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What We Do in the Shadows 

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A look into the daily (or rather, nightly) lives of three vampires, who've lived together for over 100 years, on Staten Island.

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Jemaine Clement
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Kayvan Novak ...  Nandor 11 episodes, 2019-2020
Matt Berry ...  Laszlo 11 episodes, 2019-2020
Natasia Demetriou ...  Nadja 11 episodes, 2019-2020
Harvey Guillén ...  Guillermo 11 episodes, 2019-2020
Mark Proksch ...  Colin Robinson 11 episodes, 2019-2020
Doug Jones ...  Baron Afanas 5 episodes, 2019
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A look into the daily (or rather, nightly) lives of three vampires, who've lived together for over 100 years, on Staten Island.

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Comedy | Fantasy | Horror

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

27 March 2019 (USA) See more »

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What We Do in the Shadows See more »

Filming Locations:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada See more »

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The theme song "You're Dead" was originally released in 1966. The artist who released it is Norma Tanega as part of her album entitled "Walkin' My Cat Named Dog". Title track of album hit #22 on the charts. See more »

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Different story but same feel
28 March 2019 | by Fredbutterhead44See all my reviews

I adore the movie, What We Do in the Shadows. Because of my adoration for the film version, I was excited to see what they would do with a TV version. Based on the first episode, it appears as though the series takes place within the same kind of universe as the movie, but is totally different. The dark, dry humor is the same, but there's new characters, a new location, and different plot lines. This is great news to me because although the movie was perfect, it'd be rather dull to just rewatch the same thing again with new actors. I think they set up a great pilot that introduced the audience to some interesting and quirky characters and had the same feel as the movie. **********


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