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The series follows an epidemic that breaks out in Atlanta, leaving the large city quarantined and those stuck on the inside fighting for their lives. The drama tells the story of loved ones torn apart, and how the society that grows inside the cordon reveals both the devolution of humanity and the birth of unlikely heroes.


  • Genre: Drama, Mini-series
  • Rating: 7.6 (9 votes)
  • Runtime: 45 minutes
  • Status: Ended
  • Years: 2016 - 2016
  • Episodes per season: 13
  • Network: The CW


Containment - season 1

Season 1 (2016)

Rating: 8.1

Characters and Actors

Chris Wood as Jake Riley in Containment

Jake Riley

Actor: Chris Wood
Also in: The Vampire Diaries, Supergirl
David Gyasi as Alex "Lex" Carnahan in Containment

Alex "Lex" Carnahan

Actor: David Gyasi
Claudia Black as Dr. Sabine Lommers in Containment

Dr. Sabine Lommers

Actor: Claudia Black
Also in: Farscape, Stargate SG-1
Kristen Gutoskie as Katie Frank in Containment

Katie Frank

Actor: Kristen Gutoskie
Also in: The Vampire Diaries
Trevor St. John as Leo Greene in Containment

Leo Greene

Actor: Trevor St. John
Also in: Roswell, New Mexico
Christina Moses as Jana Mayfield in Containment

Jana Mayfield

Actor: Christina Moses
Also in: The Originals
George Young as Dr. Victor Cannerts in Containment

Dr. Victor Cannerts

Actor: George Young
Hanna Mangan Lawrence as Teresa Keaton in Containment

Teresa Keaton

Actor: Hanna Mangan Lawrence
Also in: Spartacus