheroes.


Can be argued to be part of the NickVerse due to MirandaCosgrove showing up AsHerself. That would mean Polly Draper has written her death into over half a dozen other series.

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Can be argued to be part of the NickVerse Series/NickVerse due to MirandaCosgrove showing up AsHerself. That would mean Polly Draper has written her death into over half a dozen other series.

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* BlackBestFriend - Qaasim.

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http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/the-naked-brothers-band.jpg
''The Naked Brothers Band'' (2007-2009), which started out as an independent film, is a show about two boys, Nat and Alex Wolff, who have a successful band. Most of the episodes feature the boys' music.

As a side note, series producer/head writer/stars' mom Polly Draper wrote herself out of an on-camera role by making the boys' "mother" "dead", despite [[TheDanza her husband and sons using their real names]]. Thus possibly becoming the first person in the history of the entertainment industry to ''literally'' commit career suicide.

And no, none of the characters are naked. The band name was made up on the fly when Nat and Alex were [[SingingInTheShower singing in the bathtub]].

Can be argued to be part of the NickVerse due to MirandaCosgrove showing up AsHerself. That would mean Polly Draper has written her death into over half a dozen other series.

[[http://www.change.org/petitions/reruns-of-the-naked-brothers-band-on-nick-and-teennick-let-the-reruns-of-the-naked-brothers-band-return-to-nick-and-teennick There is currently a petition to bring back the reruns on Nick and TeenNick]]
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!!This series provides examples of:
* AdultsAreUseless - To the point where ''every adult'' seems to be mentally challenged.
* AmazinglyEmbarrassingParents - As a meta-example a serious candidate for the all-time record.
* BiggerThanJesus - A member of the band tells the press that they're "Bigger than Santa Claus."
* TheCastShowoff
* ChildPopstar: The eponymous band.
* TheDocumentary
* GrowingUpSucks - Remember that sweet little indie movie? What's cute when you're eight and your "fans" are grown-up is annoying when you're 13 and your ''real'' fans are mostly eight.
* HilarityEnsues - Boy, does it ever.
* KidAnova
* MerchandiseDriven - The band actually have their music and merchandise out in stores.
* {{Mockumentary}} - Though most of the CameraTricks tropes that would be used in a mockumentary or TheDocumentary have been averted.
* OlderThanTheyLook - Nat was 13-15 when the show aired, but looked about 10.
* OneEpisodeWonder: Supetastic 6
* ParentalAbandonment - Nat and Alex's dad is the only parent around, and he's absent in favor of doing other things.
* PrinceAndPauper: in "Bar Mitzvah"
* SamusIsAGirl - Juanita.
* StageMom: The writer herself (their mother) defied this by writing herself as dead in-series.
* TakeThat - 80% of the references to it on this wiki, for starters.
* WearingAFlagOnYourHead: Alex's Old Glory bandanna.
* WordSaladTitle
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