The Strain is a television series adaptation of the horror novel trilogy written by Guillermo Del Toro and Chuck Hogan starring Corey Stoll (â€œHouse of Cardsâ€), Mia Maestro (â€œFrida") and Kevin Durand (â€œX Men Origins: Wolverineâ€). The Strain tells the epic story of a vampiric virus as it spreads through the city of New York.
Thursday, April 2
1. FILMING Exterior Day scenes on York St, Front St W to Wellington St W. Filming for 5 hours between approximately 12noon and 8pm. Note: There will be intermittent traffic stoppages on York St. The scene depicts a small crowd of characters responding to an perceived off-screen gunshot, however there will be NO special effects and NO simulated gunfire.
- preparations will begin on York St at 7am.
2. FILMING Exterior Night scene on Heenan Place, University Ave to York St. Filming for 3 hours between approximately 7pm to 12mid. Note: This scene requires a CLOSURE of the east end of Heenan Pl. For those who require access to Heenan Place, we will ensure access from University Ave. Toronto Police Services will coordinate laneway access and intermittent traffic stoppages on University Ave and York St.