‘American Horror Story: Coven’ To Cast Emma Roberts

Emma Roberts in WILD CHILD (ABC Family)

Scream’s Emma Roberts could be joining Ryan Murphy’s FX thriller American Horror Story: Coven, according to TV Line. The actress is currently said to be in talks to join the show’s upcoming season. Roberts is reportedly being courted to take on the role of Madison, who is described as a self-centered party girl.

If Roberts signs on for the role she would join the already cast Jessica Lange (The Vow), Sarah Paulson (What Women Want), Lily Rabe (All Good Things), Frances Conroy (Six Feet Under), Kathy Bates (Misery), Angela Bassett (Olympus Has Fallen), Patti LuPone (Driving Miss Daisy), Gabourey Sidibe (The Big C) and Taissa Farmiga (The Bling Ring), who are all on board the horror series’ third season on the network.

Roberts brings with her credits that include a recent gig in ‘Delirium’, the comedy animation ‘Family Guy’ from Seth Macfarlane, ‘Adult World’, the feature ‘Empire State’, ‘Celeste & Jesse Forever’, the short ‘The Girl with the Tramp Stamp Tattoo’ and ‘Scream 4’. The former ‘Unfabulous’ star is also a part of the upcoming release ‘We’re the Miller’s, the ‘Untitled Martini Project’ ‘Palo Alto’.

‘American Horror Story: Coven’ is slated to debut on the FX network sometime this fall.