News has just broken that Fox’s new anthology series Scream Queens has added Skyler Samuels to the roster of season one regulars.
The actress will join already attached cast members including Jamie Lee Curtis, Emma Roberts, Lea Michele, Joe Manganiello, Abigail Breslin and Keke Palmer. Musicians Nick Jonas and Ariana Grande have been announced as season one guest stars.The newly attached actress perviously worked with Murphy on American Horror Story: Freak Show. She also played the lead on The Nine Lives of Chloe King.
The series will be produced by Ryan Murphy Television. Murphy will serve as executive producer with long time production partner Brad Falchuk. Ian Brennan and Dante Di Loreto will also be executive producing.
The first season of the program will take place on a college campus plagued by a series of murders. The premier season will consist of fifteen hour-long episodes. We have learned that the series will begin lensing this Spring and will make its premiere as part of the FOX Fall, 2015 primetime lineup.
Little else is known about the upcoming series at this time but we will keep you in the loop as more is learned about the series. Murphy seems to have the golden touch, so hopefully he will be able to make this latest venture a success.