American Horror Story

(2011)

American Horror Story Synopsis

American Horror Story revolves around the Harmons, a family of three who moved from Boston to Los Angeles as a means to reconcile past anguish. The all-star cast features Dylan McDermott as “Ben Harmon,” a psychiatrist; Connie Britton as “Vivien Harmon,” Ben’s wife; Taissa Farmiga as “Violet,” the Harmon’s teenage daughter; Jessica Lange in her first-ever regular series TV role as “Constance,” the Harmon’s neighbor; Evan Peters plays “Tate Langdon,” one of Ben’s patients; and Denis O’Hare as “Larry Harvey.” Guest stars for the series include Frances Conroy as the Harmon’s housekeeper; Alexandra Breckenridge as the Harmon’s housekeeper; and Jamie Brewer as Constance’s daughter.

The pilot episode of American Horror Story, shot in Los Angeles, was written by Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk, and it was directed by Murphy. In addition to Murphy and Falchuk, Dante Di Loreto will also serve as Executive Producer of the series. American Horror Story is produced by Twentieth Century Fox Television.

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Actress/singer Lady Gaga confirmed during a radio interview that she will return in Season 6 of FX's critically-acclaimed American Horror Story.
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Rose Siggins, who played Legless Suzi in FX's American Horror Story: Freak Show, passed away last night at the age of 43.
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Co-creators Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk will bring a new American Horror Story chapter to FX in 2016.
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Take a look at Lady Gaga rocking out to the 1997 hit song 'Du Hast' by Rammstein in a new trailer for American Horror Story: Hotel.
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Explore the hallways of a bizarre hotel in the full cast trailer for FX's American Horror Story: Hotel, debuting October 7.
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FX has announced The Bastard Executioner will debut Tuesday, September 15, followed by new seasons of American Horror Story and Fargo in October.
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Fans will be able to pick up these Fargo and American Horror Story trading cards at the FX Fearless Arena at Comic-Con.
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American Horror Story creator Ryan Murphy has revealed that Chloe Sevigny and Wes Bentley have joined the Season 5 cast.
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Jessica Lange confirmed that she will not be back for Season 5 of American Horror Story, which has just added Matt Bomer to the cast.
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FX's 13-episode renewal of American Horror Story for Season 5 comes days after record breaking ratings for the Freak Show premiere.
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The American Horror Story: Freak Show opening credits tease some of the main characters, while the latest trailer offers new footage.
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Another one of the Freak Show acts is revealed before American Horror Story returns for Season 4 on Wednesday, October 8th.
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A fallen angel performs in the first look at FX's American Horror Story: Freak Show, debuting this fall.
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American Horror Story Celebrates the Season 1 Blu-ray in Los Angeles
We take in a fan appreciation event featuring psychics and paranormal experts for the Blu-ray and DVD release of the first season.
American Horror Story: The Complete First Season Blu-ray and DVD Debut September 25th
Relive all 12 episodes of Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk's critically-acclaimed FX horror series, along with behind-the-scenes special features.
Chloe Sevigny Joins American Horror Story Season 2
The actress will portray Shelly the Nymphomaniac, a sworn enemy of Jessica Lange's Constance Langdon in this FX horror series.
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Former Season 1 cast mates Evan Peters, Sarah Paulson and Lily Rabe will also return for this all-new run of episodes later in the fall.
American Horror Story Season 2 Promo Art
This intriguing poster teases that the new season of FX's hit horror series may take place in a haunted hospital.
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The Golden Globe winner revealed she is 'considering' a second season of the FX hit horror series from Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuck.
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The FX horror hour will receive a new cast in a new home with a different story going into Season 2.
American Horror Story Season 1 Recap Featurette
We also have a making-of featurette for the Season 1 finale, Afterbirth, from this hit FX series.
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Series creator Ryan Murphy has announced that American Horror Story will become an anthology series moving into Season 2.
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Show creator Ryan Murphy finally explains how he will take this popular FX horror series into the future.
