FX really shot out w/ a bang when making this show. The very 1st Season of American Horror Story, easily one of the raddest shows of all times. Come with Brianna and I as we go and check out the Murder House in Hollywood CA and give you some fun, creepy Tid-bits about the Show. Muahahaha….
American Horror Story: Murder House (originally titled as American Horror Story) is the first season of the FX television series American Horror Story, aired between October 5, 2011, through December 21, 2011. The season was produced by 20th Century Fox Television, and the executive producers were Dante Di Loreto and series creators Brad Falchuk and Ryan Murphy.
It centers on the Harmon family: Dr. Ben Harmon, Vivien and their daughter Violet, who move from Boston to Los Angeles after Vivien has a miscarriage and Ben has an affair. They move into a restored mansion, unaware that the house is haunted by the ghosts of its former residents and their victims.
The first season of American Horror Story received generally positive reviews from critics. The series drew consistently high ratings for the FX network, ending its first season as the biggest new cable series of the year. The season was nominated for various industry awards, including the Golden Globe Award for Best Television Series – Drama, and received a total of seventeen Emmy Award nominations. In addition, Lange won the Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actress, the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series, and the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie.
Characters from Murder House made appearances in the series’ fifth season, Hotel. Christine Estabrook returned as Marcy, the nosy realtor. Matt Ross, who portrayed Dr. Charles Montgomery, appeared in the episode “Room 33” and Sarah Paulson reprised her role as Billie Dean Howard in the season finale, “Be Our Guest”.
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