An Academy Award-winning and Emmy-winning actress will be a part of the upcoming FX series “American Horror Story: Hotel.” FX announced that Kathy Bates, who starred in “American Horror Story: Freak Show,” is back on board for another cycle of the horror anthology.
Bates also appeared in “American Horror Story: Coven,” winning an Emmy for her work on the show. She has a total of two Emmys on her resume, including one for a guest appearance on “Two and a Half Men,” and won an Oscar for her lead performance in the 1990 movie “Misery.”
Bates joins previously announced stars Lady Gaga, Matt Bomer, Cheyenne Jackson, Wes Bentley and Chloe Sevigny on “Hotel.”
Production is set to begin in late summer, with the show set for an October premiere on FX.