- By TVweb | Aug 29, 2012
FX has released the latest trailer for American Horror Story: Asylum, with the Season 2 Premiere airing Wednesday, October 17 at 10 PM ET on FX. As with the previous videos, today's latest glimpse at the season offers a mysterious look into the East Coast mental hospital, with the simple act of a patient taking a pill. Take a look at the video, then read on for more details on this season, and the first photos of the main cast.
It has been revealed that American Horror Story: Asylum is set in 1964 at a Massachussetts mental hospital known as Briarcliff. Take a look at these photos featuring Jessica Lange as her new character Sister Jude, Zachary Quinto as Briarcliff psychiatrist Dr. Thredson, James Cromwell as the sinister Dr. Arden, Lily Rabe as Sister Eunice, Joseph Fiennes as Monsignor Timothy O'Hara, Adam Levine as honeymooner Leo, Jenna Dewan-Tatum as Leo's wife Teresa, Evan Peters as Kit, Sarah Paulson as the journalist Lana, and Chloë Sevigny as the nymphomaniac inmate Shelley.
American Horror Story episode 2.1, "Welcome to Briarcliff" stars Jenna Dewan-Tatum, Clea DuVall, Zachary Quinto, Evan Peters, Jessica Lange, Adam Levine, Chloë Sevigny, Joseph Fiennes and is directed by Bradley Buecker.