If you are squeamish about rats, then stay away from this viral teaser The Strain. The show is a 13-episode drama series based on the best-selling vampire novel trilogy of the same title written by del Toro and Chuck Hogan. However, if you are a fan of , then I suggest you take a look at it since the series is green-lit and production will begin later this month in Toronto, Canada. The very first episode is expected to premiere in July 2014, on FX.for Guillermo del Toro’s
The Strain stars Corey Stoll, Mia Maestro, Sean Astin, Kevin Durand, Natalie Brown, Jonathan Hyde, Richard Sammel, Robert Maillet, Jack Kesy, Ben Hyland, and Miguel Gomez.
If you are interested to know more about The Strain, you can read the synopsis below or pick up the novel on Amazon. Hint, it could be a great Christmas gift too.
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About The Strain
The Strain is a high-conceptthat tells the story of Dr. Ephraim Goodweather (Corey Stoll), 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.