Kathy Bates (Harry’s Law) has joined the cast of American Horror Story: Hotel, the upcoming fifth season of FX’s anthology series American Horror Story.
As is their standard MO when it comes to all things related to American Horror Story, FX is remaining tight-lipped about any and all details pertaining to the fifth season outside of the fact that it will consist of 13 episodes. As such, there are no details available on the character that Kathy Bates will play in Hotel.
Kathy Bates is the latest actor confirmed for a starring role in the fifth season of American Horror Story: Hotel. She joins a growing cast that also includes Lady Gaga, Matt Bomer (White Collar), Cheyenne Jackson (United 93), Wes Bentley (The Time Being) and Chloe Sevigny (Bloodline).
This also marks the third consecutive season in a row that Kathy Bates has starred in American Horror Story, after previously appearing in both American Horror Story: Coven and American Horror Story: Freak Show. Production on Hotel is slated to commence in Los Angeles this Summer for a Fall 2015 premiere.