FX renewed The Strain horror–drama television series for a 13-episode second season! When does new episodes come out? Fans are waiting start air date in 2015!
Pilot episode: July 13, 2014
Creators: Guillermo del Toro, Chuck Hogan
Season 1 episode 1: 2.99 million U.S. viewers
Season 1 episode 8: 1.91 million U.S. viewers
The show of Guillermo del Toro and Carlton Cuse, the executive producers, The Strain has been appreciated by the fans of vampire horror–drama television series. It received 72 points out of 100 on Metacritic during its debut season and many experts stressed on its success.
The rights holders decided that such a great premiere obliged them to make the continuation, so the start of the filming process of the season 2 was scheduled for November 2014.
FX management confirms that 13 new episodes have been ordered, the first of which is to be broadcast in summer 2015.
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UPDATE 1 (May 19, 2015): The Strain will unleash its second season on July 12, 2015 (at 10/9c).