PUBLISHED: 16:06, Sat, May 23, 2020 | UPDATED: 16:17, Sat, May 23, 2020
What We Do In The Shadows is the American mockumentary comedy horror series based on the 2014 film of the same name. The series comes from the films original creator, Jermaine Clement who came up with the idea with Oscar-winning director Taika Waititi. Express.co.uk has everything you need to know about the third series including release date, cast, trailer, plot and more.
There is good news for fans of What We Do In The Shadows.
American cable network FX recently announced they have ordered a third series of the vampire comedy series.
The renewal comes weeks before the finale of the second season, which will air on Wednesday, June 10 on FX.
The second series is expected to arrive on BBC Two and the BBC iPlayer in the coming weeks in the UK.
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What We Do In The Shadows (Image: FX)
What We Do In The Shadows season 3 has been given the greenlight (Image: FX)
Unfortunately, What We Do In The Shadows season three has not been given an official release date.
Judging by the show’s previous release dates, fans can expect What We Do In The Shadows to air in March 2021.
However, due to the current coronavirus pandemic, production on the third series could face delay, so fans may have to wait a little longer than planned.
Confirming the renewal, Nick Grad, President, Original Programming, FX Entertainment said: “We’re incredibly happy that critics and audiences are all in on Shadows.
“Week in and week out, the producers, writers and our amazing cast continue to make one of the funniest and best comedy series on TV.”
The renewal does not come as much as a surprise, considering the show’s major cult following.
FX said season two averaged 3.2M total viewers across linear and digital platforms, including FX on Hulu across its first six episodes - up 25 percent on season one.
The series also holds a 94 percent rating on popular review site, Rotten Tomatoes.