FX's American Horror Story: Freak Show Casting News

FXs American Horror Story: Freak Show Casting News

FX‘s American Horror Story: Freak Show has a bright future with many of the American Horror Story: Coven staying onboard for American Horror Story Season 4. Jessica Lange has been confirmed as a cast member even though Season 4 will be her. Returning are Kathy Bates, Sarah Paulson, Evan Peters, Angela Bassett and Frances Conroy. Possibly returning are Denis O’Hare and Emma Roberts.

The new American Horror Story: Freak Show will be thirteen episodes set to premiere in October 2014. The story will take place in 1950’s Jupiter, Florida with Jessica Lange set to play a "German ex-pat who is managing one of the last freak shows in the U.S." The stars listed above will play as her performers.

American Horror Story (2011)

Directed by Howard Deutch, Michael Rymer, Alfonso Gomez-Rejon, Gwyneth Horder-Payton, David Semel, Michael Lehmann, Jeremy Podeswa, Bradley Buecker, Michael Uppendahl, Ryan Murphy, Loni Peristere, Michael Goi, Jennifer Lynch, Angela Bassett


Official Synopsis: Both physical and psychological horrors affect a decomposing family, workers and residents of an insane asylum, a coven of witches, a cast of circus freaks, the employees and guests at a struggling hotel, a family who moved into a mysterious farmhouse, and the members of a small suburb in Michigan in this haunting anthology series, focusing on the themes of infidelity, sanity, oppression, discrimination, addiction, and exploitation.

Cast: Wes Bentley, John Carroll Lynch, ChloĆ« Sevigny, Angela Bassett, Kate Mara, Matt Ross, Evan Peters, Michael Chiklis, Denis O'Hare, Kathy…
Genres: Horror, Thriller, Drama

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