The Strain – O chefe do Centro de Controles de Doenças de Nova York, Ephraim Goodweather (Corey Stoll), juntamente com sua equipe, investiga um vírus que está transformando as pessoas em vampiros violentos e sedentos por sangue.
The Strain is an American horror drama television series that premiered on FX on July 13, 2014. It was created by Guillermo del Toroand Chuck Hogan, based on their novel trilogy of the same name. Carlton Cuse serves as executive producer and showrunner. Del Toro and Hogan wrote the pilot episode, “Night Zero”, which del Toro directed. A thirteen-episode first season was ordered on November 19, 2013. The pilot episode premiered at the ATX Television Festival in Austin, Texas, in early June 2014.
On August 6, 2014, FX renewed The Strain for a 13-episode second season which premiered on July 12, 2015. On August 7, 2015, FX renewed The Strain for a 10-episode third season which premiered on August 28, 2016. FX renewed the series for a fourth and final season on September 27, 2016, which premiered on July 16, 2017.