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Guillermo del Toro's 'The Strain': FX Pilot Finds 'LOST's' Kevin Durand

by Kevin Fitzpatrick April 26, 2013 @ 1:30 PM
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We heard the first major piece of news to come from FX's Guillermo del Toro adaptation of vampire novel series 'The Strain' the other day, namely that 'House of Cards' breakout Corey Stoll would take the leading role. Now, as the series moves closer to pilot production, former 'LOST' showrunner Carlton Cuse has cast his first island alum, tasking Kevin Durand (Martin Keamy!) with a major new role. Get a taste of 'The Strain' inside!

Guillermo del Toro's 'The Strain': FX Taps 'House of Cards' Corey Stoll as Lead

by Kevin Fitzpatrick April 25, 2013 @ 7:00 PM
Dark Horse / Netflix
Just yesterday we were wondering what had become of FX's Guillermo del Toro-helmed pilot 'The Strain,' after HBO announced their own del Toro project 'Monster,' and now we have our answer. 'House of Cards' breakout Corey Stoll has been tapped as the lead in the project, but will the vampire series move forward beyond its pilot order? Hear what FX has to say about a live-action 'The Strain' inside!

Guillermo del Toro and 'LOST's Carlton Cuse Adapting Vampire Novel 'The Strain' for FX

by Kevin Fitzpatrick September 20, 2012 @ 8:45 PM
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Man, with elements like that in the title, what more do you need to know?  Oh, alright.  With TV ever more the burgeoning medium these days, more and more prolific film names are getting into the development game.  Guillermo del Toro has certainly had his hands in a few TV pots, everything from the delayed 'Hulk' series to a new HBO venture, but could a new vampire series at FX with 'LOST' executive producer Carlton Cuse be the next big thing?  Get ready for a wildfire spread when 'The Strain' trilogy hits the tube!