American Horror Story

FX renews 'American Horror Story' for two more seasons

FX renews 'American Horror Story' for two more seasons

Maybe it should be called “American Renewal Story.”

FX announced Thursday that it was adding two more seasons to “American Horror Story.” The news came at the Television Critics Assn. press tour in Pasadena.

The pickup of the anthology series from Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuck is in addition to the previously announced seventh season of the drama, keeping the show on the air through at least a ninth season.

That FX would want to line up at least two more installments of the series is perhaps the least shocking reveal to come out of the franchise. “American Horror Story” is the cable network’s most-watched show. Its most recent season, “Roanoke,” was up 5% over...