American Horror Story Freak Show Trailer. FX‘s American Horror Story: Freak Show TV show trailer stars Kathy Bates, Michael Chiklis, Angela Bassett, Evan Peters, and Sarah Paulson. American Horror Story: Freak Show‘s plot synopsis: “American Horror Story: Freak Show’ begins its tale in the quiet, sleepy hamlet of Jupiter, Florida. The year is 1952. A troupe of curiosities has just arrived to town, coinciding with the strange emergence of a dark entity that savagely threatens the lives of townsfolk and freaks alike. This is the story of the performers and their desperate journey of survival amidst the dying world of the American carny experience.”
On who each character will portraying:
The trailer winds through the performers’ tents, offering a voyeuristic look at several characters including Effel Darling (Kathy Bates), the bearded lady; Wendell del Tolito (Michael Chiklis), the strongman; Desiree Dupree (Angela Bassett), the three-breasted woman; Jimmy Darling (Evan Peters), Effel’s son who appears to have webbed hands; Bette and Dot Tattler (Sarah Paulson), the two-headed woman; Elsa Mars (Jessica Lange), the ringleader; and Jyoti Amge, the world’s smallest woman, playing what appears to be Elsa’s assistant.
American Horror Story: Freak Show also stars Jessica Lange, Jyoti Amge, Denis O’Hare, Frances Conroy, Emma Roberts, Gabourey Sidibe, Wes Bentley, John Carroll Lynch, and Finn Wittrock.
Watch the American Horror Story: Freak Show TV show trailer and leave your thoughts on it below in the comments section. For more American Horror Story photos, videos, and information, visit our American Horror Story Page, subscribe to us by Email, “follow” us on Twitter, Tumblr, or “like” us on Facebook. American Horror Story: Freak Show will premiere on FX on October 8, 2014 at 10 pm.