‘American Horror Story: Hotel’ Teaser Features More Lady Gaga Weirdness (Video)

FX anthology horror series returns Oct. 7

Last Updated: September 16, 2015 @ 2:32 PM

Lady Gaga stars in a new trailer for FX’s upcoming “American Horror Story: Hotel.”

In the teaser, titled “Above & Below,” the pop star slinks through the hotel’s numerous levels, dancing, reading to kids and holding them on leashes. The clip also features an up-close look at the jeweled glove her character uses to kill her victims.

Gaga joins the horror anthology series for the new season, playing “The Countess,” a wealthy socialite who owns a downtown Los Angeles hotel. The character is torn between her two lovers, played by Finn Wittrock and Matt Bomer. All three are afflicted with a virus causing them to crave human blood.

The pop star joins Bomer and returning cast members Wittrock, Sarah Paulson, Kathy Bates, Angela Bassett, Wes Bentley, Matt Bomer, Chloë Sevigny, Denis O’Hare, Cheyenne Jackson and Evan Peters.

Co-creators Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk executive produce. Tim Minear, Brad Buecker, Jennifer Salt, James Wong and Alexis Martin Woodall also serve as executive producers.

The “American Horror Story” franchise is produced by Twentieth Century Fox Television.

“American Horror Story: Hotel” premieres Oct. 7 on FX.

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