American Horror Story: 8 Things You Didn't Know
It takes three hours in the makeup chair and special contacts to make actress Naomi Grossman into this character.
In order to keep the plot under wraps, most cast members only receive their lines rather than the entire script.
Scores from famous horror films have been used on the series. These include pieces from "Psycho" and "Bram Stoker's Dracula."
This site is known as Rosenheim Mansion. Scenes from "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" were also filmed here.
Zykla's role on the show was eliminated because he declined to shave his head bald.
Jessica Lange has become American Horror Story's grand dame, but her initial role was only supposed to be a supporting character. After producers saw her talent, they expanded her character and gave her starring roles in subsequent seasons.
AHS' Mastermind Is Also the Man Behind Glee
Though American Horror Story and Glee couldn't be farther apart in terms of mood and genre, they're actually helmed by the same man--Ryan Murphy.
Zach Quinto and castmate Sarah Paulson were friends before arriving on the set of AHS, but their friendship has deepened throughout filming.