American Horror Story Cast Membersby adamdaviddrummond | created - 8 months ago | updated - 7 months ago | Public
The Cast Members of American Horror Story [a] Peters also plays Andy Warhol, Jim Jones, David Koresh, Marshall Applewhite, Jesus, and Charles Manson. [s] means Series Regular [r] means Recurring [g] means Guest Star
Actress | American Ultra
Connie Britton began playing country music fading sensation Rayna Jaymes in Nashville (2012) after having wrapped production for the five season long Friday Night Lights (2006) alongside Kyle Chandler. She previously appeared in Universal's Friday Night Lights (2004) -the movie- directed by Peter ...
2 Season: Murder House - Vivien Harmon [s] Apocalypse - Vivien Harmon [g]
Actor | The Perks of Being a Wallflower
A Golden Globe winner and Emmy nominee, Dylan McDermott has proved his talent in film, television and theater. He was born Mark Anthony McDermott in Waterbury, Connecticut, to Diane (Marino) and Richard McDermott. Diane was 15 and Richard was 17 when Dylan was born. Richard earned money by hustling...
3 Season: Murder House - Dr. Ben Harmon [s] Asylum - Johnny Morgan [r] Apocalypse - Dr. Ben Harmon [g]
3. Evan Peters
Actor | X-Men: Apocalypse
Evan Peters was born in 1987 in St. Louis, Missouri to Phil and Julie Peters. When his father's job was transferred, the family moved to Grand Blanc, Michigan. There, Evan began taking acting classes and at age 15, he moved with his mother to Los Angeles in hopes of pursuing a career in the ...
8 Seasons: Murder House - Tate Langdon [s] Asylum - Kit Walker [s] Coven - Kyle Spencer [s] Freak Show - Jimmy Darling [s] Hotel - James March [s] Roanoke - Edward Philippe Mott & Rory Monahan [s] Cult - Kai Anderson [a] Apocalypse - Mr. Gallant, James March, Jeff Pfister & Tate Langdon [s]
Actress | The Final Girls
Taissa Farmiga is an American actress, and the younger sister of Academy Award nominee Vera Farmiga, who is 21 years her senior. She was born in Readington Township, New Jersey, USA, to Ukrainian-born parents Michael and Lubomyra (Spas) Farmiga.
Unlike her older sister, Taissa initially had no ...
4 Seasons: Murder House - Violet Harmon [s] Coven - Zoe Benson [s] Roanoke - Sophie Green [g] Apocalypse - Zoe Benson & Violet Harmon[r]
5. Denis O'Hare
Actor | Dallas Buyers Club
Denis O'Hare was born on January 17, 1962 in Kansas City, Missouri, USA as Denis Patrick Seamus O'Hare. He is an actor, known for Dallas Buyers Club (2013), Milk (2008) and The Proposal (2009). He has been married to Hugo Redwood since July 28, 2011. They have one child.
5 Seasons: Murder House - Larry Harvey [s] Coven - Spalding [s] Freak Show - Stanley [s] Hotel - Liz Taylor [s] Roanoke - Dr. Harris Cunningham & William van Henderson [s]
Actress | Tootsie
Jessica Lange was born in 1949, in Cloquet, Minnesota, USA, where her father worked as a traveling salesman. She obtained a scholarship to study art at the University of Minnesota, but instead went to Paris to study drama. She moved to New York, working as a model, until producer Dino De Laurentiis...
5 Seasons: Murder House - Constance Langdon [s] Asylum - Sister Jude Martin [s] Coven - Fiona Goode [s] Freak Show - Elsa Mars [s] Apocalypse - Constance Langdon [g]
Actor | Star Trek
Zachary Quinto was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, to Margaret J. (McArdle), an Irish-American office worker, and Joseph John Quinto, an Italian-American barber. Zachary graduated from Central Catholic High School in Pittsburgh, with the class of 1995, where he won Pittsburgh's Gene Kelly Award ...
2 Seasons: Murder House - Chad Warwick [g] Asylum - Dr. Oliver Thredson [s]
Actor | Shakespeare in Love
Joseph Alberic Twisleton-Wykeham-Fiennes was born in Salisbury, Wiltshire, to Jennifer Anne Mary Alleyne (Lash), a novelist, and Mark Fiennes, a photographer. He is one of six children. Four of his siblings are also in the arts: Ralph Fiennes, an actor; Martha Fiennes, a director; Magnus Fiennes, a...
1 Season: Asylum - Msgr. Timothy Howard [s]
Actress | 12 Years a Slave
Sarah Paulson was born on December 17, 1974 in Tampa, Florida, to Catharine Gordon (Dolcater) and Douglas Lyle Paulson II. She spent most of her early years in New York and Maine, before settling in Manhattan to attend the American Academy of Dramatic Arts and the High School for Performing Arts. ...
