UPDATE: As confirmed by FX to The Hollywood Reporter, the below teaser is in fact fan-made. No official TV spots for "Freak Show" have been released.


"Victoria's Secret" is more terrifying than you ever could have imagined.

The first teaser for "American Horror Story: Freak Show" is here, and it's just as grisly and disturbing as you've come to expect from the series' notoriously macabre promos. But don't take my word for it - see what's behind the wings by checking out the legitimately shocking clip below.

"American Horror Story: Freak Show" premieres this fall on FX.

A former contributor to sites including MTV's The Backlot and Bloody-Disgusting, Chris Eggertsen worked in film development before indulging his love of pop culture writing full time. He specializes in horror, the intersection of social issues and entertainment and Howard Stern. He's on Twitter @HitFixChris.