David Farrier to host ‘heat up’ occasion to Louis Theroux’s Auckland present

Kiwi documentary maker David Farrier has pencilled in his personal occasion the day earlier than Louis Theroux seems in New Zealand for the primary time.

Theroux, an award-winning British documentary maker, is bringing his With out Limits tour to Auckland’s Civic Theatre on January 10. 


Farrier, identified for his documentary Tickled and the Netflix sequence Darkish Vacationer, is internet hosting a tongue-in-cheek occasion referred to as Limits in a “small assembly room” on the Surrey Pub in Gray Lynn on January 9.

David Farrier says his event is "definitely not" a rival event to Louis Theroux's Auckland show.

David Farrier says his occasion is “positively not” a rival occasion to Louis Theroux’s Auckland present.

“I am an enormous fan of Louis Theroux and I simply thought it appeared like a great date to do some occasion like this,” Farrier stated, including that it was “positively not” a rival occasion. 


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“I might in all probability name it an ‘different’ occasion. Or possibly like a heat up to the principle occasion.”


Farrier, 36, who bears a placing resemblance to Theroux, 49, stated he had by no means met the filmmaker, however had purchased tickets to his Auckland present.

He stated he hadn’t invited Theroux to his personal occasion, however was now contemplating it.

“It might get actually complicated,” he joked.


“It might be complicated for me, it might be complicated for him, it might be complicated for the viewers. It might be chaos.”

Farrier as soon as apologised to Theroux over Twitter for being described as “a sh…. model of you on a regular basis”. 

Theroux replied that he was much less eager on the feedback “that say you are a youthful model… and nonetheless much less those that do not point out me…”


Farrier stated his occasion would deal with his “skilled and private limits”, in addition to sharing some behind-the-scenes tales of his work on Tickled and Darkish Vacationer.

All income from the $15 tickets could be donated to Rainbow Youth, as soon as he has lined the prices of the assembly room.