Scream Queens season two has added Kirstie Alley (Cheers) to its roster. Alley joins returning series stars Jamie Lee Curtis, Lea Michele, Emma Roberts, Keke Palmer, Abigail Breslin, Billie Lourd, Niecy Nash, and Glen Powell for the second season set to premiere on September 20, 2016. Other season two cast newbies include John Stamos, James Earl, and Twilight‘s Taylor Lautner.
Kirstie Alley’s credits include Flaked, Kirstie, Fat Actress, Veronica’s Closet, Drop Dead Gorgeous, and David’s Mother. Alley won an Emmy and a Golden Globe for her performance as Rebecca Howe in the half-hour comedy, Cheers.
Scream Queens was created by Ryan Murphy, Brad Falchuk, and Ian Brennan who also serve as executive producers, writers and directors on the horror comedy series. Season one was ranked the #1 new comedy among adults 18-34, according to the network. Season two will air on Tuesdays at 9pm PT/ET on Fox.
The Plot: Season two of Scream Queens graduates from the college campus and into a hospital, as a terrifyingly funny mystery will begin once again. At the C.U.R.E. Institute, where some of the most fascinating and bizarre medical cases are under observation, Alley will play a brilliant and devious administrator.