More Details on the Two-Part American Horror Story Halloween Episode; FX to Air Special Halloween Night Marathon
Although originally we were told that FX would be airing its special two-part Halloween episode of "American Horror Story" on the 26th and 31st of October, they've decided to mix things up a bit. Part 1 will still be on the 26th, but you'll have to wait until November 2nd for Part 2 because in its place will be a four-episode "AHS" marathon on Monday, October 31st, beginning at 10:00 PM E/P.
Here are the full details from the "American Horror Story" Facebook page:
FX will air a special Halloween marathon of the new hit drama "American Horror Story" featuring the first four episodes of the series on Monday, October 31st, beginning at 10:00 PM E/P. In addition to the Halloween marathon, series co-creators and executive producers Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk have produced a special two-part Halloween-themed episode in honor of the horror-filled holiday; the first hour airs Wednesday, October 26th, at 10:00 PM ET/PT, and the second airs Wednesday, November 2nd, at the same time. Feature film star Zachary Quinto (Star Trek) guest stars in both episodes as one of the house’s former owners.
Listed below are episode descriptions for the "AHS" Halloween Marathon on October 31st:
Episode 1 – “Pilot” 10:00 PM E/P (original air date October 5th, 10 PM E/P) – A therapist moves his wife and teenage daughter across the country to escape their troubled past. The Harmon family quickly discovers their new home comes with its own kind of baggage. Written by Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk; directed by Ryan Murphy.
Episode 2 – “Home Invasion” 11:10 PM E/P (original air date October 12th, 10 PM E/P) – Vivien and Violet find themselves in a dangerous situation eerily similar to a past event. Ben goes back to Boston to fix a mistake. Written by Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk; directed by Alfonso Gomez-Rejon.
Episode 3 – “Murder House” 12:10 AM E/P (original air date October 19th, 10 PM E/P) – After putting the house back on the market, Vivien learns about its first residents. Ben’s visitor causes him to further unravel. Constance and Moira’s history is revealed. Written by Jennifer Salt; directed by Brad Buecker.
Episode 4 – “Halloween, Part 1” 1:10 AM E/P (original air date October 26th, 10 PM E/P) – The line between the living and the dead blurs on Halloween. Two of the house’s previous residents give the Harmons decorating advice. Written by James Wong; directed by David Semel.
"American Horror Story", co-created by former "Nip/Tuck" executive producers and current "Glee" co-creators/executive producers Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk, revolves around The Harmons, a family of three who move from Boston to Los Angeles as a means to reconcile past anguish. The all star cast features Dylan McDermott ("The Practice") as “Ben Harmon,” a psychiatrist; Connie Britton ("Friday Night Lights") as “Vivien Harmon,” Ben’s wife; Taissa Farmiga as “Violet,” the Harmons’ teenage daughter; Jessica Lange (Tootsie, Blue Sky, Grey Gardens) in her first-ever regular series TV role as “Constance,” the Harmons’ neighbor; Evan Peters ("One Tree Hill") plays “Tate Langdon,” one of Ben’s patients; and Denis O’Hare ("The Good Wife") as “Larry Harvey.”
Guest stars for the series include Frances Conroy ("Six Feet Under") as the Harmons’ housekeeper; Alexandra Breckenridge (Dirt) as the Harmons’ housekeeper; Jamie Brewer as Constance’s daughter; Zachary Quinto; Teddy Sears; Morris Chestnut; Eric Stonestreet; and Sarah Paulson.
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