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FX Greenlights What We Do In The Shadows Series!

The good news is that the Jemaine Clement and Taika Waititi film What We Do in the Shadows will be a series on FX. The better news is that the half-hour series was also created by Clement and Waititi – who will also executive produce the show.

Set in New York City, What We Do in the Shadows follows three vampires who have been roommates for hundreds and hundreds of years.

What We Do in the Shadows – coming to FX in 2019.

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FX Sets Premiere Date for Second Season of Legion!

LEGION – David Haller (Dan Stevens) – Photo by Matthias Clamer/Courtesy of FX.

The premiere season of FX’s Legion ended David Haller and his friends evicting Amahl Farouk, a powerful parasite, from his mind and body, but almost immediately thereafter, David was spirited away by a mysterious orb. Farouk fled in the body of Oliver Bird – to plot a path to infinite power.

The story will continue in Legion: Season 2 – premiering on Tuesday, April 3rd (10/9C).

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Disney Joins Spielberg’s The BFG!

The BFG

Steven Spielberg’s adaptation of Roald Dahl’s The BFG has a new participant. Disney has joined the project as a co-producer and co-financier.

The film’s cast has also expanded to include Bill Hader, Jemaine Clement, Rebecca Hall, Penelope Wilton and others.

The BFG is Spielbverg’s first Disney-branded film as a director and is scheduled for a July 1, 2016 release. For more, follow the jump.

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Scary Stuff Kiddies Trailer: What We Do In The Shadows!

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Everyone, it seems, wants their fifteen minutes of fame via reality show. Apparently including vampires.

What We Do In The Shadows finds a documentary crew following four vampiric flatmates in New Zealand – ranging in age from two months undead to, well, nosferatu ancient.

Written and directed by Jemaine Clement (Flight of the Concords) and Taika Waititi (Eagle vs. Shark), What We Do In The Shadows Will be in theaters February 13, 2015. Check out the trailer following the jump.

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Rio 2-Disc DVD Is Just Packed With Laughs; Extras!

Rio

Rio, from director Carlos Saldanha [the Ice Age Trilogy], is a fun romp in Rio de Janeiro at Carnivale time. The DVD comes with a surprising bounty of extras [thanks for remembering the majority of us who haven’t gone high-def, Fox Home Entertainment!].

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