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The "Shield" star's involvement in the series was announced Friday night at the closing night of the PaleyFest TV festival, which was a tribute to the recently concluded "American Horror Story: Coven."
According to the Associated Press, Chiklis will play the ex-husband of Kathy Bates' character, who will be back next season after making her "AHS" debut in "Coven."
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Filming for the new season hasn't started, but it will take place in New Orleans, where the third season was filmed. The city played itself in "Coven" but will stand in for Florida in the new season.