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By:Robert T. Trate
Date: Thursday, October 11, 2012
Source: Hollywood Reporter

Deadwood fans rejoice as Ian McShane returns to television! McShane will join the cast for two episodes of the rebooted series, American Horror Story. Who he’ll play and what is character will do is being kept under wraps. 

Co-Creator Ryan Murphy stated (via Twitter) that McShane will “tussle” with Jessica Lange. 

McShane joins a cast that features James Cromwell, Sarah Paulson, Zachary Quinto, Joseph Fiennes, Chloe Sevigny and Adam Levine.

American Horror Story: Asylum premieres Wednesday, Oct. 17 at 10 p.m. on FX. 

Thanks to Chopsaki for the submission.