The actress will play Alma on Ryan Murphy's horror series, although a character description was not released. It is believed that Alma will be one of the patients at the East Coast mental institution where this season is set. It isn't known how many episodes she will appear in.
The Season 2 cast will feature other new additions such as Joseph Fiennes, Chloë Sevigny, James Cromwell, Lizzie Brocheré, and The Voice judge Adam Levine. Returning from Season 1 are Jessica Lange, Evan Peters, Zachary Quinto, and Sarah Paulson. Take a look at what series creator Ryan Murphy recently said about the returning actors.
"Everybody is playing the opposite of what they played last year, which I think is why they're all so into it."
Production is currently under way on American Horror Story Season 2. FX hasn't officially set a premiere date yet, although it will likely debut in October.