Murphy said last month at TCA that this season harkens back to Season 1 (Murder House), calling it “much more rooted in honest, primal fears”.
American Horror Story: Hotel’s cast includes Lady Gaga, Sarah Paulson, Kathy Bates, Angela Bassett, Wes Bentley, Matt Bomer, Chloë Sevigny, O’Hare, Cheyenne Jackson, Evan Peters, Max Greenfield and Finn Wittrock. Ryan Murphy serves as co-creator, showrunner, executive producer, writer and director and Brad Falchuk is co-creator, executive producer and writer. Tim Minear, Brad Buecker, Jennifer Salt, James Wong and Alexis Martin Woodall also serve as executive producers. It’s produced by 20th Century Fox TV.
The 13-episode American Horror Story: Hotel premieres at 10 PM Wednesday, October 7.