Late last night show series creator Ryan Murphy revealed an interesting new addition to “American Horror Story: Freak Show”, FX’s latest anthology series.
Michael Chiklis, pictured, joins the cast as Evan Peters’ father and Kathy Bates’ ex-husband.
EW previously reported that, the seres, returning this fall, is set in Jupiter, Florida, in 1950. “Freak Show” finds Jessica Lange playing a German ex-pat who is managing one of the last freak shows in the U.S.
Her group of “unusuals” Kathy Bates, Sarah Paulson, Evan Peters, Angela Bassett, and Frances Conroy all play performers whom Lange’s character has rescued.
Adds the site, Denis O’Hare and the gorgeous Emma Roberts are also in talks to return.
“Freak Show’s” 13 episodes will track this group as they do anything to keep their business around.