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For fans of: thrilling series with Sarah Paulson and Ryan MurphyAmerican Horror Story: Asylum is the second season of the FX horror television series American Horror Story. It originally aired from October 17, 2012 to January 23, 2013. The season begins in 1964 at the fictional mental institution, Briarcliff Manor, following the stories of the staff and inmates who occupy it, and intercuts with events in the past and present. ... more
For fans of: period dramas from Ryan MurphyHalston (Netflix, 2021) is an American drama miniseries based on the life of designer Halston, and based on the book Simply Halston by Steven Gaines. The series tracks Halston as he leverages his single, invented name into a worldwide fashion empire that's synonymous with luxury, sex, status and fame, and defined an era.... more
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For fans of: period dramas from Ryan MurphyPose (FX, 2018) is an American dance drama television series created by Ryan Murphy, Brad Falchuk, and Steven Canals. Set in the 1980s, the show explores the juxtaposition of several segments of life and society in New York: the rise of the luxury Trump-era universe, the downtown social and literary scene, and the ball culture world.... more
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For fans of: period drama series from Ryan MurphyThe People v. O. J. Simpson: American Crime Story (FX, 2016) is the first season of the FX true crime anthology television series American Crime Story. Based on the book by Jeffrey Toobin, the first season explores the infamous O. J. Simpson (Cuba Gooding Jr.) murder case.... more