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Kathy Bates Joins American Horror Story as Jessica Lange's Frenemy

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###less###p(((great)))###less###a href="http://www.tvguide.com/News/Kathy-Bates-American-Horror-Story-1061947.aspx?rss=breakingnews&partnerid=gatehouse&profileid=breaking"(((great)))###less###/a(((great)))###less###p(((great)))###less###a href="http://www.tvguide.com/celebrities/kathy-bates/160041?rss=breakingnews&partnerid=gatehouse&profileid=breaking"(((great)))Kathy Bates###less###/a(((great))) has signed on to join ###less###em(((great)))###less###a href="http://www.tvguide.com/tvshows/american-horror-story/319613?rss=breakingnews&partnerid=gatehouse&profileid=breaking"(((great)))American Horror Story###less###/a(((great)))###less###/em(((great))) for its upcoming third season, TVGuide.com has confirmed.###less###/p(((great)))

###less###p(((great)))As first reported by ###less###a href="http://tvline.com/2013/02/26/american-horror-story-season-3-cast-kathy-bates/" target="_blank"(((great)))TVLine###less###/a(((great))), Bates will play the best friend of ###less###a href="http://www.tvguide.com/celebrities/jessica-lange/156913?rss=breakingnews&partnerid=gatehouse&profileid=breaking"(((great)))Jessica Lange###less###/a(((great)))'s new character, who eventually becomes her enemy. Sounds like this will be a battle for the ages!###less###/p(((great)))

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###less###p(((great)))It is not yet known who Lange is playing this time around. She has appeared in both seasons of ###less###a href="http://www.tvguide.com/celebrities/ryan-murphy/282872?rss=breakingnews&partnerid=gatehouse&profileid=breaking"(((great)))Ryan Murphy###less###/a(((great)))'s horror series and won an Emmy, a Golden Globe award and a Screen Actors Guild award for her work in Season 1. Also returning for Season 3 are ###less###a href="http://www.tvguide.com/celebrities/sarah-paulson/173919?rss=breakingnews&partnerid=gatehouse&profileid=breaking"(((great)))Sarah Paulson,###less###/a(((great))) ###less###a href="http://www.tvguide.com/celebrities/evan-peters/193548?rss=breakingnews&partnerid=gatehouse&profileid=breaking"(((great)))Evan Peters###less###/a(((great))), ###less###a href="http://www.tvguide.com/celebrities/lily-rabe/319425?rss=breakingnews&partnerid=gatehouse&profileid=breaking"(((great)))Lily Rabe###less###/a(((great))), ###less###a href="http://www.tvguide.com/celebrities/taissa-farmiga/327170?rss=breakingnews&partnerid=gatehouse&profileid=breaking"(((great)))Taissa Farmiga###less###/a(((great))) and ###less###a href="http://www.tvguide.com/celebrities/frances-conroy/150349?rss=breakingnews&partnerid=gatehouse&profileid=breaking"(((great)))Frances Conroy###less###/a(((great))).###less###/p(((great)))

###less###p(((great)))Bates, an Oscar winner for the thriller ###less###em(((great)))###less###a href="http://movies.tvguide.com/misery/128205?rss=breakingnews&partnerid=gatehouse&profileid=breaking"(((great)))Misery###less###/a(((great)))###less###/em(((great))), most recently starred on the NBC legal drama ###less###em(((great)))###less###a href="http://www.tvguide.com/tvshows/harrys-law/304565?rss=breakingnews&partnerid=gatehouse&profileid=breaking"(((great)))Harry's Law###less###/a(((great)))###less###/em(((great))), and recurred on ###less###em(((great)))###less###a href="http://www.tvguide.com/tvshows/the-office/191831?rss=breakingnews&partnerid=gatehouse&profileid=breaking"(((great)))The Office###less###/a(((great)))###less###/em(((great))).###less###/p(((great)))

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