Well, we knew this day was coming. The moment 'American Horror Story' revealed that season 4 would inhabit a terrifying 'Freak Show,' we knew that the worst of horror's worst would be on the way: clowns. And while we still don't know exactly what this year's big bad clown killer "Twisty" looks like, the latest teasers and details will already have you running for the hills.
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FX's upcoming 'American Horror Story: Freak Show' has continued churning out cryptic teasers and gruesome posters as expected, though we haven't really seen much of the series itself before today. Now, meet the season 4 cast and check out our first genuine 'Freak Show' footage with a new FX trailer and photos from the first three episodes!
Three seasons in, we've gotten accustomed to the fact that FX's 'American Horror Story' reboots year after year with its cast in different roles of a new story. And while this year's 'Freak Show' follows the same trend, Ryan Murphy's horror franchise will at last extend a bit of connective tissue between universes, bringing a fan-favorite 'American Horror Story: Asylum' character back into the fold.
Much as we love a good near-death clown scare, 'American Horror Story' season 4 promotional campaign has mercifully turned to the cast of its titular 'Freak Show.' See the bearded lady, a human strongman, a lady with two heads, and another with three boobs in our first real look inside FX's 'American Horror Story: Freak Show!'
'American Horror Story''s definition of "scary" has run the gamut between a mish-mash of horror elements over its first three seasons, but with 'Freak Show' on the way, we've entered one of the final frontiers of true horror: clowns. In case you weren't keen on sleeping tonight, check out the worst of the worst, as 'American Horror Story' season 4 unleashes clowns and more in a few new terrifying teasers!
FX's fourth season of Ryan Murphy frightfest 'American Horror Story' has put the 'Freak Show' on display in the latest teasers, but where previously we'd have to wait longer for a look at the actual cast, the whole troupe has come front and center. Meet the cast of 'American Horror Story: Freak Show' in the first poster, and check out another brand-new creepy teaser!
'American Horror Story' creator Ryan Murphy remains well known for his casting cross-pollination, so much so, that it's become a new normal. And while we wouldn't expect Jim Parsons or Mark Ruffalo to pop up among the 'Freak Show,' the FX horror drama has recruited 'White Collar' and Emmy-nominated 'The Normal Heart' star Matt Bomer for a warped new role. Let's celebrate with yet another freaky 'Freak Show' teaser!
It just wouldn't be October without 'American Horror Story''s latest FX spookfest, and 2014 is no different. The 'Freak Show' has officially set its October premiere for season 4 of the Ryan Murphy-helmed horror series, debuting a brand-new teaser, and returning Jessica Lange and all your old favorites for another round of campy scares.
The other day saw 'American Horror Story' season 4 making one of its biggest additions to the 'Freak Show' in the form of legendary singer Patti LaBelle, but are you ready for the smallest? Find out what role the "World's Smallest Woman" Jyoti Amge will have in the 'Freak Show' (okay, it's a bit transparent), and get a first look at Jessica Lange in costume as lead character Elsa Mars!
Previous 'American Horror Story' cycle 'Coven' cemented creator Ryan Murphy's propensity for oddball pop culture casting, bringing the witchy Stevie Nicks into the fold, and 'Freak Show' is proving no different. The latest to join 'American Horror Story' season 4 is none other than legendary singer Patti LaBelle, but will she put her pipes to good use on the 'Freak Show'?