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'American Horror Story' Season 8's Setting Has Been Revealed & It'll Leave You Guessing

Few television series are as delightfully mercurial as FX's American Horror Story (director: Gwyneth Horder-Payton), and it doesn't sound like the show is ready to give up its crown just yet. According to Entertainment Weekly, series creator Ryan Mur…
By Sabienna Bowman

The 'American Horror Story' Season 8 Theme Might Be Hidden In Plain Sight

American Horror Story has taken on an eclectic mix of storylines over these past seven seasons. Viewers have been gleefully tormented by everything from killer clowns and badass witches to cult leaders and haunted houses, and creator Ryan Murphy is c…
By Taylor Maple

Here’s How Long You’ll Be Waiting For The Next Chapter Of ‘AHS’

The lull between seasons of American Horror Story is never fun, especially because each new installment of the anthology brings an unexpected, unpredictable and often outrageous new theme. When Season 8 of American Horror Story premieres, the whole s…
By Taylor Maple

The Real Story Behind One Of The Frighteningly Persuasive Leaders On ‘AHS: Cult’ Is So Shocking

Evan Peters has been doing double duty this season on American Horror Story: Cult, playing not just the role of unhinged modern day cult leader Kai Anderson, but also appearing in flashbacks as famous fringe group leader from history. Peters will pla…
By Taylor Maple

This First Look At Ryan Murphy's '9-1-1' Brings Together Two Of Your Fave 'AHS' Stars

There's another Ryan Murphy show coming your way this January, TV fans. But unlike the creepy American Horror Story or true crime-focused American Crime Story, it's set to shine the spotlight on everyday heroes. Fox debuted the teaser for 9-1-1 starr…
By Sabienna Bowman

The Most Radical Feminist In History Is Coming To ‘American Horror Story’

As American Horror Story: Cult continues to unfold, it will introduce a number of ripped-from-real-life characters: Charles Manson, Jim Jones, and David Koresh are among those slated to be played by Evan Peters alone. But one of the first to actually…
By Dana Getz

Why Beverly Hope May Be 'AHS: Cult's Real Mastermind

After becoming the surprising star of Season 6's Roanoke, Adina Porter is back at it again in American Horror Story: Cult. Spoilers for Episode 5 of AHS: Cult follow. During the episode, "Holes," Porter's reporter character Beverly Hope takes more of…
By Caitlin Gallagher

Why An 'AHS: Cult' Scene Was Edited Out Of Respect For The Victims Of The Las Vegas Mass Shooting

American Horror Story doesn't pull any punches when it comes to disturbing and graphic violence, as seen in the most recent episode of Cult, "Holes." However, during a live discussion event at The New Yorker Festival on Oct. 7, the creator of the ant…
By Caitlin Gallagher

Why You Should Be Watching ‘AHS: Cult,’ Even If You Have Trump Fatigue

Everywhere you look in 2017, there's Donald Trump. Whether it's on the news, late-night talk shows, or social media, President Trump is there. While that may be keeping you from the newest season of American Horror Story, Trump overload is one of the…
By Caitlin Gallagher

'AHS: Cult's Roving Reporter Could Be Making Some "Fake News" Of Her Own

True Blood actor Adina Porter is back on American Horror Story for the third time, after playing suicidal patient Sally Freeman in Season 1's Murder House and scrappy survivor Lee Miller in Season 6's Roanoke. But is AHS: Cult's Beverly Hope based on…
By Jefferson Grubbs

This ‘AHS: Cult’ Murder Is Definitely Not As Open & Shut As It Seems

Harrison and Meadow moving in across the street from Ally and Ivy definitely isn't good for the Mayfair-Richards family, but it is good for American Horror Story viewers. Spoilers for Episode 3 follow. Did Harrison kill Meadow on AHS: Cult? The chara…
By Caitlin Gallagher

One Of Kai’s ‘AHS: Cult’ Henchman Could Have The Perfect Profession For Terrorizing Ally

With the National Institute of Mental Illness reporting that only 1.9 percent of the U.S. adult population lives with extreme phobias, does it really make sense that Dr. Rudy Vincent would have two patients with cases of debilitating fears? Spoilers …
By Caitlin Gallagher

Why Ally Is Right To Doubt Her Friendly Psychiatrist On ‘AHS: Cult’

Sometimes it's difficult to tell truth from falsehood on American Horror Story. The anthology often has its original characters rubbing elbows with historical figures in ways that blur the boundaries between fact and fiction. So if you're wondering w…
By Jefferson Grubbs

Colton Haynes Is A Brooding Mystery Man On ‘AHS’ & You’ll Be Dying To Know All His Secrets

For the seventh installment of his hair-raising anthology, Ryan Murphy looked to real life, building the season around the 2016 presidential election that left America on fragile ground. It's not a stretch, then, to think that AHS: Cult's Detective S…
By Dana Getz

This 2017 TV Trivia Will Prove You Rule The DVR

How well do you remember the biggest moments from the year's best shows? (Spoilers!)
By Jefferson Grubbs

The Political Meaning Of 'AHS: Cult' Is Much Deeper Than The Presidential Election

It's been made abundantly clear that the seventh season of Ryan Murphy's anthological fright fest takes aim at the 2016 presidential election, and the political meaning of American Horror Story: Cult is present from the first episode. The premiere op…
By Dana Getz

Ally’s Quirky New Neighbors May Be Gaslighting Her On ‘AHS: Cult’

As the creepy clowns continue their campaign of terror against Ally Mayfair-Richards on it's becoming increasingly clear that there's a very important question viewers should be asking themselves: are Harrison and Meadow clowns on AHS: Cult? What see…
By Jefferson Grubbs

Kai’s ‘AHS: Cult’ Ritual Will Make You Terrified Of Pinky Swears

You probably think of pinky swears as a childhood game that marks a promise, but American Horror Story: Cult is changing that. Evan Peters' Kai linked pinkies with Billie Lourd's Winter in the Season 7 premiere, and the game returned the next episode…
By Caitlin Gallagher

Winter Has A Strange Power Over Ally On ‘AHS: Cult’

Viewers may still not know exactly what's up with Winter on AHS: Cult or how she's related to Kai, but she is obviously a force to be reckoned with in the Sept. 12 episode, "Don't Be Afraid Of The Dark." Whether Billie Lourd's character is Kai's sist…
By Caitlin Gallagher

This ‘AHS: Cult’ Character Is Definitely Under One Of Those Clown Masks, Right?

Avid viewers hunting for clues may be asking themselves if Kai is a clown on AHS: Cult after the events of the Season 7's second episode. Like a typical installment of American Horror Story, Cult is about a lot of things: it's about politics, it's ab…
By Jefferson Grubbs