8 Seasons: Murder House - Billie Dean Howard [r] Asylum - Lana Winters [s] Coven - Cordelia Foxx [s] Freak Show - Bette & Dot Tattler [s] Hotel - Sally McKenna & Billie Dean Howard [s] Roanoke - Shelby Miller, Audrey Tindall, Lana Winters [s] Cult - Ally Mayfair Richards & Susan Atkins [s] Apocalypse - Ms. Venable, Cordelia Goode & Billie Dean Howard [s]
10. Lily Rabe
Actress | Miss Stevens
6 Seasons: Murder House - Nora Montgomery [r] Asylum - Sister Mary Eunice McKee [s] Coven - Misty Day [s] Freak Show - Sister Mary Eunice McKee [s] Hotel - Aileen Wuornos [g] Roanoke - Shelby Miller [s] Apocalypse - Misty Day [g]
11. Lizzie Brocheré
Actress | Rings
1 Season: Asylum - Grace Bertrand [s]
12. James Cromwell
Actor | The Green Mile
Born in Los Angeles but raised in Manhattan and educated at Middlebury College and Carnegie-Mellon University, James Cromwell is the son of film director John Cromwell and actress Kay Johnson. He studied acting at Carnegie-Mellon, and went into the theatre (like his parents) doing everything from ...
1 Season: Asylum - Dr. Arthur Arden [s]
13. Frances Conroy
Actress | Six Feet Under
Award-winning veteran stage actress Frances Conroy was introduced and encouraged by her parents to explore the elements of theater. Born Frances Hardman Conroy in Monroe, Georgia on November 13, 1953, she attended high school in Long Island and experienced classes at the Neighborhood Playhouse as a...
7 Seasons: Murder House - Moria O'Hara [r] Asylum - Shachath [r] Coven - Myrtle Snow [s] Freak Show - Gloria Mott [s] Roanoke - Mama Polk [g] Cult - Bebe Babbitt [g] Apocalypse - Myrtle Snow & Moria O'Hara [r]
14. Emma Roberts
Actress | We're the Millers
Emma Roberts was born in Rhinebeck, New York. She was a baby when her parents separated, and she grew up living with her mother, Kelly Cunningham. She was educated at Archer School for Girls in Los Angeles, California.
Emma is the daughter of Oscar-nominated actor Eric Roberts, and the niece of ...
4 Seasons: Coven - Madison Montgomery [s] Freak Show - Maggie Esmeralda [s] Cult - Serena Belinda [g] Apocalypse - Madison Montgomery [s]
15. Kathy Bates
Actress | Misery
Multi-talented Kathleen Doyle Bates was born on June 28, 1948, and raised in Memphis, Tennessee. She is the youngest of three girls born to Bertye Kathleen (Talbot), a homemaker, and Langdon Doyle Bates, a mechanical engineer. Her grandfather was author Finis L. Bates. Kathy has English, as well as...
5 Seasons: Coven - Delphine LaLaurie [s] Freak Show - Ethel Darling [s] Hotel - Iris [s] Roanoke - The Butcher & Agnes Mary Winstead [s] Apocalypse - Mariam Mead & Delphine LaLaurie [s]
16. Michael Chiklis
Actor | The Shield
Michael Chiklis has been working professionally as an actor since he was thirteen. He started in the theater and after receiving his BFA in acting from Boston University's College Of Fine Arts, Michael moved to New York City where he continued acting on the stage until he got his big break playing ...
1 Season: Freak Show - Dell Toledo [s]
17. Finn Wittrock
Actor | American Horror Story
Finn Wittrock was born in Lenox, Massachusetts, to Kate Claire Crowley, a professor of occupational therapy, and Peter Wittrock, an actor and voice teacher. Finn grew up near the stage of Shakespeare and Company, where his father worked. He made his Broadway debut as Happy in "Death of a Salesman", ...
3 Seasons: Freak Show - Dandy Mott [s] Hotel - Tristan Duffy & Rudolph Valentino [r] Roanoke - Jether Polk [g]
18. Angela Bassett
Actress | Strange Days
Captivating, gifted, and sensational, Angela Bassett's presence has been felt in theaters and on stages and television screens throughout the world. Angela Evelyn Bassett was born on August 16, 1958 in New York City, to Betty Jane (Gilbert), a social worker, and Daniel Benjamin Bassett, a ...
5 Seasons: Coven - Marie Laveau [r] Freak Show - Desiree Dupree [s] Hotel - Ramona Royale [s] Roanoke - Lee Harris & Monet Tumusiime [s] Apocalypse - Marie Leaveau [g]
19. Wes Bentley
Actor | American Beauty
Wes Bentley is an American actor who first became well-known via his role in the Oscar-winning film American Beauty (1999), in which he played the soulful, artistic next-door neighbor Ricky Fitts. He also portrayed gamemaker Seneca Crane in The Hunger Games (2012), and co-stars in Lovelace (2013) as...
