'American Horror Story' coming to Halloween Horror Nights

FILE - In this Aug. 7, 2015 file photo, Ryan Murphy, co-creator/showrunner/executive producer/writer/director, from left, Brad Falchuk, co-creator/executive producer/writer, Sarah Paulson, Kathy Bates, Angela Bassett, Wes Bentley, Matt Bomer, Chloe Sevigny, Denis O'Hare, Cheyenne Jackson and Finn Wittrock participate in the "American Horror Story: Hotel" panel at the FX Summer TCA Tour at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif. The ghosts, vampires and other freaky misfits from "American Horror Story" are coming to Universal Studios. Universal announced plans Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2016, to bring mazes based on the FX anthology horror series to its annual Halloween Horror Nights events at its theme parks in Universal City, Calif., and Orlando, Fla. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)

The ghosts, vampires and other freaky misfits from "American Horror Story" are coming to Universal Studios

LOS ANGELES — The serial killers, ghosts, vampires and other freaky misfits from "American Horror Story" are coming to Universal Studios.

Universal announced plans Tuesday to bring mazes based on the FX anthology horror series to the annual Halloween Horror Nights events at its theme parks in Universal City, California, and Orlando, Florida.

The attractions will feature elements from the "Murder House," ''Freak Show" and "Hotel" installments of "American Horror Story." It marks the first time the series has been featured at the popular annual event.

Halloween Horror Nights kicks off Sept. 16. The sixth season of "American Horror Story" is scheduled to debut Sept. 14.

Other mazes at this year's events will be based on horror franchises such as "Halloween" ''The Exorcist" and "The Texas Chain Saw Massacre."

You may also like these

'Suicide Squad' loses some luster in 2nd...

Aug 14, 2016

"Suicide Squad" isn't looking as bright in weekend two, dropping an estimated 67 percent

Box Office Top 20: 'Sausage Party' scarfs up...

Aug 15, 2016

It was a feast for the raunchy animated comedy "Sausage Party" at the box office this weekend

'Wire' actor Wendell Pierce loses Baton Rouge home

Aug 16, 2016

"The Wire" and "Treme" actor Wendell Pierce's home was destroyed by flooding in Baton Rouge,...

DeGeneres defends herself after posting photo...

Aug 17, 2016

Ellen DeGeneres says she's not racist after receiving backlash on social media for posting an...

As floodwaters recede, disbelief mixes with...

Aug 17, 2016

The smell of muddy water hung heavy in the air as people began sorting through waterlogged...

Sign up now!