Season 9 of American Horror Story is out on Netflix now, introducing fans of the anthology series to another season of gore, mysteries, and serial killers.
For those of you who have a hard time keeping track, season 9 is titled AHS: 1984. The ninth season features several returning cast members, as well as a few fresh faces. One new addition is Gus Kenworthy, who plays Chet Clancy in season 9.
Without further ado, here’s what we know about Gus Kenworthy and his role in American Horror Story.
Who is Gus Kenworthy?
As reported by FamousBirthdays, Kenworthy is a British-American freestyle skier and actor. He was born on October 1, 1991, in Essex, England. Kenworthy is currently 29 years old.
He won a silver medal for Men’s slopestyle at the 2014 Winter Olympics, which took place in Sochi. In 2015, Kenworthy made headlines when he became the first openly gay action-sports star. Although he previously represented the United States, as of 2019, Kenworthy represents Great Britain.
Who does Gus Kenworthy play in AHS?
Fans of American Horror Story know the formula by now: Each season has a new storyline that takes place in a different time period. Most of the actors remain the same, while a few newcomers arrive to fill Ryan Murphy’s annual handsome, dark-haired, buff guy quota.
Season 9 of the anthology horror series is titled AHS: 1984. As reported by Thrillist, Gus Kenworthy plays Chet Clancy in season 9 of the series. Chet Clancy is a typical jock who quickly catches feelings for Brooke, played by Emma Roberts.
If you love Kenworthy’s performance in AHS, here’s to hoping he will appear in the announced season 10 of the spooky series!