The Strain

The Strain

Guillermo del Toro
Corey Stoll, David Bradley, Kevin Durand, Jonathan Hyde
Air Date
Jul 13th, 2014
A high concept thriller that tells the story of Dr. Ephraim Goodweather, the head of the Center for Disease Control Canary Team in New York City. He and his team are called upon to investigate a mysterious viral outbreak with hallmarks of an ancient and evil strain of vampirism. As the strain spreads, Eph, his team, and an assembly of everyday New Yorkers, wage war for the fate of humanity itself.

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TV Air Date Jul 13th, 2014
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On 2014-07-13 Sci-Fi & Fantasy/Drama TV Series The Strain first aired on FX. Written and created by Guillermo del Toro & Carlton Cuse, and produced by Mirada & Double Dare You Productions, The Strain has ended and last broadcasted on 2017-09-17.

IMDb Rating: 7.3/10
The Strain Official page on FX
All Seasons: 4
All Episodes: 46
Average Episode length: 44 minutes


Season 1 - 2014-07-11 with 57 Episodes
Season 2 - 2014-07-13 with 13 Episodes
Season 3 - 2015-07-12 with 13 Episodes
Season 4 - 2016-08-28 with 10 Episodes
Season 5 - 2017-07-16 with 10 Episodes