The staff of American Horror Story: Hotel is coming together. Co-creator Ryan Murphy announced via his Twitter this afternoon that Emmy-winner Kathy Bates, who appeared on both Coven and Freak Show, will return for season 5’s Hotel, and she’ll be in charge of the titular location.
Kathy Bates is running the Hotel. #AHSSeason5
— Ryan Murphy (@MrRPMurphy) April 8, 2015
Bates joins a cast that includes Lady Gaga, Matt Bomer, Wes Bentley, Chloe Sevigny and Cheyenne Jackson. AHS: Hotel will premiere this fall on FX.