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New York Comic-Con reacts to Containment pilot

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On Thursday, following the pilots for Supergirl and Lucifer, New York Comic-Con attendees got a look at the upcoming premiere of Containment. The pilot, which was also shown earlier this year at San Diego Comic-Con, hails from The Vampire Diaries and The Originals boss, Julie Plec.

Set in Atlanta, Containment shines a light on the city as a mysterious and fatal epidemic takes hold, forcing a swift quarantine. Inspired by the original Belgian series, Cordon, the CW drama follows its ensemble cast as they fight for their lives. While some in the audience enjoyed the ride, it had others reaching for Purell. Below, a roundup of Twitter reactions from attendees who caught the screening: