FX launched a trailer for season 2 of What We Do within the Shadows, which options the complete solid returning together with a couple of shock friends. The sequence is predicated on a movie of the identical title written by Jermaine Clement (Legion) and Taika Waititi (Thor: Ragnarok) and follows 4 vampire roommates dwelling in present-day New York Metropolis. Waititi and Clement additionally starred within the movie, however take government producer roles within the sequence, which tells the story of 4 totally different vampires: Nandor the Relentless, Laszlo Cravensworth, his spouse Nadja, and Colin, an power vampire. Dwelling with them is their human manservant, the lovable Guillermo.
A trailer for season 2 was launched on YouTube teasing new issues and powers for the unruly undead heroes. The large reveal on the finish of season 1 was that Guillermo (Harvey Guillén) is a direct descendent of Abraham Van Helsing (a well-known vampire hunter created by Bram Stoker for his 1897 novel, Dracula). Clearly a historical past of vampire searching finally ends up being an enormous ethical dilemma for a man serving the darkish whims of 4 vampires. The trailer hints at Guillermo uncovering extra about his well-known lineage, but in addition reveals he is nonetheless devoted to his bloodsucking masters.
Nick Kroll pops up briefly, to reprise Simon The Devious, a personality launched within the first season. Craig Robinson joins the sequence because the chief of a group of newbie vampire hunters. Haley Joel Osment and Mark Hamill are additionally confirmed to visitor star. Season 1 featured a bevy of wonderful visitor stars, so hopefully, season 2 will proceed that pattern.
Kayvan Novak, Matt Berry, Natasia Demetriou, and Mark Proksch return as Nandor, Laszlo, Nadja, and Colin. Season 1 recurring friends included Doug Jones, Beanie Feldstein, and Jake McDorman. Plus particular appearances by Kroll, Kristen Schall, Dave Bautista, Tilda Swinton, Evan Rachel Wooden, Danny Trejo, Wesley Snipes, and extra. What We Do within the Shadows returns to FX on Wednesday, April 15, 2020.
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