James Cromwell, best-known to Star Trek fans as Zafram Cochrane from Star Trek: First Contact will be joining another Star Trek actor in American Horror Story.
Cromwell joins Zachary Quinto, who has signed on for a new role in America Horror Story. Quinto had previously played Chad Warwick on the first season of the show.
In American Horror Story, the Harmon family moves from Boston to Los Angeles only to discover that their new residence is haunted.
Season Two, to be set in an institute for the criminally insane which will be run by Jessica Lange,” will begin filming in July.
Cromwell will play Dr. Arden, who works under Lange’s character and will “go head-to-head” with her. He will be in ten of the thirteen episodes for Season Two.