We’re just days away from the premiere of American Horror Story: Freak Show, and cast members Michael Chiklis, Sarah Paulson, Angela Bassett, Denis O’Hare and Francis Conroy are spilling some secrets about the new season in this newest promo video.
While the Jupiter, Florida, freak show has its share of oddities, AHS once again plays with universal themes. “All anybody wants to be is love and accepted,” says Chiklis. “And this is sort of an extreme of that.”
Or as Paulson puts it, “there’s a little bit of freak in everyone.”
Below, Mat Fraser discusses being “a freak actor playing a freak.”
AHS: Freak Show premieres October 8 at 10pm on FX: