On The Strain, a team of disease control experts are called in to investigate when a plane lands in New York with 200 corpses on board. They soon discover that a viral outbreak has begun that could overtake humanity. The large cast includes Corey Stoll, David Bradley, Kevin Durand, Mía Maestro, Jonathan Hyde, Richard Sammel, Miguel Gomez, Natalie Brown, Jack Kesy, Sean Astin, and Robert Maillet.
Airing on Sunday nights, The Strain is one of FX’s top-rated scripted series and is only outperformed by the cable channel’s Sons of Anarchy and American Horror Story.
The four episodes that have aired so far have averaged 2.42 million viewers with a 1.1 rating in the 18-49 demographic. The most recent episode saw a 20% increase in the demo week-to-week.
What do you think? Do you like The Strain TV show? Do you think the series should have been renewed or should it be cancelled instead?