A thirteen-episode first season was ordered on November 19, 2013. I'm not good at hazmat language and that CSI-style precision.Del Toro asked Chuck Hogan to co-write the series, explaining: "I've written short stories in Spanish and English. When Stoker wrote Dracula, it was very modern, a CSI sort of novel.Seasonal anthology series that centers on different characters and locations, including a house with a murderous past, an insane asylum, a witch coven, a freak show, a hotel and a sinister farmhouse.Three years after the zombie virus has gutted the United States of America a team of everyday heroes must transport the only known survivor of the plague from New York to California, where the last functioning viral lab waits for his blood. Ephraim Goodweather, the head of the Center for Disease Control Canary Team in New York City.The ensemble cast includes Corey Stoll, David Bradley, Jonathan Hyde, Kevin Durand, Ruta Gedmintas, Miguel Gomez, Richard Sammel, Max Charles and Rupert Penry-Jones.
Del Toro and Hogan wrote the pilot episode, "Night Zero", which del Toro directed.We have a fantastic plan for an exciting and climatic Season 4.We are deeply grateful to FX for supporting our vision and for allowing us to end the show on our own timetable.” by Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan, the series hails from showrunner/executive producer/director/writer Carlton Cuse along with co-creators/executive producers/writers del Toro and Hogan. Miles Dale, Bradley Thompson, and David Weddle also serve as executive producers.The resulting nuclear winter liberated the strigoi, allowing them to move about during daytime, and allowing the Master to establish a totalitarian regime.Preying on the fears of the populace, the Master and his minions have created an unsettling alliance in “The Partnership.” The majority of humans now are working for the strigoi, operating with a single understanding — collaborate or die.