Oscar-Nominee Gabourey Sidibe will be joining the cast of American Horror story for its upcoming third season. Series co-creator Ryan Murphy tweeted the news saying:
Thrilled to announce Oscar nominee Gabourey Sidibe is joining the cast of “American Horror Story: Coven.”
— Ryan Murphy (@MrRPMurphy) April 29, 2013
The Precious actress will join Taissa Farmiga, Jessica Lange, Evan Peters, Sarah Paulson, and Lily Rabe for the popular FX show set to premiere this fall.