FX To Offer Sneak Peek Of The Strain On Xbox
Posted by Joseph Lee on 07.11.2014
Zap2It reports that FX Networks is working with Xbox Video to offer an exclusive sneak peek of The Strain. The series was created by Guillermo del Toro, author Chuck Hogan and writer/producer Carlton Cuse, based on the novel trilogy by del Toro and Hogan.
FX is working with Xbox for exclusive content on the Xbox One and Xbox 360. This includes custom teasers, art, photography, behind-the-scenes videos, a Guillermo del Toro fan Q&A and an exclusive scene from the pilot.
Here's a synopsis: The Strain is a high concept thriller that tells the story of Dr. Ephraim Goodweather (Corey Stoll), 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.
The series stars Corey Stoll, Mia Maestro, Sean Astin, Kevin Durand, Natalie Brown, Jonathan Hyde, Richard Sammel, Robert Maillet, Jack Kesy, Ben Hyland, Miguel Gomez and David Bradley. It will run for thirteen episodes starting July 13 at 10 PM ET on FX.