Step right up, folks! A world of marvels awaits you. “American Horror Story” is breaking out the creeps and crazies for it’s very own “Freak Show.”
Show creator Ryan Murphy tweeted the subtitle on Monday (March 24), confirming much of the speculation.
AMERICAN HORROR STORY SEASON FOUR: pic.twitter.com/6OHYzGjPMd
— Ryan Murphy (@MrRPMurphy) March 24, 2014
According to Entertainment Weekly, Jessica Lange will play a German ex-pat managing one of the last freak shows in the U.S., with her troupe of co-stars acting as performers whom she has rescued. Series regulars confirmed to join the side-show acts include Kathy Bates, Sarah Paulson, Evan Peters, Angela Bassett and Frances Conroy. Denis O’Hare and Emma Roberts are currently in talks to return.
Last week amid swirling rumors of a carnival setting, we took it into our own hands to imagine how our favorite freaks of nature could appear in the upcoming season: