American Horror Story Season 5 Lady Gaga first look

American Horror Story: Hotel adds Lady Gaga to the casts and drops the first teaser

Lady Gaga vamping her way into American Horror Story: Hotel
Lady Gaga vamping her way into American Horror Story: Hotel

Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk’s American Horror Story isn’t above a bit of musical stunt casting courtesy of their rights-wrangling backgrounds in Glee.

American Horror Story: Asylum had Maroon 5’s Adam Levine, Coven had Fleetwood Mac’s Stevie Nicks and now Season 5, Hotel, has confirmed a star as big, brash and downright unpredictable as the show itself.

According to Deadline, Lady Gaga is the first confirmed cast member for American Horror Story: Hotel, which we can probably expect to reference the likes of The ShiningPsycho and, er, Motel Hell?

Gaga announced it in suitably viral style, baiting the Little Monsters (or whatever it is she calls her fanbase) with a suitably creepy teaser on Twitter:

 

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