Connie Britton and Dylan McDermott Connie Britton and Dylan McDermott

Fair warning, what you're about to watch may be the scariest/weirdest thing you've seen in a long time. The first five minutes of FX's new drama, American Horror Story have been released, and the show definitely lives up to its name.

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The freaky haunted house series, created by Glee's Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk, stars Dylan McDermott and Connie Britton as a struggling couple who move to Los Angeles with their daughter Violet (Taissa Farmiga). The only problem? Their creepy new house may not be the best place to start over.

Check out the first five minutes of the show below, courtesy of AOL TV. American Horror Story premieres Wednesday, Oct. 5 at 10/9c on FX.