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American Horror Story Asylum Teases: Who's The New Rubber Man?

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This much we know about American Horror Story Season 2:

  • It will be titled American Horror Story: Asylum.
  • It will be set in the 1960s at a mental asylum run by the Catholic Church.
  • Jessica Lange will portray the lead of the series once again, a nun in charge of an eccentric group of patients.

But Ryan Murphy took to Twitter this week and delivered a handful of new teases, starting with what the creator has dubbed "this year's Rubber Man." Say hello to Bloody Face, fans!

He/It was teased earlier this summer when Adam Levine posted the following photo online:

Adam Levine Tweet

Among other tidbits provided by Murphy:

Those who missed American Horror Story Season 1 needn't worry. "It's a completely new story," he wrote, adding that "except some of the actors," there's "not a single thing" similar between the storylines.

Will Lange portray a villain or heroine, a fan asked Murphy. A little of both, he replied.

The second episode of the season will be Halloween-themed. With October 31 falling in a Wednesday, it's safe to assume the new season will premiere on October 24.

There will be a new opening title sequence.

Season 2 will be comprised of 13 episodes, seven of which are already written.

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if youre looking forward to the new normal more than american horror story...you must be severely mentally challenged

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Can't wait!!!

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@Jarrod Mitchell Agreed, but I will allow myself to have hope for AHS: Asylum where my hope for Glee died during the 2nd season. Bloody Face and the Rubber Man. Wonder what will come after them...

Saad702

I'm looking forward to the new normal more than this.

Aries93

I wouldn't trust Ryan Murphy as far as I could throw him.

Christinatran

I can't wait!