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FX Announces Premiere Date for the Final Season of The Strain

The final season of The Strain begins nine months after the events of the third season finale. The world has fallen into darkness, and the strigoi are in control.

With the world in disarray and our heroes disbanded, each of them will have to overcome personal hardship and defy death for even the smallest chance at fighting back…

The fourth and final season of FX’s The Strain – based on the trilogy by Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan – will premiere on July 16th (10/9C).

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FX Renews The Strain For Fourth and Final Season!

THE STRAIN -- "Gone But Not Forgotten" -- Episode 304 -- (Airs Sunday, September 18, 10:00 pm e/p) Pictured: (l-r) Corey Stoll as Ephraim Goodweather, Pailino Nunes as Victor Kowalski. CR: Michael Gibson/FX
THE STRAIN — Pictured: (l-r) Corey Stoll as Ephraim Goodweather, Pailino Nunes as Victor Kowalski. CR: Michael Gibson/FX

FX’s The Strain will return for a fourth and final season in the Summer of 2017 – as Guillermo del Tor, Chuck Hogan and Carlton Cuse follow the story of New York city versus the strigoi to its no doubt bloodcurdling end.

Read on for details – and a tagline for this week’s new episode.

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New York City is On Its Own as The Strain Returns in August!

THE STRAIN -- "New York Strong" -- Episode 301(Airs Sunday, August 28, 10:00 pm e/p) Pictured: (l-r) Kevin Durand as Vasiliy Fet, David Bradley as Abraham Setrakian. CR: Michael Gibson/FX
THE STRAIN — “New York Strong” — Episode 301 Pictured: (l-r) Kevin Durand as Vasiliy Fet, David Bradley as Abraham Setrakian. CR: Michael Gibson/FX

FX’s supernatural thrill The Strain returns for its third season with New York City having been abandoned by the rest of the country (giving the old ‘You’re on your own, goodnight’ joke a chilling new level of meaning).

Still, the city has Dr. Ephraim Goodweather (Corey Stoll), Abraham Setrakian (David Bradley),  Vasiliy Fet (Kevin Durand) and others working to find a way to destroy the strigoi. So there’s that.

The Strain returns to FX on Sunday, August 28th (10/9C). For a few haunting hints about lies ahead for our fearless vampire hunters, follow the jump.

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Behind The scenes of The Strain: Sentient Strigoi!

THE STRAIN -- "Identity" -- Episode 206 (Airs August 16, 10:00 pm e/p) Pictured: Natalie Brown as Kelly Goodweather. CR: Michael Gibson/FX
THE STRAIN — “Identity” — Episode 206 (Airs August 16, 10:00 pm e/p) Pictured: Natalie Brown as Kelly Goodweather. CR: Michael Gibson/FX

As the FX’s horror series The Strain progresses and we learn more about the human characters, we also learn more about the new levels of the Strigoi – The Master’s vampiric children.

In particular, we’re beginning to learn more about Bolivar and Kelly Goodweather – and it’s creepily fascinating stuff. Go behind the scenes of The Strain: Season Two for a look at the sentient Strigoi by following the jump.

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The Strain’s Miguel Gomez Talks Redemption, Character and Being There!

THE STRAIN -- Pictured: Miguel Gomez as Augustin Elizade.  CR. Robert Sebree/FX
THE STRAIN — Pictured: Miguel Gomez as Augustin Elizade. CR. Robert Sebree/FX

Shortly after last week’s episode of The Strain (Sundays, 10/9C), Miguel Gomez – who plays Gus Elizalde, who inadvertently allowed the vampire apocalypse to begin – spoke with a group of journalists/bloggers about redemption; how Gus saw Vaun, and a lot more.

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Samantha Mathis Is On A Mission in FX’ The Strain!

THE STRAIN -- "Fort Defiance" -- Episode 203 (Airs July 26, 10:00 pm e/p) Pictured: Samantha Mathis as Justine Feraldo. CR: Michael Gibson/FX
THE STRAIN — “Fort Defiance” — Episode 203 (Airs July 26, 10:00 pm e/p) Pictured: Samantha Mathis as Justine Feraldo. CR: Michael Gibson/FX

Samantha Mathis’ Staten Island Councilwoman Justine Faraldo made a very impressive debut on FX’s hit series The Strain (Sundays, 10/9C) in the second season’s second episode – calling out the mayor of New York City; declaring Staten Island a infection-free zone and putting dead vampires on horrific display. This is a woman who is not to be trifled with!

Earlier this week, Mathis took some time from her shooting schedule to speak with a group of bloggers/journalist about Faraldo and the possibilities that lie ahead for her.

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Next On: The Strain – By Any Means!

THE STRAIN -- "BK, NY" -- Episode 201 (Airs July 12, 10:00 pm e/p) Pictured: (l-r) Ruta Gedmintas as Dutch Velders, Corey Stoll as Ephraim Goodweather.  CR: Michael Gibson/FX
THE STRAIN – Pictured: (l-r) Ruta Gedmintas as Dutch Velders, Corey Stoll as Ephraim Goodweather.
CR: Michael Gibson/FX

One of the creepiest shows on Television returned yesterday. FX’s The Strain (Sundays, 10/9C) kicked off the new season with a new HQ for the team – Fet’s loft – and the glimmerings of a plan to defeat/cure the vampires.

Follow the jump for a look at what’s next on The Strain – and a tour of Fet’s loft.

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