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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Series cast summary:
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 Jimmy Darling / ... (51 episodes, 2011-2015)
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 Elsa Mars / ... (51 episodes, 2011-2015)
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 Bette Tattler / ... (43 episodes, 2011-2015)
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 Gloria Mott / ... (42 episodes, 2011-2015)
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 Spalding / ... (39 episodes, 2011-2015)
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 Sister Mary Eunice McKee / ... (34 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Madison Montgomery / ... (26 episodes, 2013-2015)
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 Ethel Darling / ... (26 episodes, 2013-2015)
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 Zoe Benson / ... (25 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Desiree Dupree / ... (25 episodes, 2013-2015)
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Storyline

Each season focuses on a different setting. The cast plays different roles in different seasons. Written by james-71-245232

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Taglines:

The Asylum Is Open for Business. Check Your Sanity at the Door. See more »

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Drama | Horror | Thriller

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Trivia

In season 4 "Freakshow" a proposed "Knife throwing" character was originally written, but deleted in post production, however some of the aspects still made it into the final product. See more »

Goofs

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 »

Connections

Referenced in Chelsea Lately: Episode #8.32 (2014) See more »

Soundtracks

American Horror Story Theme
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Written by Cesar Davila-Irizarry and Charlie Clouser
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Real Horror Fans Will Like It.
12 October 2011 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

There are so many things that could have gone wrong with F.X. attempting to take on a genre that American Film makers have turned into a high school idiot machine. Thankfully the people who made this know what they are doing. If you are a horror buff you will understand what I am talking about after a couple of viewings. It could have been so easy to make a high school shock fest all wrapped up for a safe and appropriate viewing experience. This show is weird, deranged, creepy, and best off all well acted and well written. Great character development that is based on things people would actually do if they faced that situation. This show really does have a bright future if they keep rolling at this pace. I must say, I am very impressed. Almost Walking Dead impressed. This show though is way more deranged then Walking Dead though. Keep it up F.X. . You have a potential winner on your hands. This show of course is not for everybody. The people who don't like it would be better served by watching something a little more tame and mediocre like Tera Nova.


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