American Horror Story
American Horror Story
Title: American Horror Story
Format: Live-action
Genres: Horror
Supernatural fantasy
Period drama
Rating: TV-MA
Running time: 60 min.
country: USA
Network: FX Network
Seasons: 2+
Episodes: 26+
Production company: 20th Century Fox Television; Brad Falchuk Teley-Vision; Ryan Murphy Productions
Executive producers: Ryan Murphy; Brad Falchuk; Bradley Buecker; Tim Minear; James Wong; Dante Di Loreto; Jennifer Salt
Producers: Alexis Martin Woodall; Chip Vucelich; Jessica Sharzer; Mark Douglas
Principal cast: Dylan McDermott; Connie Britton; Evan Peters; Taissa Farmiga; Denis O'Hare; Jessica Lange; Zachary Quinto; Joseph Fiennes; Sarah Paulson; Lily Rabe; Lizzie Brocheré; James Cromwell
Air dates
First aired: October 5th, 2011

American Horror Story is an American horror anthology series that began airing on the FX Network in October of 2011. The series was created by Brad Falchuk and Ryan Murphy and produced by 20th Century Fox Television. The series is unique from other such programs in that each season is it's own insular story-arc with a different cast of characters and actors. Season one featured Dylan McDermott, Connie Britton, Evan Peters, Taissa Farmiga, Denis O'Hare and Jessica Lange. Season two of the series was billed under the subtitle, American Horror Story: Asylum. Lange and Peters returned to the show again in starring roles. Zachary Quinto, Lily Rabe and Sarah Paulson, who were supporting characters in season one, became leading cast members in season two. Also joining the cast were James Cromwell, Joseph Fiennes and Lizzie Brocheré.

Episodes Edit

"Murder House" Edit

Main article: American Horror Story/Season 1

"Asylum" Edit

Main article: American Horror Story/Season 2

"Coven" Edit

Main article: American Horror Story/Season 3

"Freak Show" Edit

Main article: American Horror Story/Season 4

"Hotel" Edit

Main article: American Horror Story/Season 5

"Roanoke" Edit

Main article: American Horror Story/Season 6

"Cult" Edit

Main article: American Horror Story/Season 7

Notes & Trivia Edit

  • Grammy-award winning pop star Lady Gaga was the first celebrity cast to appear on season five of American Horror Story. No other details relating to the show were released at that time, but Gaga revealed in a tweet that the show would sport the serial name, "Hotel". [1]
  • On Thursday, July 19th 2018, it was announced that the eighth season of American Horror Story would bear the subtitle "Apocalypse", with storylines branching off and interconnecting from the season one serial, "Murder House", and season three's "Coven". Season one in particular promises to have a strong connection as it saw the birth of the Antichrist. Showrunner Ryan Murphy released the title and artwork on Thursday evening at the San Diego Comic-Con. [2]
  • It was announced at the 2018 San Diego Comic-Con that actress Joan Collins would be joining the cast of American Horror Story for season eight.

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References Edit

  1.; Entertain, "Lady Gaga to star in FX's 'American Horror Story'; February 25th, 2015.
  2., Mathews, Liam. (7-19-2018); "The Title of American Horror Story Season 8 Is...".

Current Programs
The following is a list of programs currently airing in the United States. Individual programs are categorized by genre.