November 6, 2013
FX announced today that it has renewed American Horror Story for a fourth season. The cable network has ordered a new 13-episode miniseries in the franchise for 2014. The title of the next installment is yet to be announced.
The current installment, American Horror Story: Coven, is surpassing all of the show's previous seasons in ratings, averaging 7.74 million total viewers and 5.46 million in the important Adults 18-49 demographic. Nine new episodes of AHS: Coven remain, with the finale scheduled to air January 29, 2014.
UPDATE: American Horror Story: Freak Show will premiere on Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 10:00pm.