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TVLine's Performer of the Week: Jessica Lange


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THE PERFORMER | Jessica Lange

THE SHOW | American Horror Story: Coven

THE EPISODE | “The Replacements”


American Horror Story Season 4 (and Beyond): 7 Possible, Mostly Plausible Premises

American Horror Story: Camp Blood 
Remember how freaked out you were the first time you saw Friday the 13th? Now take that fear and multiply it by the thought of it being Bloody Face (or — gasp! — worse) beneath that hockey mask! Suddenly, short-shorts and Betsy Palmer aren’t the scariest things at a 1970s-set campground, are they?

Since American Horror Story: Coven has been scaring up such excellent numbers for FX, we’re pretty much assured a Season 4 (and even 5, 6 and 7, we’d wager). But, having already thrown open the doors to a haunted house, a loony bin and Miss Robichaux’s Academy for Exceptional Young Ladies, where will Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk take us next? READ MORE & VIEW GALLERY

American Horror Story: Coven: Fresh Spoilers on the Feminism-Focused Third Chapter

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The first details about FX’s American Horror Story: Coven, the bewitching third chapter of Ryan Murphy’s anthology series (bowing in October), trickled out Friday at the Television Critics Assoc. summer press tour, including the identities of several key characters and fresh intel on the female-driven plot. READ MORE

Exclusive: American Horror Story Season 3 Pits Jessica Lange Against… Kathy Bates!


American Horror Story is ratcheting up the Misery in Season 3.

Oscar winner Kathy Bates is nearing a deal to join FX’s hit spookfest as a nemesis to Jessica Lange, TVLine has learned exclusively.

Bates will play …READ MORE

American Horror Story Renewed for Season 3, Jessica Lange to Return… But Who'll She Play?

AMERICAN HORROR STORY: ASYLUM (Season Premiere, Wednesday, October 17, 10:00 pm e/p) -- Pictured: Jessica Lange as Sister Jude -- CR: Frank Ockenfels/FX

American Horror Story is far from done haunting FX.

The network Thursday announced that Ryan Murphy‘s scary drama will be back for a third season next year. READ MORE

New American Horror Story: Asylum Trailer – With Real (and Creepy) Footage!


How many scary/disturbing images are crammed into the new one-minute trailer for American Horror Story: Asylum, the first promo for the FX scarefest to feature footage from the actual miniseries? READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO

American Horror Story Exclusive: Bourne Actress Franka Potente Joins Season 2 Cast as [Spoiler]


American Horror Story has admitted Franka Potente to its asylum-set second season, TVLine has learned exclusively.

The Run Lola Run actress — who appeared opposite Matt Damon in the first two Bourne flicks — will play …READ MORE

Holy Moly! Jessica Lange’s Horror Story Season 2 Character Is Also a [Spoiler]

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We already knew that American Horror Story’s Jessica Lange would be back for Season 2 not as Southern belle Constance, but as the administrator at a 1960s East Coast asylum for the criminally insane.

And now we’ve got another interesting nugget about the Oscar-winning actress’ character: She’s  …READ MORE

Eye on Emmy: Jessica Lange on Playing Horror Story's Hell of a Belle and Season 2′s 'Wild Ride'

American Horror Story Set in 1950

Constance Langdon is not a neighbor you want to borrow a cup of sugar from, and you most definitely should beware when she comes bearing home-baked gifts (or, for that matter, “sweet breads”). And yet as portrayed by Jessica Lange, who came into FX’s American Horror Story with two Oscars and one Emmy on her mantel, the Harmon family’s oft unwelcome visitor did not repel but regale us.

Thus far, Lange has netted a Screen Actors Guild Award and a Golden Globe for her first venture into series television. Will claiming another Emmy, for Lead Actress in a TV-Movie/Miniseries, make her housewarming complete? READ THE TVLINE Q&A