3 Seasons: Freak Show - Edward Mordrake [g] Hotel - Det. John Lowe [s] Roanoke - Ambrose White & Dylan [s]
20. Matt Bomer
Actor | The Normal Heart
Matthew Staton Bomer was born in Webster Groves, Greater St. Louis, Missouri, to Elizabeth Macy (Staton) and John O'Neill Bomer IV, a Dallas Cowboys draft pick. Matt was raised in Spring, Texas, and educated at Klein High School, near Houston. After school, he attended Carnegie Mellon University in...
2 Seasons: Freak Show - Andy [g] Hotel - Donovan [s]
21. Chloë Sevigny
Actress | Boys Don't Cry
Known in the mid to late nineties for her status as a fashion impresario and "it girl," with over a dozen art house films to her credit, Chloë Sevigny also stands out as one of the most prominent queens of contemporary independent cinema. Originally hailing from Darien, Connecticut, Sevigny ...
2 Seasons: Asylum - Shelly [r] Hotel - Dr. Alex Lowe [s]
22. Cheyenne Jackson
Actor | American Horror Story
Cheyenne Jackson was born on July 12, 1975 in Newport, Washington, USA as Cheyenne David Jackson. He is an actor, known for American Horror Story (2011), 30 Rock (2006) and Glee (2009). He has been married to Jason Landau since September 13, 2014. They have two children. He was previously married ...
4 Seasons: Hotel - Will Drake [s] Roanoke - Sidney Aaron James [s] Cult - Dr. Rudy Vincent [s] Apocalypse - John Henry Moore [s]
23. Lady Gaga
Soundtrack | A Star Is Born
Lady Gaga, born Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta, is an American songwriter, singer, actress, philanthropist, dancer and fashion designer.
Gaga was born on March 28, 1986 in Manhattan, New York City, to Cynthia Louise (Bissett) and Joseph Anthony Germanotta, Jr., an internet entrepreneur. Her ...
2 Seasons: Hotel - The Countess [s] Roanoke - Scathach [g]
24. Cuba Gooding Jr.
Actor | Jerry Maguire
Cuba Gooding Jr. was born on January 2, 1968, in The Bronx, New York. His mother, Shirley (Sullivan), was a backup singer for The Sweethearts. His father, Cuba Gooding, was the lead vocalist for the R&B group The Main Ingredient, which had a hit with the song "Everybody Plays The Fool". His ...
1 Season: Roanoke - Matt Miller & Dominic Banks [s]
25. André Holland
Actor | Moonlight
1 Season: Roanoke - Matt Miller [s]
26. Billie Lourd
Actress | Star Wars: Episode VIII - The Last Jedi
Billie Lourd was born on July 17, 1992 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Billie Catherine Lourd. She is an actress, known for Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017), Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015) and American Horror Story (2011).
2 Seasons: Cult - Winter Anderson & Linda Kasabian [s] Apocalypse - Mallory [s]
27. Alison Pill
Actress | Scott Pilgrim vs. the World
Alison is a Canadian born TV, film and theater actress.
She was born in Toronto, Ontario. Her father, who is Estonian, is a financier. She attended Vaughan Road Academy, and decided she wanted to be an actor when she was age 10. She was a member of the Toronto Children's Chorus and was chosen to ...
1 Season: Cult - Ivy Mayfair-Richards [s]
28. Adina Porter
Actress | American Horror Story
Adina Porter was born and raised in New York City, more specifically, The South Bronx. She is a first generation American; her father was born and spent his youth in Sierra Leone, Africa, while her mother was born in Bermuda. As a young child, Porter entertained her parents by staging plays in the ...
4 Seasons: Murder House - Sally Freeman [g] Roanoke - Lee Harris [r] Cult - Beverly Hope [r] Apocalypse - Dinah Stevens [s]
29. Leslie Grossman
Actress | Popular
Leslie Grossman was born on October 25, 1971 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Leslie Erin Grossman. She is an actress, known for Popular (1999), What I Like About You (2002) and Can't Hardly Wait (1998). She has been married to John Bronson since May 2000. They have one child.
2 Seasons: Cult - Meadow Wilton / Patricia Krenwinkel [r] Apocalypse - Coco St. Pierre Vanderbilt [s]
30. Cody Fern
Actor | American Crime Story
Hailing from rural Western Australia, Cody made his auspicious stage debut as the lead in the National Theatre's production of 'War Horse'. He played David Madson on the acclaimed series American Crime Story: The Assassination of Gianni Versace and Jim in the film The Tribes of Palos Verdes. He ...
1 Season: Apocalypse - Michael Langdon [s]