Mark Consuelos Joins ‘American Horror Story’ for Season 2

by | July 16, 2012 at 9:41 PM | American Horror Story, Celebrities, Fall TV Preview 2012, TV News

Mark Consuelos (Getty Images Entertainment)

First Mark Consuelos’ wife Kelly Ripa said she would go crazy if her husband became the permanent co-host of her daytime show, but now it is Consuelos himself who is headed to the asylum.

The “All My Children” actor is joining the second season of “American Horror Story” where he will play Spivey, a patient at the institution for the criminally insane, according to Entertainment Weekly. He will now join an all-star cast the includes Jessica Lange, Zachary Quinto, Evan Peters, Sarah Paulson, Lily Rabe, Chris Zylka, Joseph Fiennes, Chloe Sevigny, Adam Levine and James Cromwell in the new season of the show.

Consuelos is, however, teaming with his wife for CMT’s unscripted cheerleading series “Cheer.”