According to Deadline, Scream Queens star Billie Lourd is set as a lead opposite Sarah Paulson and Evan Peters in the upcoming seventh season of Ryan Murphy’s FX anthology series American Horror Story. There are no details about her role, but she’ll be joining the newly-cast Billy Eichner (Difficult People).
Here’s what we do know about the new season of American Horror Story: Murphy has said that the next instalment will be influenced by the hectic 2016 Presidential race, using election night as the first episode.
Billie Lourd made her TV debut as fan favourite Chanel #3, who always wears earmuffs, on Murphy’s Fox horror-comedy anthology series Scream Queens.
Lourd is also known for her role as Lt. Connix in Star Wars: The Force Awakens. She’ll be seen along with her mother, the late Carrie Fisher, in the upcoming Star Wars: The Last Jedi.
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