It has been confirmed that actress Sarah Paulson will feature in the upcoming new season of American Horror Story, entitled ‘Hotel’.
The news was confirmed via the Ryan Murphy’s Twitter. The creator of the anthology series said that Paulson will be playing “the baddest bad girl of them all.”
Paulson, who has been nominated for two Emmys for her previous roles in American Horror Story, will join the likes of Kathy Bates, Matt Bomer and Lady Gaga in the fifth season, following fourth season’s ‘Freak Show’ which saw Jessica Lange’s last performance in the series, who was widely dubbed as the ‘queen’ of the show.
American Horror Story will begin production this Summer and is likely to hit TV screens around October like its predecessors.
Watch the teaser trailer for ‘Hotel’ below which features Lady Gaga, who is rumoured to take Lange’s place in the starring role of the show.