Ryan Murphy's foray into true crime has the ridiculous makeup to match: In the first of four new teasers for the show, we get a good look at John Travolta in character as Robert Shapiro, still looking a little bit like Exeter from This Island Earth. The others, which you can watch below, are slightly more opaque, featuring only the voices and backs of heads of fellow cast members Sarah Paulson, Courtney B. Vance, and Cuba Gooding Jr. The series, which will be like 1995 all over again, premieres February on FX. Consider this, for better or worse, the heads-up.
Most Watched on Vulture
Most Viewed Stories
A Famous Actor Instructed Jessica Chastain to ‘Calm Down’ on Social Media After the Harvey Weinstein Scandal
Katie Couric Is ‘Incredibly’ Upset Over the Allegations Against Matt Lauer
So Who’s This Muscular Korean Guy With Lindsay Lohan? An Investigation
Rose McGowan ‘Wants to Vomit’ After Hearing Alyssa Milano Is Supporting Harvey Weinstein’s Ex-Wife
Alec Baldwin Thinks the Post–Harvey Weinstein Movement Might Be in ‘Jeopardy of Derailing’
Saturday Night Live Recap: James Franco (Almost) Makes Leslie Jones Puke
James Franco’s SNL Monologue Somehow Became the Opportune Time for Famous Comedians to Bitch About James Franco
What’s New on Netflix: December 2017
Casey Affleck to Armie Hammer: Don’t Call Me by That Name
The Crown Recap: Elizabeth Learns a Lesson About Nazis
Latest News from VultureJessica Chastain and Aaron Sorkin Make Molly’s Game a Rouser
As a director, Sorkin puts you in the mood to hear actors talk very fast — and Chastain and co-star Idris Elba are virtuoso very-fast talkers.Alexander Payne Is Supersizing His Artistic Ambitions With a Very Tiny Comedy
With Downsizing, the director mines the comedy in the microscopic.The Outlander Family Tree: A Complete Guide to the Major Characters
A Who’s Who of the Frasers, the MacKenzies, and the Randalls.Outlander’s Lotte Verbeek on the Season Three Finale, That Bloody Cave Scene, and Why Geillis Isn’t a Witch
“She’s batshit crazy, but she’s not a witch.”What to Expect in Outlander Season 4, According to Diana Gabaldon’s Books
The droughtlander is real, people!Outlander Season-Finale Recap: The Tempest
Even for Outlander, this finale is a lot.Keegan-Michael Key Gives Female Comedian Proper Credit for That ‘Treat Women Like the Rock’ Joke
The Friends From College star offered a mea culpa after fans recognized the bit from comedian Anne Victoria Clark’s viral sexual-harassment essay.Alec Baldwin Thinks the Post–Harvey Weinstein Movement Might Be in ‘Jeopardy of Derailing’
The actor had a big, controversial presence on Twitter this week.The Crown Season-Finale Recap: Shut Up, Philip
Was Prince Philip involved in the Profumo affair?Leslie Jones Goes Through Quite a Journey Trying Not to Throw Up in This SNL Sketch
You would understand why.
Bleep bleep bloop bleep.Jessica Jones Season 2 Teaser: Our Barracuda Is Back!
It’s returning in March.The Crown Recap: School Days
“Paterfamilias” is a truly devastating episode.James Franco’s SNL Monologue Somehow Became the Opportune Time for Famous Comedians to Bitch About James Franco
Too bad they’re more excited to see SZA.The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Recap: Do You Have a Dick?
Midge is finally paying her dues as a comedian.SNL’s Santa Claus Is Making a List, Checking It Twice, and Dealing With the Most Politically Charged Gift Requests of All Time
Since when do kids want embassies in Tel Aviv?Saturday Night Live Recap: James Franco (Almost) Makes Leslie Jones Puke
The Disaster Artist star really commits to his fourth SNL hosting gig.Hannibal Buress Arrested for Disorderly Conduct: ‘Am I Under Arrest?’
“Explain what I’m detained for,” Buress questioned in a circulating video.The Crown Recap: Meet the Kennedys
A muddled heap of JFK imitations, African politics, and lessons about public grief.Barry Trailer: Los Angeles’s Hottest Hit Man Is … Bill Hader
It’s the leading role Hader was born for.