'American Horror Story' season 7 is in Michigan, focuses on election

Posted at 5:26 AM, Aug 24, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-24 15:03:30-04

The first trailer for the newest season of hit show "American Horror Story" was released on Wednesday and we learned two major pieces of information about season 7: The first is that it takes place in Michigan and the second that it focuses on life after Donald Trump won the 2016 election.

The trailer for "AHS Cult" features a shot of the Detroit skyline in its second shot with "Michigan 2016" below and then cuts to a scene talking about Donald Trump winning the election.

The main character, played by Sarah Paulson, says her coulrophobia, which is a fear of clowns, is getting worse after the election.

Another character, played by Evan Peters, is a man who is excited that Trump won the election.

"American Horror Story: Cult" premieres Tuesday, Sept. 5 on FX.