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10/17/2012 05:45 pm ET Updated Oct 17, 2012

'American Horror Story: Asylum': Dylan McDermott Joins Cast

"American Horror Story: Asylum" has tapped Season 1 star Dylan McDermott for a guest role. According to series co-creator Ryan Murphy, McDermott will appear in Season 2 of his FX horror anthology series.

McDermott starred alongside Connie Britton, Taissa Farmiga, Jessica Lange and Evan Peters in the first season of "American Horror Story." Season 2, "Asylum," features Lange and Peters as all-new characters. Set in the 1960s, the series takes place in an insanse asylum run by Lange's character Sister Jude.

HuffPost TV's Maureen Ryan praised the new season. Click here to read her review and check out Jaimie Etkin and Maggie Furlong's reasons to be excited for "American Horror Story: Asylum."

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