The Strain is a 2014 American vampire horror-drama series featured on FX. The show was adapted from “The Strain,” a 2009 vampire trilogy by Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan.
Season one of The Strain starts with a plane landing at JFK International Airport with its lights off and doors sealed. Dr Ephraim Goodweather and his team are sent from the CDC is sent to investigate.
After battling with other government agencies, Ef and his team suit up and board the plane to find 206 corpses and 4 survivors. The survivors are quarantined, while Ef and his team investigate the plane and its contents.
As Ef fights to keep the investigation a CDC case, the 206 bodies disappear from the morgue.
Along with Abraham, a Nazi concentration camp survivor, Ef finds himself battling an ancient threat to humanity. They have to kill all the infected passengers and everyone they infect.
In the middle of protecting society, Ef has to battle his personal life with his love for his job.