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American Horror Story Casting News: Jenna Dewan Joins Season 2 as Adam Levine's 'Lover'

American Horror Story just stepped up its forthcoming Season 2.

The FX drama has added Step Up ingénue Jenna Dewan to play opposite Maroon 5 lead singer/The Voice judge Adam Levine, EW.com reports. The pair will portray The Lovers, a couple central to the show’s second season.

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As previously reported, Season 2 of the Emmy-nominated series will take place in a 1960s insane asylum on the East Coast. Jessica Lange will play a nun who’s in charge of the facility, and her Season 1 castmates Zachary Quinto, Sarah Paulson, Evan Peters and Lily Rabe will return to portray completely new characters, as well.

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Dewan (aka Mrs. Channing Tatum) is the latest in a slew of cast additions that includes Chloe Sevigny, Lizzie Brocheré, Joseph Fiennes, James Cromwell, Britne Oldford, Mark Consuelos, Clea Duvall and Chris Zylka.

The scary new season is set to premiere in October on FX.

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  1. Sam says:

    Lucky girl, but make sure his crotch covering is on tight for the love making scenes. His… downstairs region should come with a “Hazzard” warning.

  2. Rrrrrr says:

    I think it would be easier if you guys just started reporting on who ISN’T going to be in Ameican Horror Story

  3. jared says:

    This entire cast is amazing…cant wait for season 2 to premiere.

  4. florence says:

    I don’t know her as an actress, the only thing I’ve seen her in was Step Up and I hated that (wasn’t her fault though, just thought it was a bad movie). I also haven’t seen Adam Levine acting so there’s no way to have an opinion about that… but the “Lovers” are probably very sexual roles and they’re both pretty hot so it should work.