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TV series trivia | 100 did you know facts about famous shows (Part 6)

TV series trivia | 100 did you know facts about famous shows (Part 6)

TV is becoming a medium that rivals cinema. Each year we see more and more tv series and most of them are almost perfect. So let’s find out some things about TV series that left their mark. American Horror Story is an American anthology horror television series Sometimes abbreviated as AHS It is created by Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk It was created for the cable network FX Each season is conceived as a self-contained miniseries, following a different set of characters and settings, and a storyline with its own “beginning, middle, and end” Some plot elements of each season are loosely inspired by true events Many actors appear in more than one season, but often play a new character Evan Peters, Sarah Paulson, and Lily Rabe have returned most frequently, all appearing in nine of the ten seasons Frances Conroy appearing in seven Kathy Bates appearing in six Other notable actors such as Denis O’Hare, Jessica Lange, Emma Roberts, Jamie Brewer, Angela Bassett, Adina Porter, and Finn Wittrock appear in five of the ten seasons The first season, retroactively subtitled Murder House, takes place in Los Angeles, California, during 2011 It centers on a family that moves into a house haunted by its deceased former occupants The second season, subtitled Asylum, takes place in Massachusetts, during 1964 It follows the stories of the patients and staff of an institution for the criminally insane The third season, subtitled Coven, takes place in New Orleans, Louisiana, during 2013 It follows a coven of witches who face off against those who wish to destroy them The fourth season, subtitled Freak Show, takes place in Jupiter, Florida, during 1952 It centers around one of the last remaining American freak shows and their struggle for survival The fifth season, subtitled Hotel, takes place in Los Angeles, California, during 2015 It focuses on the staff and guests of a supernatural hotel The sixth season, subtitled Roanoke, takes place in North Carolina, during 2014–2016 It focuses on the paranormal events that take place at an isolated farmhouse haunted by the deceased Roanoke colony The seventh season, subtitled Cult, takes place in the fictional suburb of Brookfield Heights, Michigan, during 2016–2017 It centers on a cult terrorizing the residents in the aftermath of the 2016 U.S. presidential election The eighth season, subtitled Apocalypse, features the return of the witches from Coven as they battle the Antichrist from Murder House in an attempt to prevent the apocalypse The ninth season, subtitled 1984, takes place outside of Los Angeles, California, during the titular year, 1984 It focuses on a group of young staff members at a summer camp getting ready to reopen after a massacre In August 2018, the series was greenlit for a tenth season In January 2020, FX renewed the series for three more seasons Although reception to individual seasons has varied, American Horror Story largely has been well received by television critics, with the majority of the praise going towards the cast Particularly Jessica Lange, who won two Emmy Awards, a Golden Globe Award, and a Screen Actors Guild Award for her performances Kathy Bates and James Cromwell each won an Emmy Award for their performances While Lady Gaga won a Golden Globe Award The series draws consistently high ratings for the FX network Its first season being the most-viewed new cable series of 2011 Breaking Bad is an American neo-Western crime drama television series It was created and produced by Vince Gilligan The show aired on AMC from January 20, 2008, to September 29, 2013 The show consists of five seasons for a total of 62 episodes It was set and filmed in Albuquerque, New Mexico, and tells the story of Walter White (Bryan Cranston), an underpaid and dispirited high school chemistry teacher who is struggling with a recent diagnosis of stage-three lung cancer White turns to a life of crime, partnering with his former student Jesse Pinkman (Aaron Paul), by producing and distributing crystallized methamphetamine to secure his family’s financial future before he dies, while navigating the dangers of the criminal underworld The title is a Southern colloquialism meaning to turn to a life of crime Gilligan characterized the series as showing Walter’s transformation from a soft-spoken Mr. Chips into Scarface Among the show’s co-stars are Anna Gunn and RJ Mitte as Walter’s wife Skyler and son Walter, Jr., and Betsy Brandt and Dean Norris as Skyler’s sister Marie Schrader and her husband Hank, a DEA agent Others include Bob Odenkirk as White’s and Pinkman’s sleazy lawyer Saul Goodman, Jonathan Banks as private investigator and fixer Mike Ehrmantraut, and Giancarlo Esposito as drug kingpin Gus Fring The final season introduces Jesse Plemons as the criminally ambitious Todd Alquist, and Laura Fraser as Lydia Rodarte-Quayle, a clumsy business executive secretly managing Walter’s global meth sales for her company Breaking Bad’s first season received generally positive reviews The r

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