Kathy Bates Joins ‘American Horror Story: Hotel’ Cast
Kathy Bates, who made her American Horror Story debut in Coven, is the latest past cast member to join Hotel.
Kathy Bates Joins Hotel
American Horror Story co-creator Ryan Murphy announced Bates’ casting on Twitter Wednesday.
Kathy Bates is running the Hotel. #AHSSeason5
— Ryan Murphy (@MrRPMurphy) April 8, 2015
Bates now joins the previously announced Lady Gaga, Wes Bentley, Matt Bomer, Cheyeene Jackson and Chloe Sevigny in the latest installment of the FX anthology series. While the details regarding the roles of the other actors have been kept secret, Murphy’s tweet suggests Bates will be the woman in charge of the titular hotel.
In American Horror Story: Coven, Bates played the murderous Marie Delphine LaLaurie. In Freak Show, Bates played the bearded lady Ethel Darling.
American Horror Story: Hotel will premiere in the fall.