The Strain

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A mysterious viral outbreak with hallmarks of an ancient and evil strain of vampirism ravages the city of New York.


  • Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
  • Rating: 8.0 (85 votes)
  • Runtime: 45 minutes
  • Status: Ended
  • Years: 2014 - 2017
  • Episodes per season: 13
  • Network: FX (US)


The Strain - season 1

Season 1 (2014)

Rating: 7.8
The Strain - season 2

Season 2 (2015)

Rating: 7.5
The Strain - season 3

Season 3 (2016)

Rating: 7.5
The Strain - season 4

Season 4 (2017)

Rating: 7.5

Characters and Actors

Corey Stoll as Ephraim Goodweather in The Strain

Ephraim Goodweather

Actor: Corey Stoll
Also in: House of Cards (US)
David Bradley as Abraham Setrakian in The Strain

Abraham Setrakian

Actor: David Bradley
Also in: Game of Thrones
Mia Maestro as Nora Martinez in The Strain

Nora Martinez

Actor: Mia Maestro
Also in: Alias
Kevin Durand as Vasiliy Fet in The Strain

Vasiliy Fet

Actor: Kevin Durand
Also in: Lost, Vikings
Ruta Gedmintas as Dutch Velders in The Strain

Dutch Velders

Actor: Ruta Gedmintas
Samantha Mathis as Justine Feraldo in The Strain

Justine Feraldo

Actor: Samantha Mathis
Richard Sammel as Thomas Eichhorst in The Strain

Thomas Eichhorst

Actor: Richard Sammel
Jonathan Hyde as Eldritch Palmer in The Strain

Eldritch Palmer

Actor: Jonathan Hyde
Natalie Brown as Kelly Goodweather in The Strain

Kelly Goodweather

Actor: Natalie Brown
Miguel Gomez as Augustin "Gus" Elizalde in The Strain

Augustin "Gus" Elizalde

Actor: Miguel Gomez
Ben Hyland as Zach Goodweather (Season 1) in The Strain

Zach Goodweather (Season 1)

Actor: Ben Hyland
Lizzie Brocheré as Coco Marchand in The Strain

Coco Marchand

Actor: Lizzie Brocheré
Also in: American Horror Story, Braquo
Rupert Penry-Jones as Quinlan in The Strain


Actor: Rupert Penry-Jones
Also in: Black Sails
Roger R. Cross as Reggie Fitzwilliam in The Strain

Reggie Fitzwilliam

Actor: Roger R. Cross
Also in: 24, Continuum, Motive, Dark Matter
Robin Atkin Downes as The Master in The Strain

The Master

Actor: Robin Atkin Downes
Max Charles as Zach Goodweather in The Strain

Zach Goodweather

Actor: Max Charles
Joaquín Cosio as Angel Guzman Hurtado in The Strain

Angel Guzman Hurtado

Actor: Joaquín Cosio
Sean Astin as Jim Kent in The Strain

Jim Kent

Actor: Sean Astin
Also in: Stranger Things
Jack Kesy as Gabriel Bolivar in The Strain

Gabriel Bolivar

Actor: Jack Kesy