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Talking AMERICAN HORROR STORY: ROANOKE with Executive Producer Tim Minear

Tim Minear is a two time Emmy-nominated screenwriter/producer/director known for his amazing contributions to the Horror genre such as AMERICAN HORROR STORY and X-FILES, as well as other shows like FIREFLY, ANGEL and DRIVE. Minear has consistently re-defined horror content in regards to cable television programming. Blumhouse.com had the honor of catching up with him briefly to ask a bit […]

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Lady Gaga Will Most Likely Be Back For More AMERICAN HORROR STORY

After a successful stay at AMERICAN HORROR STORY’s HOTEL, it appears last season’s star Lady Gaga is ready for more. As initially reported on Variety, Lady Gaga was a guest on Z100 this morning and when asked if she’d be back for season 6 of the popular FX anthology series, she responded “Yes,” and quickly […]

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Somewhere Over the Dark Rainbow: Queer Fear and AMERICAN HORROR STORY

In terms of queer content on mainstream television, it was Ryan (GLEE, NIP/TUCK) Murphy and Brad Falchuk who broke the mould with their 2011 debut of the triumphantly taboo-breaking AMERICAN HORROR STORY. The anthology show was largely experimental in nature, yes. The haunted house format was lifted wholesale from horror’s historical archives and, yes, it […]

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Five Important Things About the Season Finale of AMERICAN HORROR STORY: HOTEL and Last Thoughts

Rather than just recapping the most recent episode of AMERICAN HORROR STORY: HOTEL, each week we are going to break it down into the most interesting, weird, delightful, and mind-boggling bits… like these! Bartholomew What happened to the Countess’ baby? That is the only story thread that I really felt was dropped. The little ERASERHEAD creature […]

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5 Things We Love About This Week’s AMERICAN HORROR STORY: HOTEL

American Horror Story: Hotel Episode 510 “She Gets Revenge” Rather than just recapping the most recent episode of AMERICAN HORROR STORY: HOTEL, each week we are going to break it down into the most interesting, weird, delightful, and mind-boggling bits… like these! The title Last week’s episode was called “She Wants Revenge.” This week’s episode […]

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5 Awesome AMERICAN HORROR STORY Memes!

AMERICAN HORROR STORY: HOTEL has been impressing both critics and fans alike, and like most cult shows, viewers have gone on to create some amazing graphics and memes surrounding the AHS’s many prior seasons and unique characters. Here are five of our favorite AMERICAN HORROR STORY memes from all seasons.     1- All the […]

The REAL History Behind AMERICAN HORROR STORY: HOTEL’s James March & Actual Serial Killer HH Holmes

Last week we reported on how the setting for AMERICAN HORROR STORY: HOTEL was based on the real life Hotel Cecil in Los Angeles. Read about it here- http://www.blumhouse.com/2015/11/05/the-gruesome-tale-of-the-real-hotel-american-horror-story-is-based-on-the-hotel-cecil/ But did you know the HOTEL main character of James March and his wild torture chambers are also based on real history? Stairs to nowhere, doors […]

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The Gruesome Tale of the REAL Hotel AMERICAN HORROR STORY is Based On: The Hotel Cecil

Set in Downtown Los Angeles, AMERICAN HORROR STORY: HOTEL is the story of the Hotel Cortez, a 90-year-old hotel built by serial killer James Patrick March.  But there’s a real story behind this dark and twisted location, the story of The Cecil Hotel which was the real life inspiration for the current season of AHS. […]

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INTERVIEW: Talking with AMERICAN HORROR STORY Make-up Designer Eryn Krueger Mekash

Makeup designer Eryn Krueger Mekash has worked on every season of AMERICAN HORROR STORY, including this year’s HOTEL. While the season is still young, we have already met Addition Monster, Mattress Man, shower zombies, and vampires. We spoke to Eryn about the development process, working with Ryan Murphy, and, of course, Lady Gaga. Blumhouse.com: You’ve […]

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QUIZ: How Well Do You Know American Horror Story?

With the new season of AMERICAN HORROR STORY debuting this week, it is time to see if you have been paying attention to the prior seasons. Click below to find out how well you know AMERICAN HORROR STORY!

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“Check In” With This Trailer To AMERICAN HORROR STORY: HOTEL!

Are you ready for a quick glimpse into the world of AMERICAN HORROR STORY: HOTEL? A quick 30 second teaser trailer has been released by FX and it’s a complete assault of all of your visual senses! Titled “Hallways,” the clip gives us a quick look at each of the characters appearing on the latest […]