FX Sets Summer Premieres for 'The Strain,' 'Wilfred' Final Season and More
Friday, May 16, 2014
Get ready to say goodbye to Wilfred and hello to some new vampires. FX and FXX have announced the premiere dates for summer 2014, including the return of Wilfred and The Bridge as well as four new shows.
Wilfred's fourth and final season begins Wednesday, June 25 at 10pm with back-to-back episodes on the offshoot channel FXX. The comedy stars Elijah Wood as Ryan, who is best friends with a dog who only he sees as a man in a dog suit.
New to FX are the dramas Tyrant and The Strain. Tyrant, premiering Tuesday, June 24 at 10pm, centers on the son of a Middle Eastern dictator who returns to his native home after 20 years in exile, along with his American wife and children.
The Strain begins Sunday, July 13 at 10pm. From Guillermo del Toro and Carlton Cuse, the vampire drama based on a series of books tells the story of the head of a CDC team called to New York to investigate a viral outbreak that causes vampiric symptoms.
The second season of the U.S./Mexican border serial killer drama The Bridge, starring Diane Kruger and Demian Bichir, begins Wednesday, July 9.
Finally, a pair of new comedies comes to FX on Thursday, July 17. Married stars Nat Faxon and Judy Greer as a couple dealing with kids, debt and more marital strife. You're the Worst is about two self-destructive people who start a new relationship.
TUESDAY, JUNE 24
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 25
10pm: Wilfred (on FXX)
WEDNESDAY, JULY 9
10pm: The Bridge
SUNDAY, JULY 13
10pm: The Strain
THURSDAY, JULY 17
10:30pm: You're the Worst
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