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    'The Strain' Renewed For Season 2, Guillermo del Toro Working On 'Silent Hill' Video Game

    Even with "Pacific Rim 2" and "Crimson Peak" on the way, Guillermo del Toro is barreling ahead. As busy as he is with movies, the filmmaker has always been involved in other mediums, and this week brought updates on two non-film projects.

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    Daily Reads: The Downside to Marvel's Long-Range Plan, 'Bad Faith' Anti-Dissent Arguments and More

    Plus: When real life interrupts TV, and why Marvel should stop pretending to kill its heroes.

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    Daily Reads: Woody Allen's Publicity Problem, 'Orange Is the New Black,' Larry-style, and More

    Plus: Comparing "The Strain's" TV and comic-book iterations, and why there aren't more great female directors.

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    Daily Reads: Netflix Ends Saturday Shipping, a Gene Hackman Appreciation and More

    Plus: the science behind "The Strain's" horrifying vampire worms and a TCA explainer.

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    Guillermo Del Toro's 'The Strain' Is Scary Fun, Surprisingly Smart (TRAILER)

    The loathsome vampire morphology that horror auteur Guillermo del Toro has dreamed up for his breakneck television series The Strain (FX) could not be tweaked to create a YA romance. The Strain is not a tale of the supernatural but a science fiction story about encounters with a new parasitic specie...

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    Review: Guillermo del Toro's 'The Strain' Lacks Originality, But Brings 'Game of Thrones'-Level Gore to FX

    When a visual stylist like Guillermo del Toro creates a television show, you might expect that whatever he creates will pulse with originality. However, in the case of "The Strain," the new FX horror series premiering this Sunday, that sadly isn't the case.

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    Guillermo Del Toro To Direct "Strange" Black & White Film Before 'Pacific Rim 2'

    There was a moment there when Guillermo del Toro couldn't seem to get anything made. A few years back at MGM, he was trying to get "The Hobbit" moving, eventually bailing on the project, leaving it for Peter Jackson to take over and turn into a trilogy. And then there was "At The Mountains Of Madnes...

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    Watch: Guillermo del Toro Finds 'The Gothic In The Now' Inside 'The Strain'

    FX has just posted a behind-the-scenes video for their upcoming drama series, "The Strain." The show, developed by Guillermo del Toro ("Pan's Labyrinth," "Hell Boy"), Chuck Hogan and Carlton Cuse ("Lost"), premieres Sunday July 13 at 10:00 PM ET/PT.

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    Summer TV Preview: 16 Upcoming Shows That May Fill The 'Game Of Thrones' Gap

    Did you know that in the 70 days since April 6th, the world’s population has increased by about 15,690,000 people, which is roughly equivalent to the current combined populations of Pennsylvania and Iowa? Of course not! That’s just one of the fascinating things that has been happening on our planet ...

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    New Devilish Posters Drop for Guillermo Del Toro's Series 'The Strain,' and Artful Poster Arrives Just in Time to Wrap Up 'Fargo'

    Guillermo Del Toro's television debut is growing closer, as FX plans a Sunday, July 13th premiere for the triller series "The Strain," which has just been given two new posters. "Fargo" has also received new art just as the ten episode mini-series is coming to a close.

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