Fan favourite Jessica Lange confirmed for American Horror Story: Apocalypse

Jessica Lange has been confirmed to return to American Horror Story for the next season, Apocalypse.

Sarah Paulson confirmed to the Hollywood Reporter Lange had great pleasure in saying yes, she would be back again.

Lange will be returning as her original American Horror Story role of Constance Langdon. It is also confirmed Paulson will be directing episode six, in which Lange will return.

Others confirmed as returning cast include Kathy Bates, Evan Peters, Emma Roberts, Joan Collins, Billy Eichner and Cheyenne Jackson.

The only other detail executive producer Alexis Martin Woodall would confirm to Hollywood Reporter is that the story will begin at the end of the world.

The eighth season of the popular horror-based drama has been long-awaited, as it is a crossover season between Murder House and Coven.