Misery Star Kathy Bates For American Horror Story Season 3

Misery star Kathy Bates is on the verge of signing on the dotted line to star in American Horror Story season three, reports TVLine.

She will apparently be playing the best friend of Jessica Lange’s new character (whoever that may be), who then develops into her sworn enemy.

American Horror Story co-creator Ryan Murphy has said that season three will take place in the modern day (though we will see “different time periods” which presumably means flashbacks), be set in an number of different cities, will be funnier and will feature Lange as a “glamour cat leading lady.”

Previous American Horror Story actors who’ll be returning in new roles will include Lily Rabe, Sarah Paulson, Evan Peters, Taissa Farmiga and Frances Conroy.

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