'American Horror Story' Premiere: Jessica Lange, Sarah Paulsen, Chloe Sevigny Vie for Best Dressed (Poll)

American Horror Story Premiere Split - H 2012
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American Horror Story Premiere Split - H 2012

The new season of Ryan Murphy's contribution to the TV horror genre got off with a quick bang, some electro shock and a little red lace lingerie.

Jessica Lange, who won an Emmy last month for her 2011 role on American Horror Story, was looking fabulous Saturday (Oct. 13) in a sleek black Max Mara dress with Stuart Wietzman shoes at the AHS: Asylum premiere on the Paramount lot.

And she wasn’t alone.

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Sarah Paulsen, who plays a reporter named Lane who tries to get the scoop on a murderer incarcerated in the asylum, was lovely in a lace Reem Acra off-the-shoulder dress with Christian Louboutin shoes and Neil Lane jewelry. FYI, to say that Paulsen’s character doesn’t get along with Lange’s psychotic nun character is putting it mildly. 

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Miu Miu's brand ambassador Chloe Sevigny, who plays a nymphomanic asylum patient, certainly livened up the carpet with an unusual Valentino black cocktail dress with one large white pulled sleeve.

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As far as setting trends, it’s very likely that Lange’s sexy red lace lingerie worn underneath her nun’s habit (glimpsed in the premiere during a dinner scene with Monsignor Timothy O’Hara (Joseph Fiennes) will inspire countless Halloween costumes this year.

So who do you think was the best dressed AHS actress?