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What We Do in the Shadows

Season 1 2019

  • 2019-03-28T02:00:00Z on FX (US)
  • 25 mins
  • 4 hours, 10 mins (10 episodes)
  • United States
  • English
  • Comedy, Horror

After an unexpected visit from their dark lord and leader, Baron Afanas, the vampires are reminded of what they were initially tasked with upon their arrival in Staten Island over a hundred years ago – total and complete domination of the New World. But what exactly is the best way to go about achieving said domination? Our vérité camera crew follows along as the vampires set out to answer this query.


10 episodes

1x01 Pilot

  • Series Premiere

    2019-03-28T02:00:00Z — 25 mins

The vampires try to plan a lavish bloodfeast in honor of a visit by their ancient master from the Old Country.

1x02 City Council

  • 2019-04-04T02:00:00Z — 25 mins

The vampires get embroiled in local Staten Island politics as their first step to world domination.

1x03 Werewolf Feud

  • 2019-04-11T02:00:00Z — 25 mins

The fragile truce between the vampires and Staten Island’s werewolves is tested, and Colin Robinson finds romance with a new co-worker.

1x04 Manhattan Night Club

  • 2019-04-18T02:00:00Z — 25 mins

The vampires venture into Manhattan, to make an alliance with an old friend who is now the king of the Manhattan vampires.

1x05 Animal Control

  • 2019-04-25T02:00:00Z — 25 mins

Lazslo, in bat form, is captured by Staten Island Animal Control and must be rescued, while Nadja can no longer resist reconnecting with her reincarnated lover Gregor.

1x06 Baron's Night Out

  • 2019-05-02T02:00:00Z — 25 mins

The Baron awakens from his slumber and demands to experience the wonders of the New World in a night out in the town.

1x07 The Trial

  • 2019-05-09T02:00:00Z — 25 mins

The vampires must defend themselves as an international vampire tribunal gathers to judge them for their transgressions.

1x08 Citizenship

  • 2019-05-16T02:00:00Z — 25 mins

Nadja trains Jenna on how to take her first victim, and Nandor applies for American citizenship.

1x09 The Orgy

  • 2019-05-23T02:00:00Z — 25 mins

Tensions run high as the vampires prepare to host the Biannual Vampire Orgy.

1x10 Ancestry

  • 2019-05-30T02:00:00Z — 25 mins

Nandor visits one of his living descendants, and a lover from Nadja's past re-emerges.