Huge casting news for Jenna Dewan-Tatum!! Entertainment Weekly and The Hollywood Reporter are reporting that she has officially joined the cast of Ryan Murphy’s hugely popular series ‘American Horror Story’!
From the creator of ‘Glee’, the dramatic horror series, which returns for it’s second season in October, is well known for being one of last year’s biggest cable hits thanks to high ratings, a slew of critical praise, and numerous award nominations, having garnered a whopping 17 Emmy nominations in its first season!
“The second season is fun, sexy and baroque. It has a lot of meat to it; it’s a really gritty part.” – American Horror Story creator Ryan Murphy told E! Online
In her debut on the series, Jenna will be starring opposite sexy Maroon 5 lead singer Adam Levine, as the two portray an onscreen pairing described as “The Lovers”. Jenna is joining a long list of top talent newly on board for the sophomore season, including Chloe Sevigny, Clea Duvall, and James Cromwell, and of course the highly praised veteran Jessica Lange, who will be returning from Season 1.
— Jenna Dewan-Tatum (@jennaldewan) July 26, 2012
Stay tuned for more info as well as an airdate for the Season 2 premiere!