A television adaptation of What We Do in the Shadows is in the works.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, FX has ordered a half-hour pilot based on the 2014 comedy, with Jemaine Clement writing the screenplay and Taika Waititi (Thor: Ragnarok) directing. The duo directed, wrote, and starred in the original film. It’s not known if they will have on-screen roles in the pilot.
The original story follows four vampires who are forced to live together as roommates. The new What We Do in the Shadows will star Kayvan Novak (Thunderbirds Are Go), Matt Berry (Toast of London), Natasia Demetriou (Year Friends), and Harvey Guillen (The Thundermans).