Angela Bassett Talks American Horror Story: Freak Show

  Here's what we know about the fourth season of American Horror Story : It's going to be called American Horror Story: Freak Show ; it's set in Florida in the 1950s; Denis O'Hare says he and Jessica Lange's characters will be at "cross purposes"; and Michael Chiklis will be playing Kathy Bates's ex-husband. Oh, and just about everyone from the previous season will be back. Vulture caught up with Angela Bassett last night at the Jazz at Lincoln Center Gala to learn a little more about what we can expect for her character when AHS returns.  Read More...

American Horror Story Freak Show Character Scoop: Will Denis O'Hare Play the Ringmaster?

American Horror Story Freak Show Character Scoop: Will Denis O'Hare Play the Ringmaster? It has already been revealed that American Horror Story's upcoming fourth installment will center around a freak show, and it sounds like it might have already found its ringleader!

'American Horror Story' Season 4 cast weighs in on 'Freak Show' theme

Zap2it caught up with some of the cast of "American Horror Story" Season 4, subtitled "Freak Show," at 2014 Paleyfest last Friday (March 28), where we asked them a few fun questions about the theme of the upcoming season. Zap2it: Do you have any scary memories of a carnival or circus?Angela Bassett: "When the lions always came out. ... They got just a little rambunctious."Denis O'Hare: "I like circuses, I like the dark part of life, so what I have are lots of memories of being at night at a carnival where there was danger in the air. The carnie people were all kind of sexy and creepy and they all had tattoos and the rides were all kind of rickety and scary and the food was forbidden. I love the whole forbidden part of that."Evan Peters: "I haven't been to too many circuses, but I can't wait to check [the season] out."Frances Conroy: "There...

'American Horror Story' Season 4 Title Revealed

Showrunner Ryan Murphy broke the news Monday on Twitter.    

'American Horror Story' Season 4 setting is a carnival, says writer

An "American Horror Story" writer, Douglas Petrie, confirmed a few Season 4 details on the most recent Nerdist Writers Panel podcast. "We just started working on Season 4 of 'American Horror Story,' which is completely different than anything we've done before," says Petrie, though he adds that they don't have anything concrete yet except the setting. "We will find [our plan] and it's gonna be awesome. We don't know what we're doing," says Petrie, as he confirms that the setting is "carnival." "It does not have a title, but [carnival], that's the idea, very roughly that's the idea.""AHS" creator Ryan Murphy previously confirmed that Season 4 will take place in the 1950s and that star Jessica Lange is working on her German accent. The fourth season will premiere in October 2014....

American Horror Story: Coven's Gabourey Sidibe Joins Lee Daniels' Hip-Hop Drama

  Gabourey Sidibe is reteaming with her Precious director Lee Daniels  for his new Fox hip-hop drama Empire , according to The Hollywood Reporter . Sidibe, who...

American Horror Story Season 4 Will Be Carnival-Themed, Confirms Writer David Petrie

American Horror Story Season 4 Will Be Carnival-Themed, Confirms Writer David Petrie It looks like American Horror Story fans predicted correctly! The upcoming fourth season will be in some way related to a 1950s carnival.

American Horror Story Season 4: Who's Coming Back?

Savor these Horror-less months while you can, TV fans. FX's anthology screamfest will be back before you know it for a fourth round of thrills and chills. But who will be back for Season 4? The cast hasn't been officially announced— nor has the theme or even the premiere date — so all we can do is speculate. We do know that Jessica Lange (Fiona Goode) will play a role. The 64-year-old actress — who has earned an Emmy Award for her work on AHS — announced that she will return for a fourth and...

Is Lily Rabe Leaving American Horror Story? Actress Books New Role on ABC Pilot The Visitors

) Lily Rabe's new ABC pilot has American Horror Story fans worried that she'll be too busy to make a four-peat performance on the upcoming fourth season of the FX horror series. An American Horror Story star lands a role on one of Fall's most buzzed-about pilots. Variety reports that Lily Rabe is leaving the 'Coven' behind in favor of ABC's upcoming alien invasion drama "The Visitors." Rabe, who is one of just five actors to appear in all three previous seasons of AHS, joins Jessica Alba and Thomas Jane on the set of The Visitors.... but of course, this new gig raises important questions about her availability to return to American Horror Story this Fall. Would you miss Lily if she bows out of AHS next season? Sound off in the comments, and stick with us for more TV scoop from Celebified.

'American Horror Story's' Lily Rabe to Star in ABC's 'The Visitors'

She joins a cast that includes "Revenge's" Barry Sloane and Milo Ventimiglia.