FX's American Horror Story: Freak Show Cast Announced

FXs American Horror Story: Freak Show Cast Announced

At the San Diego Comic-Con 2014 American Horror Story panel the full cast was announced to the new season of FX’s American Horror Story. I still have to catch-up with American Horror Story: Coven will be doing so shortly. I enjoyed watching every season and look forward to seeing FX’s American Horror Story: Freak Show premiering this October 2014. Cats includes Kathy Bates, Evan Peters, Angela Bassett, Michael Chiklis, Sarah Paulson, Emma Roberts, Jessica Lange and John Carroll Lynch as (Zodiac).

Kathy Bates and Evan Peters will be playing Ethel and Jimmy Darling. Joining them will be Angela Bassett’s Desiree Dupree, Michael Chiklis as Dell Toledo, Sarah Paulson in the dual role of conjoined twins Bette and Dot Tattler, and Emma Roberts as Maggie (no last name as of yet). Finally, series staple Jessica Lange will be playing a character is named Elsa Mars. Chiklis is playing Bates’ husband…and Bassett’s ex-husband.

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

Source: insidetv.ew.com