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Catch an early glimpse at this climactic episode airing Wednesday, December 21 at 10 PM ET on FX.
American Horror Story Episode 1.10 Sneak Preview
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American Horror Story Episode 1.09 Promo
A historical murder victim visits the Harmon household in this new episode airing Wednesday, November 30 at 10 PM ET on FX.
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The actor portrays the demented Larry Harvey in this FX horror series, which airs its next episode Wednesday, November 23 at 10 PM ET.
American Horror Story Episode 1.08 Promo
Connie Britton has a nightmare featuring the infamous Rubber Man in this new episode airing Wednesday, November 23 at 10 PM ET on FX.
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American Horror Story Episode 1.07 Promo and 2 Featurettes
Get a good look at the FX horror series, which airs its latest episode Wednesday, November 16 at 10 PM ET.
American Horror Story Episode 1.06 Promo
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American Horror Story Episode 1.05 Preview
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American Horror Story Episode 1.04 Clip
Taissa Farmiga is afraid to answer the door in Part 1 of the Halloween episode airing Wednesday, October 26 at 10 PM ET on FX.
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An Arlington, Texas woman is the latest victim of this innovative promotion from the FX series premiering Wednesday, October 5 at 10 PM ET.
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American Horror Story - House Call #4: Shelby Video
Watch as a young Texas woman gets the life scared out of her in this promo for the FX series debuting Wednesday, October 5 at 10 PM ET.
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Watch the opening moments from Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk's new series before it premieres Wednesday, October 5 at 10 PM ET on FX.
American Horror Story Opening Credit Sequence
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The mysterious S&M demon from this upcoming FX series arrives in Levittown, PA to scare the daylights out of an unsuspecting woman.
American Horror Story - House Call #2: Elizabeth Video
Take a look as the black-clad mystery man from FX's upcoming series scares the daylights out of a North Carolina woman.
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FX's new original horror series from the creators of Glee debuts October 17th.
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YoureGoingToDieInThere.com explores the mysterious and murderous past of this creepy house in the new FX series debuting Wednesday, October 5 at 10 PM ET.
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This new FX series from the creators of Glee sneaks up on a real-life victim, literally bringing the horror into the home of an unsuspecting fan.
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American Horror Story Family Portrait TV Spot
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Take a look at these clues entitled Melt, Red Cello, and Rubber Bump, to delve deeper inside this new FX series debuting on October 5.
American Horror Story - Clue #7: Stairs Video
Fans can register on the official website to get a scary house call from one of the show's creepy characters.
American Horror Story - Clue #6: Fire Video
Glee creators Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk slowly reveal the mystery behind their new FX series, hitting Wednesday, October 5.
American Horror Story - Clue #5: Lying Down Video
Glee creators Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk set out to horrify with their new FX series, hitting Wednesday, October 5.
American Horror Story - Clue #4: Coffin Video
Glee creators Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk prepare to scare audiences with their new FX series debuting Wednesday, October 5.
American Horror Story - Clue #3: Couple Video
Glee creators Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk delve into the world of horror with this new FX series debuting on Wednesday, October 5 at 10 PM ET.
American Horror Story - Clue #2: Baby Video
Take a look at the next cryptic clue from Ryan Murphy's new horror series, debuting October 5 on FX.
American Horror Story Adds Jamie Harris
The Rise of the Planet of the Apes actor will play a sociopath killer in FX's new horror drama.
American Horror Story - Clue #1: Cello Video
Ryan Murphy teases his new FX series with a series of haunting clues before its debut on October 5.
American Horror Story Gets Series Order from FX
The network has ordered 13 episodes of this new horror series from Glee creators Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk.
American Horror Story Gets Dylan McDermott
The actor will star as a sensitive therapist in the FX pilot from Glee creators Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk.
American Horror Story Gets Jessica Lange
The Oscar-winning actress will play Connie Britton's nosy neighbor in Ryan Murphy's FX pilot.
Connie Britton Lands American Horror Story
The Friday Night Lights actress will play Vivien Harmon, the wife of a sensitive therapist.
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