Welcome to episode 3 of Following Freak Show, a show that’s all about discussing the crazy things that go down on American Horror Story: Freak Show. In “Edward Mordrake (Part 1),” we learn about the superstition of Edward Mordrake (Wes Bentley). Legend has it, should freaks perform on Halloween, Mordrake will rise up and pick one member of the troupe to take with him.
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Here’s the synopsis for American Horror Story: Freak Show episode 3, “Edward Mordrake (Part 1):”
The Freaks refuse to perform on Halloween due to an old carny superstition. Jimmy is smitten by a woman claiming to be a fortuneteller. Ethel receives life-changing news. American Horror Story airs Wednesdays at 10:00 PM ET/PT, only on FX.