American Horror Story returns EXPRESS for ‘Apocalypse’

Sarah Paulson, Joan Collins and Stevie Nicks join cast for the eighth instalment of the hit series.

Streaming on Foxtel and screening on showcase – the home of FX Originals – Thursday, September 13, Express from the US at 8:30pm AEST

Groundbreaking anthology series American Horror Story is set to return for its eighth instalment, ‘Apocalypse’, streaming on Foxtel and screening on showcase from Thursday, September 13 at 8.30pm AEST, express from the US

Co-created by Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk, the new 10-part season of the cult series, set in the near-distant future, is the long-awaited crossover of season one’s Murder House and season three’s Coven.

The stellar cast this season includes series regulars Evan Peters and Sarah Paulson, as well as returning cast members Jessica Lange and Adina Porter, who both appeared in Murder House. Legendary rock singer Stevie Nicks will also feature, as well as Kathy Bates, Emma Roberts, Taissa Farmiga, Gabourey Sidibe, Lily Rabe and Frances Conroy all of whom starred in Coven. Actors Billie Lourd, Cheyenne Jackson and Leslie Grossman from last season’s Cult are also confirmed to join.

Australian actor Cody Fern, who played David Madson in The Emmy® nominated FX series The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story, will appear for the first time in the new season series, along with Hollywood royalty Joan Collins and actor Billy Porter, who also stars in Ryan Murphy’s critically acclaimed FX series Pose.

For viewers wanting to catch up on the first seven seasons of American Horror Story, every episode is currently available to stream through Foxtel On Demand on internet-connected iQ set-top-boxes and on streaming service Foxtel Now.