Ryan Murphy's new drama will bow in March, while 'The Americans' moves to a new night
Get ready for a real Feud.
FX has set a premiere date for new drama Feud: Bette and Joan, the first installment of a new limited series from Ryan Murphy. Feud, which will debut Sunday, March 5 at 10 p.m. ET, explores the legendary rivalry between Joan Crawford (Jessica Lange) and Bette Davis (Susan Sarandon) while they co-starred in the Oscar-nominated film What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?
Feud‘s all-star line-up includes Alfred Molina as the film’s director Robert Aldrich, Stanley Tucci as studio titan Jack Warner, Judy Davis as gossip columnist Hedda Hopper, Jackie Hoffman as Crawford’s housekeeper Mamacita, and Alison Wright as Aldrich’s assistant Pauline. Other guest stars include Dominic Burgess as Crawford and Davis’ co-star Victor Buono, Catherine Zeta-Jones as film star Olivia De Havilland, Sarah Paulson as Geraldine Page, Kathy Bates as Joan Blondell, and Kiernan Shipka as B.D., Bette Davis’ daughter.
At the Television Critics Association’s press tour Thursday, the network also announced that the penultimate season of The Americans will move to a new night, premiering Tuesday, March 7 at 10 p.m. ET. Archer, meanwhile, moves to sibling network FXX, returning for its eighth season on Wednesday, April 5 at 10 p.m. ET.