‘The Strain’ Season 4 Premiere Date & Recent News
A third season of a vampire horror drama “The Strain” kicked off on August 28, 2016, and its debut has garnered 1.35 million viewers. And you are probably wondering, should we expect “The Strain” Season 4 on FX or no, and when will its release date? To the delight of millions of fans, on September 27, 2016, it was officially announced that FX has picked up “The Strain” for a fourth season. According to the official announcement, “The Strain” Season 4 premiere is slated for Summer 2017. But there has been no announcement of a specific release date. However, you can scroll down, in order to subscribe for our notifications, or get acquainted with our forecast and additional info on the subject.
Despite a minor drop of the audience, we estimate the potential of renewal very high, given the universal acclaim of the third season among the audience, as well as mainly favorable figures of the Season 3 premiere. Besides, an overall score of the horror series remains very high. Currently, according to IMDB, “The Strain” is keeping a score of 7.5 out of 10 based on over 55,000 user votes, about 180 reviews from viewers, and about 30 reviews from critics. At the same time, according to Metacritic, a third series of “The Strain” has a score of 62 out of 100 based on 5 reviews from critics, while the viewers have rated the third series at 7.3 out of 10 based on 7 user votes. Meanwhile, according to Rotten Tomatoes, the vampire horror drama has a score of 6.1 out of 10 and a 50% approval rating based on 6 reviews from critics, whereas the viewers have rated the third season of the drama series at 4.4 out of 5 with a 92% approval rating based on 50 user ratings.
The premiere of Season 3 has drawn 1.353 million viewers (-18.69% compared to previous season premiere) and a 0.62 demo rating among adults (18-49). For comparisons, “The Strain” Season 2 averaged a 0.59 rating in the 18-49 demographic with 1.34 million viewers. As we noted already, despite a slight decrease in audience, the viewership of “The Strain” is remained pretty strong.
The third season of “The Strain” takes place in the New York City, where people caught in a trap have to resist the sinister and ancient virus. The horror series is created by Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan, who also act as executive producers.
Season 4 Release Date
“The Strain” debuted at the end of summer, and its debut drew over 1.35 million viewers, as well as has been praised by critics and viewers. Relying on such a successful launch of the third series, FX has confirmed the renewal of “The Strain” for a next season. “The Strain” Season 4 is set to premiere in Summer 2017. However, it will be the last chapter of the horror drama. Fortunately, thanks to our notification system, we’re able to notify you about the further updates of the drama series, as well as about “The Strain” Season 4 release date. Don’t miss the premiere. Stay tuned. Join our list of subscribers using the form below, and we’ll deliver a notification on the release date directly to your inbox.
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