FX has released a teaser trailer for Guillermo del Toro’s The Strain. The series is based on a novel co-written by del Toro; it was also translated into a comic for Dark Horse. The Strain will get 13 episodes on FX this summer.
Synopsis: 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, Eph, his team, and an assembly of everyday New Yorkers, wage war for the fate of humanity itself.