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The Strain is 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, Goodweather, his team, and an assembly of everyday New Yorkers wage war for the fate of humanity itself.

Genres: Drama | Thriller | Horror
Station: FX (US)
Rating: 8.35/10 from 31 users
Status: Ended
Start: 2014-07-13

The Strain Season 1 Air Dates

S01E01 - Night Zero Air Date: 14 July 2014 02:00 -

When a plane lands in New York City with everyone on board dead, Dr. Ephraim 'Eph' Goodweather, head of the CDC's Canary Project, and his team are called upon to investigate. What looks at first like a mysterious viral outbreak might be the beginning of something infinitely more sinister

S01E02 - The Box Air Date: 21 July 2014 02:00 -

The four survivors begin manifesting strange symptoms, but Eph and Nora's attempt to quarantine them is thwarted as the disinformation campaign begins. Setrakian receives a surprise visit from an old – a very old – acquaintance.

S01E03 - Gone Smooth Air Date: 28 July 2014 02:00 -

Eph and Nora fight to save Captain Redfern's life before coming face-to-face with the horrifying effects of the virus. A spike in rat attacks signals Fet that something inexplicable is happening deep below the city. Released from jail, Setrakian begins his own merciless plan to stop the spread of the disease.

S01E04 - It's Not for Everyone Air Date: 04 August 2014 02:00 -

A secret autopsy demonstrates the bizarre progression of the mystery virus, prompting Jim to make a startling confession. Eph and Nora race to find the father of the youngest victim of the plane tragedy, but someone unexpected beats them to it. Ansel, in the grip of disease, takes desperate measures to protect his family.

S01E05 - Runaways Air Date: 11 August 2014 02:00 -

With Nora gone, Eph reluctantly joins Setrakian's quest in hopes of gathering enough evidence to warrant a citywide quarantine. Fet encounters the unexpected inside the subway tunnels. A medical emergency threatens Palmer's master plan.

S01E06 - Occultation Air Date: 18 August 2014 02:00 -

After warning Kelly to leave the city with Zack ahead of the spreading plague, Eph is arrested by the FBI. Eichhorst has one final job for Gus. Setrakian realizes that the coming eclipse is the tipping point for virus infection and the beginning of the end

S01E07 - For Services Rendered Air Date: 25 August 2014 02:00 -

Setrakian, Eph and Nora formulate a plan to track down the Master using Jim as bait. Eichhorst and Setrakian's pasts are revealed. At the Luss home, Neeva struggles to protect the children while encountering a mysterious stranger whose help she may not want.

S01E08 - Creatures of the Night Air Date: 01 September 2014 02:00 -

After discovering the potency of ultraviolet light against the strigoi, Setrakian gains a new and unlikely disciple. A quick trip to a Brooklyn convenience store turns into a deadly all-night siege.

S01E09 - The Disappeared Air Date: 08 September 2014 02:00 -

Eph races to safeguard his family, only to learn that Kelly is missing. Dutch reveals her role in Palmer's plan. Gus is forced to make a difficult decision about Felix.

S01E10 - Loved Ones Air Date: 15 September 2014 02:00 -

Eph investigates Kelly's disappearance and struggles with what he finds. Dutch pursues a plan to retaliate against Palmer. Fitzwilliam makes a surprising choice.

S01E11 - The Third Rail Air Date: 22 September 2014 02:00 -

Setrakian leads Eph, Fet and Nora in the hunt for the Master's lair. Left behind at the pawnshop with Mariela, Zack risks his safety for Mariela's sake.

S01E12 - Last Rites Air Date: 29 September 2014 02:00 -

Dutch returns with a plan to broadcast Eph's warning about the vampiric plague, but they face a new threat when Eichhorst launches his own attack against the pawn shop. Palmer receives a special visitor. Gus gears up for the on-coming fight but discovers there's another mysterious factor involved.

S01E13 - The Master Air Date: 06 October 2014 02:00 -

Eph and Fet recon for an all-out assault that Setrakian assures them will finally kill the Master. Gus aligns himself with a strange new force, one that may swing the fight in an unforeseen direction.

The Strain Actors

Samantha Mathis(Councilwoman Justine Faraldo)

Natalie Brown(Kelly Goodweather)

Corey Stoll(Dr. Ephraim Goodweather)

David Bradley(Professor Abraham Setrakian)

Mia Maestro(Dr. Nora Martinez)

Kevin Durand(Vasiliy Fet)

Jonathan Hyde(Eldritch Palmer)

Richard Sammel(Thomas Eichhorst)

Sean Astin(Jim Kent)

Jack Kesy(Gabriel Bolivar)

Miguel Gomez(Augustin "Gus" Elizalde)

Ben Hyland(Zack Goodweather)

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