“White Collar” and “Magic Mike” star Matt Bomer is joining the cast of “American Horror Story: Freak Show,” the upcoming fourth season of FX’s horror anthology series.
Details on Bomer’s character are being kept under wraps, other than show runner Ryan Murphy describing the role as “warped.” This year’s story is set in a small Florida town in 1952 and follows the members of a circus troupe who arrive in the town at the same time a dark entity threatens the lives of them all.
Bomer joins other new faces on the show this season include Michael Chiklis, Wes Bentley, John Carroll Lynch, Finn Wittrock, Jyoti Amge and Patti LaBelle. Returning stars include Jessica Lange, Kathy Bates, Angela Bassett, Frances Conroy, Sarah Paulson, Emma Roberts, Gabourey Sidibe and Evan Peters.
Also today, the network continues its marketing campaign for the new season with another cryptic promo trailer, this one will likely turn you off lollipop for a while. The new season premieres October 8th.