Fall TV Preview

American Horror Story Sends In the Clowns With 3 New Freak Show Promos

It’s official: Ryan Murphy is not clowning around anymore.

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FX on Thursday released three new teasers for American Horror Story: Freak Show, introducing even more nightmare-inducing characters to get us amped for the Oct. 8 premiere.

In addition to the horrifying clown above, we might also be seeing this smiley gentleman:

And as if those weren’t already too much to swallow, there’s also this delightful chap, who — speaking of swallowing — has an insatiable appetite for swords. Yummy.

Drop a comment with your thoughts on the new AHS promos below.