MX23RW : Wednesday, July 28 22:47:15| >> :600:616897:616897:

American Horror Story filming suspended due to coronavirus

American Horror Story filming suspended due to coronavirus
© FOX
Filming on the new season of American Horror Story is suspended after a crew member tests positive for coronavirus.

Filming of the new season of American Horror Story has been suspended after a member of the crew tested positive for coronavirus, it has been confirmed.

The 10th season of the Ryan Murphy horror anthology was originally due to be filmed over the spring and summer of 2020 for broadcast later that year but plans were thwarted by the pandemic.

Filming was able to start last December, however, and is still ongoing as the season - codenamed 'Double Feature' - is split into two distinct parts, with mostly different casts.

According to Variety, one of the actors on the show has now tested positive for coronavirus and the whole production has consequently been shut down until at least the end of the week.

The new season is scheduled to premiere in the US on August 25.

ID:456330:1false2false3false:QQ:: from db desktop :LenBod:collect1348:

Follow us on Twitter @SMEntsFeed and like us on Facebook for the latest entertainment news alerts.

Latest coronavirus PSA banner

Coronavirus latest - entertainment - Click here for more stories

Click here for more stories about Ryan Murphy

Collect / Create New Data
Share this article now:
Did you know...?
American Horror Story season 10
Read Next:
American Horror Story season 10 to feature two stories
>
Read more about Ryan Murphy Entertainment

rhs 2.0
New TV Picks header

Wednesday, July 28


Catfish UK: MTV, 10pm
Julie and Oobah assist Mario, who believes he's met his soulmate online - but uh-oh, she's refusing to speak on the phone or meet in person...

Coronation Street: ITV, 7.30pm and 8.30pm
Weatherfield's very own Niccolo Machiavelli, Todd, is finally exposed for his lies

BTS @ Radio 1: BBC One, 10.35pm
The K-Pop sensations perform in the iconic Live Lounge for the first time. Followed by K-Pop doc K-Pop Idols on BBC Four.

American Dad!: Star on Disney+, from 8am
The Smiths go to live in a low-rent escape room
Media Mole's Spotify playlist
Olympic medal table header
CountryGold medalSilver MedalBronze MedalT
JapanJapan124521
ChinaChina115824
United StatesUnited States1011930
Olympics flagOlympic Athletes from Russia78520
AustraliaAustralia61916
Great BritainGreat Britain56516
Today's Olympic highlights header

Thursday's key events


ROWING
· Comeback queen and super-mum Helen Glover goes for her third Olympic gold alongside Polly Swann in the women's pair final (1.30am)
· There is also a medal on offer for GB pair Emily Craig and Imogen Grant in the lightweight women's double scull final (2.10am)

SWIMMING
· As second-fastest qualifier for the final, Team GB's James Wilby is among the medal contenders in the men's 200m breaststroke (2.44am)
· Alys Thomas takes part in the women's 200m butterfly final, although he faces a difficult task to challenge for the medals (3.28am)
· Caeleb Dressel of the USA has been touted by some as the successor to Michael Phelps, and he has the chance to notch up a fourth Olympic gold in the men's 100m freestyle final (3.37am)

RUGBY SEVENS
· After Team GB's men narrowly missed out on a medal, the women get their campaign underway against the Russian Olympic Committee (3am) and New Zealand (10.30am)

HOCKEY
· It is a Great Britain vs. Netherlands double-header, with the men up first in Pool B (4.15am)
· Most eyes will be on the women's showdown between the two nations, though, as Netherlands - the world's best team - look to gain revenge on GB for defeat in the 2016 Olympic final (11am)

CANOE SLALOM
· Mallory Franklin takes part in the women's canoe semi-final, and will hope to do enough to qualify for the final later in the day (6am-8.45am)

ARTISTIC GYMNASTICS
· With Simone Biles now out of the women's all-around final, the competition has been blown wide open. Team GB twins Jessica and Jennifer Gadirova are among those taking part (11.50am-2.05pm)

> Today's schedule in full