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This image released by FX shows Corey Stoll, left, and Mia Maestro in a scene from the new series "The Strain," premiering July 13. The vampire thriller begins when a mysterious viral outbreak spreads to New York. Stoll stars as the head of a Centers for Disease Control task force battling this global threat. (AP Photo/FX, Michael Gibson)
TV preview: ‘The Strain’ is very scary stuff
First Published Jul 09 2014 12:14 pm • Last Updated Jul 10 2014 04:45 pm

You’ve never seen vampires quite like the ones in Guillermo del Toro’s new series "The Strain." It opens with terror aboard an airliner, which ends up on runway with no sign of life aboard. Enter Dr. Ephraim Goodweather (Corey Stoll) from the CDC, and the horror is off and running. It’s intriguing, creepy and downright scary at times.

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