American Horror Story (2011– )

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An anthology series that centers on different characters and locations, including a haunted house, an insane asylum, a witch coven and a freak show.

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 Kit Walker / ... (51 episodes, 2011-2015)
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 Fiona Goode / ... (51 episodes, 2011-2015)
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 Myrtle Snow / ... (43 episodes, 2011-2015)
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 Bette / ... (42 episodes, 2011-2015)
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 Spalding / ... (38 episodes, 2011-2015)
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 Misty Day / ... (33 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Nan / ... (28 episodes, 2011-2015)
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 Madison Montgomery (26 episodes, 2013-2015)
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 Madame Delphine LaLaurie (26 episodes, 2013-2015)
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 Zoe Benson / ... (25 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Queenie (25 episodes, 2013-2015)
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 Marie Laveau (25 episodes, 2013-2015)
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An anthology series that centers on different characters and locations, including a haunted house, an insane asylum, a witch coven and a freak show.

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The 'murder house' featured in the series is in fact called Rosenheim Mansion. It was also used as the Frat House location on Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997)'s Halloween special "Fear, Itself", in which the characters fears manifest themselves. See more »

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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 »

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Referenced in Chelsea Lately: Episode #7.87 (2013) See more »

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Got to love this weird, haunted freak show
20 November 2011 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

Something totally different in a entertainment landscape of toned down crap. Finally something that pushes the boundaries and takes some chances. In a time when everybody worries so much about whats real they unwilling to buy into anything slightly outlandish. Suspend your disbelieve and take a walk into the strangest, most twisted little series I've seen since Carnivale. I love this nightmarish ride into the twilight zone.

I think the casting is superb. Great acting throughout. The writing is fast paced and doesn't stretch things out like many long winded series. Too many shows take for ever to get the ball rolling. This show is fast paced and never leaves you much chance to breath before springing another traumatic event your way. I can hardly wait to see where this fun house ride leads to next.


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