"It's a character from Season 1 that will be thrust into the world that you are left with at the end of Coven, which is sort of like the male/female/witch academy," Murphy says. "And then all of those characters will intertwine, which is confusing because some of them are from Seasons 1 and 3. Like, Sarah Paulson will probably be playing 18 characters."
Eighteen Sarah Paulsons? We're in.
American Horror Story was renewed for two more seasons earlier this month. Season 7 will premiere later this year. Its theme is being kept closely under wraps.