The Strain first look at Guillermo Del Toro’s cast

First proper look at Corey Stoll, Mia Maestro, Sean Astin and David Bradley in The Strain

The first look at four of the main characters from Guillermo Del Toro’s TV show The Strain have been revealed, courtesy of Yahoo! Movies.

They show Corey Stoll (House Of Cards, Midnight In Paris) as Dr Ephraim Goodweather, Mia Maestro (Alias, Twilight) as his colleague Dr Nora Martinez, Sean Astin (The Lord Of The Rings) as CDC employee Jim Kent, and David Bradley (An Adventure In Space And Time, Harry Potter) as Abraham Sertrakian, the Holocaust survivor and vampire expert who may be humanity’s last hope when New York City is overrun by bloodsuckers.

With Del Toro directing the pilot, this is a series that you can’t afford to miss.

The Strain begins on July on FX in the US. You can buy The Strain by Guillermo Del Toro and Chuck Hogan in paperback for £5.29 at Amazon.co.uk.