With Kayvan Novak, Matt Berry, Natasia Demetriou, Harvey Guill n. A look into the daily or rather, nightly lives of three vampires who’ve lived together for over years, in Staten Island..Directed by Jemaine Clement, Taika Waititi. With Jemaine Clement, Taika Waititi, Cori Gonzalez Macuer, Jonny Brugh. Viago, Deacon and Vladislav are vampires who are finding that modern life has them struggling with the mundane like paying rent, keeping up with the chore wheel, trying to get into nightclubs and overcoming flatmate conflicts..Based on the feature film of the same name from Jemaine Clement and Taika Waititi, What We Do in the Shadows is a documentary style look into the daily or rather, nightly lives of four vampires who’ve “lived” together for hundreds of years. In Staten Island..WHAT WE DO IN THE SHADOWS chronicles the adventures of four vampire roommates trying to get by in a modern world that’s not always hospitable to the undead. Clement and Waititi, creators of the .