American Horror Stories Season 2 Release Date, Cast, Plot, and More

There is good news for the fans of American Horror Story. The series is going to release its season 2 soon. Spare your time because, believe me, it’s only a week or two away from release.

This American Horror Stories is an American anthology series directed by Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk for FX on Hulu. The executive producers of the series are Alexis Martin Woodall, John J. Gray, Loni Peristere, and Manny Coto alongside Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk.

Ryan Murphy Television and Brad Falchuk Teley-Visions are the responsible production companies for the show.

Season 1 of American Horror Stories was dropped in July 2021, which comprised 7 episodes. The season received a positive response overall with an IMDb rating of 6.1 out of 10. On the other hand, it got a 52% acceptance score from Rotten Tomatoes, a review aggregator.

The series got nominated several times for Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards and Set Decorators Society America Awards for several categories.

After the love received by season 1, the series makers decided to have a season 2. If you are excited to know about season 2, you must give this article a read.

This article is all about the release date, possible plot, and lead players for season 2 of American Horror Stories. We also talk about the options for where you can watch the show. Keep on reading to know all of this.

American Horror Stories Season 2 Release Date

American Horror Stories Season 2 Release Date
American Horror Stories Season 2 Release Date

Season 2 of American Horror Story is all set to premiere on Thursday, July 21, 2022. The news was announced as the trailer for season 2 was released.

Season 2 will be going to have 8 episodes which are released on the weekly basis. So most probably the last episode will premiere on September 8, 2022. Each episode would have a duration of 30 to 40 minutes.

American Horror Stories Season 2 Storyline

American Horror Stories Season 2 Storyline
American Horror Stories Season 2 Storyline

American Horror Stories is an anthology series that means every week there is a new story with a new cast and crew. There is not a definite plot or to say synopsis released for season 2. So you never really know what awaits you. You only get to watch when the new episodes arrive.

Each story is unique in its own way. Sometimes they are tied together by a reference from the past, while at other times they are pure standalone tales. Those who love mysteries or are a fan of thrills would love this for sure.

While looking at the trailer, we can say that season 2 is a lot more creepy, which is full of those scary dolls. Here is the synopsis release from FX on Hulu.

“American Horror Stories is a spin-off of Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk’s award-winning hit anthology series American Horror Story. American Horror Stories is a weekly anthology series that will feature a different horror story in each episode.

Since 2011, the creators of the AHS have redefined the horror genre with various installments featuring a creepy asylum, a coven of witches, a traveling freak show, a haunted hotel, and the apocalypse itself. The television series sprouted a legion of dedicated fans who anticipated what terrors the next chapter would hold. The franchise is produced by Twentieth Television.

The series is executive produced by Ryan Murphy, Brad Falchuk, Alexis Martin Woodall, John J. Gray, and Manny Coto.”

Season 2 is going to have 8 episodes. Here is the whole schedule for you:

  • Episode 1: “Dollhouse” – July 21, 2022
  • Episode 2: “Aura” –July 28, 2022
  • Episode 3: “Drive” – August 4, 2022
  • Episode 4: “Milkmaids” –August 11, 2022
  • Episode 5: “Bloody Mary” –August 18, 2022
  • Episode 6: “Facelift” – August 25, 2022
  • Episode 7: “Nerco” – September 1, 2022
  • Episode 8: “Lake” – September 8, 2022

Are you excited about the upcoming season?

American Horror Stories Season 2 Cast

American Horror Stories Season 2 Cast
American Horror Stories Season 2 Cast

Usually, in these kinds of series, there is a new cast in every episode, or at other times the cast remains the same, but their role changes with every new episode. The same is the case with American Horror Stories season 2.

Some of the familiar faces that were in season 1 and will be back again for season 2 are Denis O’Hara, Gabourey Sidibe, Cody Fern, Max Greenfield, Nico Greetham Matt Lasky, Austin Woods, Seth Gabel, Rebecca Dayan, Cameron Cowperthwaite, Spencer Neville and Teddy Sears which we have seen in the trailer too.

Some of the newcomers for season 2 are newcomers:

  • Kristine Froseth.
  • Houston Jax Towe.
  • Abby Corrigan.
  • Simone Recasner.
  • Maryssa Menendez.
  • Emily Morales-Cabrera.
  • Caitlin Dulany.
  • Joel Swetow.
  • Lily Rohren.
  • Vince Yap.
  • Nancy Linehan Charles.
  • Bella Thorne.
  • Anthony De La Torre.
  • Billie Bodega.
  • Julia Schlaepfer.
  • Addison Timlin.
  • Ian Sharkey.
  • Dominique Jackson and many others.

However, there is no exact idea about what character they will be going to play in season 2. We have to wait for season 2 to arrive so we can know more about the characters.

Where can you watch American Horror Stories Season 2?

You can watch American Horror Stories season 2 is a Hulu-originated series. That means you can only watch it on Hulu TV if you have subscribed to the platform. You need to choose a subscription bundle: either a standalone Hulu subscription or a Disney Plus bundle. So then you can have access to Disney Plus, Hulu, and ESPN.

In the UK it will be aired on Disney+, while in the US it will be on Hulu. Besides, it’s also available on Stan in Australia and Star+ in Latin America. For Canada and Ireland users, you can watch it on Disney+.

Here is the schedule released by Disney+

  • Pacific Time: 00:00 AM / Midnight
  • Eastern Time: 03:00 AM
  • UK: 08:00 AM
  • Sydney, Australia – 7:00 PM

While for the other options, you can buy it as a download from Amazon Video, Apple iTunes, Google play movies, Rakuten TV, and Sky store. Sadly, neither season 1 nor season 2 would be available on Netflix for the time being. Yet we can expect some good things to happen real soon.

In case any further information is revealed by the showrunner, we will make sure to add her to this page. So bookmark the website before going back.

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