American Horror Storyi s a US horror-drama TV show created and produced by Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk. It is an anthology, with each season taking place in a different setting. The series is broadcast on FX Networks and first premiered on October 5, 2011. The Pilot show got the best ratings FX had ever had for a series premiere and its popularity rose with the second season premiere marking the show’s highest numbers at the time.[The pilot episode of its fourth installment, Freak Show, broke FX records when it brought in approx. 12.64 million views. The show has received positive reviews from critics and also fans. It has received several nominations for Prime time Emmy Awards under the miniseries category.
The show has received very varied responses, verging from the enthusiastic to complete rejection from critics. Ken Tucker from Entertainment Weekly gave it a score of B+ , Chuck Barney of the San Jose Mercury News said “Most TV shows, after all, quickly fade from memory. This one will haunt your dreams.” But, some critics, such as Alan Sepinwall, feel that the show just has scenes and sounds that people will want to forget. Some critics gave mixed reviews, such as Mary McNamara of The Los Angeles Times who said “Because even with all the zombies and vampires, there is always room for a good “American Horror Story”. The first season scored a 62 out of 100 from the review site Metacritic from 30 reviews by critics.
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