Sarah Paulson only had a week to prepare for directing the latest American Horror Story

This week, FX’s American Horror Story: Apocalypse finally (finally) returned to Murder House, the setting of the show’s solid first season, and American Horror Story staple Sarah Paulson made her directorial debut with the landmark episode. Variety talked to Paulson about what it was like to direct for the series, and…

American Horror Story is back with our worst nightmare, which just isn’t that scary

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Welcome to the world of American Horror Story: Apocalypse. And… now it’s gone. After last year’s so topical it hurts tale of political outrage and the terrifying rise of angry men on the internet, this year’s story of total annihilation seems like the natural conclusion, and should feel just as timely. Instead, it…

The new American Horror Story combines seasons 1 and 3—here’s a refresher on what happened

Ryan Murphy’s unnecessarily grandiose visions of a wholly interconnected American Horror Story universe have come to pass: The new season, American Horror Story: Apocalypse, will bring together the first and third seasons of the show for a new story that ties together those respective storylines. Like many people, you…

Yep, that's Connie Britton and Dylan McDermott standing in their old Murder House

American Horror Story is a series already burdened by excess, so it’s a bit exhausting to hear that the upcoming Apocalypse will fold in characters and plotlines from both Murder House and Coven, not to mention task Sarah Paulson with reprising her roles from both of those seasons in addition to playing an entirely…

Owners of American Horror Story "murder house" sue previous owners over nosy fans, ghosts

Now that the novelty of throwing pizzas on the roof of the Breaking Bad house has worn off, there’s a hot new trend among TV tourists: Trying to break in to the “murder house” from American Horror Story. Driving by slowly, wandering up to the property, and even unlawful breaking and entering all appear to be on the…