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Zachary Quinto is in talks for gig on FX's forthcoming "psychosexual thriller" American Horror Story, Deadline reports.

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Quinto would play a gay character named Chad in at least four episodes, starting with Part 1 of the show's pair of Halloween episodes, scheduled to air Oct. 26. The second part is set to air on Halloween.

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His possible casting is the latest in a long line of AHS actor announcements. He'd join Jamie Harris, Dylan McDermott, Connie Britton, Jessica Lange, Denis O'Hare, Frances Conroy and Eric Close on the haunted-house drama.

American Horror Story premieres Tuesday, Oct. 5 at 10/9c on FX.