American Horror Story: Coven, the third installment in the horror franchise, will debut during October in the run-up to Halloween, as did its predecessors. Coven, starring Jessica Lange, Kathy Bates and Angela Bassett, will debut October 9, airing Wednesdays at 10 PM. The 13-episode series, now filming in New Orleans, tells the secret history of witches and witchcraft in America. Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk created AHS, whose second season, Asylum, is the most Emmy-nominated program this year with 17.

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