Ryan Murphy is adding yet another familiar face to the upcoming third season of American Horror Story.
Emma Roberts will star on this year's witch-themed installment titled Coven, TVLine reports.
Roberts, 22, will play a self-obsessed party girl named Madison. She joins ...

Ryan Murphy is adding yet another familiar face to the upcoming third season of American Horror Story.

Emma Roberts will star on this year's witch-themed installment titled Coven, TVLine reports.

Roberts, 22, will play a self-obsessed party girl named Madison. She joins her real-life boyfriend Evan Peters, who has starred on the horror show since Season 1.

Other AHS newcomers include Kathy Bates, Angela Bassett, Patti LuPone and Gabourey Sidibe. Jessica Lange, Taissa Farmiga, Sarah Paulson, Lily Rabe, and Frances Conroy are all poised to return.

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Roberts is best known for her roles in Valentine's Day, Scream 4 and the Nickelodeon TV series Unfabulous. She most recently starred in the Fox pilot Delirium, based on the Lauren Oliver novels.

Murphy, American Horror Story's co-creator, worked with Roberts' famous aunt, Julia Roberts, on Eat Pray Love. He will also be directing her in his HBO adaptation of The Normal Heart, costarring Matt Bomer and Mark Ruffalo

American Horror Story: Coven premieres this fall on FX.

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