Cult is the seventh season of the FX horror anthology television series American Horror Story. The season premiered on FX on September 5, 2017. Returning cast members from previous seasons include Sarah PaulsonEvan PetersCheyenne JacksonAdina PorterFrances ConroyMare WinninghamEmma RobertsChaz Bono, James Morosini, John Carroll Lynch and Jamie Brewer. New additions to the cast were Billie Lourd, Alison Pill, Billy Eichner, Leslie Grossman, Colton Haynes, Cooper Dodson, Cameron Cowperthwaite, Dermot Mulroney, Lena Dunham, Dot-Marie Jones and Rick Springfield.

The season also marks the first season to not feature cast mainstay, Lily Rabe, despite many rumors that she was to portray Sharon Tate, in the Charles Manson reenactment.[1]


Episode # Premiere Writer(s) Director
Election Night 1 September 5, 2017 Ryan Murphy & Brad Falchuk Bradley Buecker
Don't Be Afraid of the Dark 2 September 12, 2017 Tim Minear Liza Johnson
Neighbors From Hell 3 September 19, 2017 James Wong Gwyneth Horder-Payton
11-9 4 September 26, 2017 John J. Gray Gwyneth Horder-Payton
Holes 5 October 03, 2017 Crystal Liu Maggie Kiley
Mid-Western Assassin 6 October 10, 2017 Todd Kubrak Bradley Buecker
Valerie Solanas Died For Your Sins: Scumbag 7 October 17, 2017 Crystal Liu Rachel Goldberg
Winter of Our Discontent 8 October 24, 2017 Joshua Green Barbara Brown
Drink the Kool-Aid 9 October 31, 2017 Adam Penn Angela Bassett
Charles (Manson) in Charge 10 November 7, 2017 Ryan Murphy & Brad Falchuk Bradley Buecker
Great Again 11 November 14,2017 Tim Minear Jennifer Lynch

Pre-Season Trailers

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