The Strain Season 4 is the final chapter of The Strain TV Series
Finally, The Strain Season 4 has been confirmed by FX for the 4th and the last time. The Strain TV Series has already loosed its grip over audience. Hence, the fourth part is only to finish this series, with a perfect and reasonable end.
The Strain is based on the novel of the same title, which is written by Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan. It is a horror, thriller and drama TV series.
Storyline of The Strain TV Series
What, if you are living in New York City and suddenly, huge group of Vampires attacked on you. I think you don’t know what to do. But those, who have watched The Strain TV Series of FX had known what to do in these situations. This is because, The Strain TV series has the same story.
In this TV series, one can see a viral outbreak in New York City, which has given birth to an evil strain of vampirism to take their revenges.
Performance of The Strain TV Series
This mysterious, evil strain of vampires had started their attack on 13th July 2014, when the pilot episode of this TV series was premiered.
The pilot episode of this TV series had garnered 2.99 million viewers, which is the highest viewership of any episode of this TV series. With the hyped viewership of the first season, it managed to garnered approximately, 2.5 million average U.S. viewers.
After that, this TV series had showed gradual drop in its next two seasons. The Strain Season 2 and The Strain Season 3 had garnered almost 1.5 million average U.S. viewers and almost 1 million average U.S. viewers, respectively.
Like the viewers, it had also showed very minor drop in its ratings. Rotten Tomatoes gave it 87%, 79% and 70% approval to its 1st, 2nd and 3rd seasons, respectively. Metacritic gave 72 for its first season, 66 for 2nd season and 62 for the third season. While, IMDb collectively gave 7.5/10 to this TV series.
With the hearts of its fans, The Strain had also won 2 award, including Critic Choice Television Award 2014 for Most Exciting New Series and Golden Maple Awards for Best Actress in a TV Series.
The Strain Season 4 Star Cast
Now, The Strain Season 4 has been confirmed. As it is the last season of this TV series, hence this might have involvement of many old star cast of this TV series, who were missed in 3rd and 2nd seasons.
This TV series will also have many new star casts. The lead stars of this TV series, who will appear in The Strain Season 4 are:
- Corey Stoll (Dr. Ephraim “Eph” Goodweather)
- David Bradley (Professor Abraham Setrakian)
- Mía Maestro (Dr. Nora Martinez)
- Kevin Durand (Vasiliy Fet)
- Jonathan Hyde (Eldritch Palmer/The Master)
- Richard Sammel (Thomas Eichhorst)
- Jack Kesy (Gabriel Bolivar/The Master)
- Natalie Brown (Kelly Goodweather)
Crew Members of The Strain Season 4
The actual writer of The Strain novel, Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan, are also the creator of this TV series. Both of them are also handling the work executive producers, with Carlton Cuse, Gary Ungar, J. Miles Dale, David Weddle, Bradley Thompson and Regina Corrado. All of them will again do the same job for the last time.
Whereas, each season of this TV series has a new editor and cinematographer. Hence, there is a strong belief that The Strain Season 4 might also have a new editor and cinematographer. While, Ramin Djawadi will remain its composer.
Production Companies and Distributor
The Strain Season 4 is also developing under the banners of Double Dare You, Cuse Productions and FX Productions. Whereas, 20th Television will retain its distribution rights for the last time.
Locations of Filming, Number of Episodes and Runtime
This season is also going to film in Toronto, Ontario. This is because, the creators are wanting to remain it attached to the last three seasons. This season will also have a tally of 10 episodes. In which, each episode will have runtime of 39-44 minutes. While, the first or the last episode might have 76-minute-long episode.
The Strain Season 4 Release Date
FX network had announced The Strain Season 4 on 27th September 2016. It had also cleared that this season will air from summer 2017, preferably in the month of July.
I always liked the poster of this TV series. The poster of the last season with a Statue of Liberty in a horror look was my favorite. This is why, I am very desperate to see an unique poster of The Strain Season 4. This might release in the second month of 2017.
The Strain Season 4 Trailer (N/A)
Nothing more related to this season has been revealed, yet. So, for more updates related to The Strain Season 4 release date, stay tuned with us. Till then, you can enjoy the trailer of The Strain Season 3, here.