Kathy Bates Cast on American Horror Story Season 3

by at . Comments

Ryan Murphy has hooked an Oscar winner.

Kathy Bates will portray a pivotal role on American Horror Story Season 3, multiple sources confirm, coming on board the unusual FX drama in a mysterious role.

Kathy Bates Photograph

All we know is this: Bates will portray the best friend of a character played by fellow acting heavyweight Jessica Lange, only to eventually turn on her pal.

Murphy says the role will be the most evil of Bates' impressive career.

The third season of American Horror Story will feature many of the same cast members as the first two, but will be set in modern times.

Viewers can also expect some kind of Romeo-and-Juliet romance to play out, but little else is known about what's to come. New episodes of the series will air on FX in October.

Like Us On Facebook

More From The Hollywood Gossip


Lauren Sanchez to Co-Host The View*

Lauren Sanchez may end up as a host on The View. She'll guest host the program this week.

Lea Michele Announces Role on Sons of Anarchy Season 7

Lea Michele will be riding on to FX this fall. Look for her to stop by an episode of Sons of Anarchy.

Game of Thrones Season 5 Teaser: Who's New?

Game of Thrones Season 5 has announced a number of new characters.

The Walking Dead Season 5: First Footage!

AMC has unveiled the first trailer for The Walking Dead Season 5. Get your first look at new episodes now.


I don't get it in hollywood.