Both physical and psychological horrors affect a decomposing family, workers and residents of an insane asylum, a coven of witches, and a cast of circus freaks in this anthology series, focusing on the themes of infidelity, sanity, oppression, and discrimination.
Did You Know?
Angela Bassett and Gabourey Sidibe were only credited as special guest stars in Season 3 even though they were in 12 of the 13 episodes. Evan Peters, Lily Rabe, Denis O'Hare and Frances Conroy who were in the main cast appeared in less episodes and had smaller parts. See more
Frances Conroy ("Old" Moira O'Hara) is right-eye dominant. Many times you can see that she, as Moira, is focusing on the object she's looking at using her "blind" right eye instead of her left eye. See more
Referenced in Scream: Pilot
American Horror Story Theme
Written by Cesar Davila-Irizarry
and Charlie Clouser See more