FX has shut down production on the long-running anthology series due to the pandemic. Deadline understands that the 20th Television-produced drama is paused for the next few days after a positive case, which has led a number of those involved to isolate.
Reps for the network and studio did not return calls or emails on the matter.
Season ten of the series, American Horror Story: Double Feature, created by Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk, is set to launch on August 25. It sees returning cast members including Frances Conroy, Leslie Grossman, Billie Lourd, Sarah Paulson, Lily Rabe and Finn Wittrock with new cast members including Macaulay Culkin, Neal McDonough and Kaia Gerber.
The series is thought to feature two stories, one by the sea and one by the sand. It’s believed that production of the first tranche of episodes ran between December and May,