sarah paulson Tag

“Grey’s Anatomy” has recast the role of young Ellis Grey. Sally Pressman is taking the reins from Sarah Paulson, who is busy filming “American Horror Story: Freak Show.” Paulson played the character in a flashback episode back in Season 6.  Pressman is joining the veteran drama in flashbacks for two episodes, starting with tonight’s season premiere. The second episode will be later this fall where she will be joined by J. August Richards, who plays young Richard Webber (James Pickens, Jr.). Kate Burton will also reprise her role as an older EllisRead More
Skyler Samuels is the latest actress cast in the newest season of “American Horror Story,” according to The Hollywood Reporter. Samuels will have a major recurring role on the fourth season of the FX horror anthology series, titled “American Horror Story: Freak Show.” Her character, described as pivotal, is a local who gets herself into a sticky situation. This season of the series is set in 1952 when a carnival troop comes to a Florida town at the same time as a dark entity. This dark force threatens both theRead More
A new trailer for the fourth installment of Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk‘s FX anthology series “American Horror Story” has debuted, giving us a closer look at the unusual cast of characters on this circus-themed season. Set in 1952 in Jupiter, Florida, the appropriately titled “American Horror Story: Freak Show” follows one of America’s last freak shows, led by two-time Emmy winner Jessica Lange as German ex-pat Elsa Mars, during what is described as “the strange emergence of a dark entity that savagely threatens the lives of townsfolk and freaksRead More
UPDATE: Whoops, looks like this is fan-made. FX have confirmed no official promos for “American Horror Story: Freakshow” have yet been released. Leave it to Ryan Murphy to put a creepy twist on the beautiful fallen angel trope in the first teaser released for “American Horror Story: Freakshow,” the fourth installment in his FX horror anthology series. It doesn’t appear the teaser showcases any actual cast members of the new season, but here’s what we know about the circus-themed season so far: Jessica Lange is again Murphy’s leading lady, thisRead More
A while back, some pictures that turned out to just be fan art were released which depicted the next season of “American Horror Story” as a carnival. Turns out they were insanely close to the actual storyline which is that season 4, as reported by EW, will have a “Freak Show” theme. Jessica Lange is again the leading lady, this time a German ex-pat in charge of one of the United State’s last freak shows. It’s set in 1950 in Jupiter, Florida, and the showcased performers are all some veryRead More
Jake Lacy
Jake Lacy, 28, is the latest addition for Todd Haynes‘s 1950s-set lesbian romance drama “Carol,” according to The Hollywood Reporter. “The Office” star joins a cast that already includes Cate Blanchett, Rooney Mara, Kyle Chandler and Sarah Paulson. “Carol” is based on Patricia Highsmith’s 1952 novel “The Price of Salt,” which follows a young woman named Therese Belivet (Mara), who encounters and falls in love with a soon-to-be divorced suburban housewife named Carol (Blanchett). Their romance becomes the target of a private investigator who blackmails Carol into choosing a lifeRead More
Well, it sounds like Kyle Chandler will finally get out from behind a desk job, as Deadline reports the “Friday Night Lights” alum has joined Todd Haynes’ 1950s romantic thriller “Carol” opposite Cate Blanchett and Rooney Mara, and there’s no FBI case to investigate in sight. Instead, Chandler will play jealous husband to Blanchett’s titular Carol. He has good reason to be be jealous, as the film will chronicle the love affair that blooms between the wealthy and sophisticated Carol and Mara’s lonely department store shop girl. Carol wants outRead More
Fox Searchlight has released two new clips of “12 Years a Slave”. Steve McQueen‘s acclaimed drama stars Chiwetel Ejiofor as Soloman Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, who is abducted and sold into slavery. Through his twelve years as a slave, he serves various owners, including the ruthless Edwin Epps (Michael Fassbender) and his wife (Sarah Paulson). In the first clip, Paulson’s character summons Northup to fetch a list of orders, to which he accepts with obedience. But before he heads out to do her errands, sheRead More
Fox Searchlight has released the first TV spot for Steve McQueen‘s forthcoming pre-Civil War drama “12 Years a Slave.” The film stars Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Fassbender, Brad Pitt, Benedict Cumberbatch, Sarah Paulson, Paul Giamatti, Paul Dano and Alfre Woodard. “12 Years a Slave” tells the true of story of Soloman Northup (Ejiofor), a free black man from upstate New York, who is abducted and sold into slavery, first serving a man named William Ford (Cumberbatch). His third slave owner, Edwin Epps (Fassbender), is the most malicious one yet. Along withRead More
Witchcraft is the theme for the new promo of Ryan Murphy‘s FX hit “American Horror Story: Coven,” which was released exclusively by E! News. It features returning stars Jessica Lange, Taissa Farmiga and Sarah Paulson. Also teased in the new promo are the latest additions to the cast: Kathy Bates, Angela Bassett, Emma Roberts and Gabourey Sidibe. Season three takes place at Miss Robichaux’s Academy for Exceptional Young Ladies, a New Orleans school for young witches that is run by Cordelia (Paulson). At the focus are a group young witches:Read More