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Mid-July Start For The Strain Season Two!

Fet & Group - 10-04-14

Season Two of FX’s unique vampire saga The Strain is set for Sunday, July 12th (10/9C).

New York City is being transformed and no one is coming to its rescue. So it falls to the CDC’s Dr. Ephraim Goodweather and Dr. Nora Martinez to find a bioweapon to kill the infestation, while holocaust survivor Abraham Setrakian searches for an ancient book that just might contain a way to destroy it.

Further details follow the jump.

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Infectious Trailer: The Strain Season Two!

Nora, Eph & Fet - 10-04-14

The creepy series The Strain – based on the trilogy by Guillermo Del Toro and Chuck Hogan – is poised to return. Judging from FX’s new trailer, it’s going to be darker, creepier and messier than season one. I can’t wait!

Check it out after the jump. The Strain returns this summer.

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The Strain cast chats with EM – Corey Stoll, Mia Maestro, David Bradley, Richard Sammel, Natalie Brown, Ben Hyland

The Strain season 1 finale 10-6-14

Season 1 of “The Strain” came to a close yesterday.  For those who eagerly wait for next year’s season 2, let’s take a walk down memory lane with a collection of interviews from several of the cast members.  During a roundtable discussion with several reporters/bloggers including myself, I had the opportunity to chat with  Corey Stoll, Mia Maestro, David Bradley, Richard Sammel, Natalie Brown, and Ben Hyland.  Check out the interviews of this talented group of actors as we recall this summer hit.

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FX Renews The Strain; Home Video Release Date Set For Season One!

THE STRAIN "It's Not For Everyone" -- Episode 4 (Airs Sunday, August 3, 10:00 pm e/p) -- Pictured: (L-R) Sean Astin as Jim Kent, Mia Maestro as Nora Martinez, Corey Stoll as Ephraim Goodweather -- CR: Michael Gibson/FX

FX’s hit horror series The Strain has been picked up for a second season. The critically acclaimed series (Eclipse gave it an A+) takes the idea of horrific, not sparkly and tormented, vampires and amps it up to creepy new heights by emphasizing its implacable, disease-like elements. The news of the show’s renewal comes with seven episodes yet to air in its debut season.

Season One of The Strain will be released on DVD And Blu-Ray on December 2nd. For further details, follow the jump.

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The Strain Shines Darkly – Not Sparkly!

THE STRAIN -- Pictured: Cory Stoll as Ephraim Goodweather. CR. Michael Gibson/FX.

The Strain (FX, Sundays, 10/9C) brings the idea of vampires as evil predatory creatures who do not charm and most definitely do not sparkle. Adapted from the novels by Guillermo Del Toro and Chuck Hogan – both Executive Producers on the series, and writers of the premiere; Del Toro directed – this is a series to be watched with a nightlight on and the hope that it won’t inspire nightmares.

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