Julie Plec, the queen of CW with series such as "The Vampire Diaries" and "The Originals," has a whole new kind of villain at the center of a series: a virus.
"Containment," Plec's third series with the network, is based on the Belgian series "Cordon." The CW version of the outbreak-themed drama is set in Atlanta and chronicles an epidemic that has overtaken a city, with its citizens under quarantine.
The 13-episode series, which premiered last week, is being billed as a limited series, but could return if successful. It airs Tuesdays at 9 p.m. ET/PT.
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