Details American Horror Story: 1984 is the ninth season of the FX horror anthology television series American Horror Story, created by Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk. Dylan McDermott discusses his role in American Horror Story: 1984 as Bruce, the hitchhiking serial killer, and discusses whether he'll return for Season 10. Bruce is fascinated by serial killers such as Richard Ramirez and Ted Bundy but wishes to surpass them and to become one of the most prolific serial killers ever. She is revealed to have sent money to Bobby Richter, having admired his father's ability to move on from his dark past and decides to give Bobby a normal life, to keep him from the horrors of Camp Redwood. Brooke and Donna drive off but as they stop at a red light, Bruce drives into the back of their car with the patrol car, incapacitating the two girls. Relationships A cop pulls up and asks them if everything is all right, and in response to this, Bruce murders the cop, coldly shooting him twice. "American Horror Story" Dark Cousin (TV Episode 2012) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. After Montana becomes his love interest, she requests that he kill Brooke, who she believes is responsible for her brother's death. Looking for revenge, Bruce drives to Camp Redwood where he hits Benjamin Richter with his car while he and Richard Ramirez are talking. Ramirez and Bruce agree as long as Billy Idol remains untouched. Courtney is first seen telling Margaret about Brooke and he later tells her that two bodies where found at Redwood and Margaret is overjoyed. Bruce is a sadistic and charismatic man who seems to lack any empathy or capability for genuine emotion besides rage, thus showing psychopathic traits. Chet Clancy (portrayed by Gus Kenworthy) is the "jock" of the group and a steroid user. 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During that, she encounters Trevor Kirchner, whom she had a one-night stand with, and they finally get back together. American Horror Story Wiki is a FANDOM TV Community. At some point during the 80s, Bruce started using his charismatic persona to charm people into a false sense of security and then kill them in sadistic ways. He then shot Brooke's father, who attempted to intervene, and then himself, leaving Brooke traumatized. Xavier Plympton (portrayed by Cody Fern) is an aerobics instructor who lands a summer job as a counselor at Camp Redwood, bringing his friends Montana, Brooke, Ray and Chet along for the ride. During his time in the Red Meadows In 2019, Donna finds Brooke, whom she thought had died from her gunshot wound in 1989, alive, and the two reconcile. On the road, he creeps them out with a story about murder and they ask him to get out. He is easily able to deceive and convince p… Asylum, he was subjected to mental torture and abuse, leading him to believed that he committed the murders. Murphy has noted that, as a result of the pandemic, Season 10's theme may change, as according to the show's co-creator, "A lot of what I was going to shoot was dependent on a very specific moment, it was a weather-dependent show. Returning to Camp Redwood in 1989 for Margaret's planned music festival, Trevor reconnects with Montana's ghost and decides to kill himself to be with her, but refrains when Montana rejects him out of guilt over her previous relationship with Ramirez. Bruce is later seen sitting down with Ramirez while Courtney is killed in front of them. Jingles attempts to kill Xavier by locking him in an oven, but a mortally-wounded Bertie rescues him before begging him to end her suffering, with which he complies. Richard Ramirez (portrayed by Zach Villa as adult Richard, portrayed by Mateo Gallegos as young Richard) is a serial killer. A guy called Bruce (Dylan McDermott) turns up at this point in AHS 1984 and, after overhearing them talking about Camp Redwood, wants to team up with them. After Brooke is shot and nearly killed by Margaret, Donna assists the ghosts into dismembering Margaret and throwing her pieces into a wood chipper. When asked to imagine Bruce's backstory, Dylan McDermott said to TV Guide that he thinks that Bruce is "someone that's a child of abuse and neglect who got into a lot of trouble as a kid" and that "he has an inability to feel, besides anything but rage". The Lady in White Rest in Pieces Final Girl After failing to kill Brooke at her apartment, Richard follows her to Camp Redwood, where he subsequently learns that people who die on the property become trapped there as ghosts. Oct 1, 2020 - Explore Bruce J. Pimentel's board "Evan Peters", followed by 918 people on Pinterest. Several years later, she decides to reopen Camp Redwood with the sole purpose of embracing God, prohibiting the new counselors from sinning on the camp grounds. Has Gus Kenworthy appeared in American Horror Story before? It should also be noted that due to a timeline alteration seen in Apocalypse caused by Mallory, it is possible that Richard's time at Camp Redwood was erased and instead, the events from Hotel happened, where Richard is caught and remains in prison for twenty-three years before dying from leukemia. See the full gallery: … Before she can be successfully executed, however, Donna rescues her and attempts to help her build a new life now that she is legally dead. He is easily able to deceive and convince people to help him, only to then turn on them and kill them in incredibly cruel ways.. He returns as a ghost and, along with Xavier, Trevor and Montana, brutally chops Margaret up and throws her pieces into a wood chipper as revenge for killing them. Trevor plans to kill himself to be with Montana, but her guilt over how her relationship with Ramirez inadvertently caused the death of many innocent people causes her to push Trevor away. Detail 3 Detail 4 American Horror Story Detail 1 Detail 3 By: Tori, Lacey, Jimmy, Tiffany, Bruce, Dan Detail 2 By: Lacy Detail 1 Detail 2 Detail 3 When they deny, he sabotages their car and offers to fix it in exchange for a ride. He eventually attempts to start a new life in Alaska with his new wife and son, but his past catches up to him when Ramirez murders his wife in retaliation for turning him in to the cops. Brooke is, however, determined to make Margaret pay for the time she lost on death row and returns to Camp Redwood upon hearing that it will be reopened for a music festival in 1989. When Jingles tries to kill her, Margaret shoots him, and afterwards attempts to kill Trevor and pin his murder on Mr. Jingles. Bruce's Run on American Horror Story: 1984 May Be More Complex Than We Thought. This is also the first season since Hotel to not include alum Cheyenne Jackson. Brooke however, reversed the car and Donna ducked under it, and Brooke grabbed Bruce's pistol and shot him. Bruce gave Brooke a … Despite her purity, she is easily peer-pressured into drinking with her fellow counselors. He likened Bruce's manipulative charm to. This is the sixth season that is not strictly anthological, with the presence of serial killer Richard Ramirez who previously appeared in the fifth season, portrayed by Anthony Ruivivar. Unlike others who may kill out of revenge, religious and/or political beliefs or personal gain, Bruce kills solely for his own genuine sadistic pleasure. Benjamin Richter, also known as Mr. Jingles (portrayed by John Carroll Lynch as adult Benjamin, Connor Cain as young Benjamin), is a former janitor of Camp Redwood who Margaret Booth framed for the 1970 massacre. He convinces a near-dead Jingles to become a follower of Satan as well, and Jingles is also resurrected. He is a character in 1984 portrayed by Dylan McDermott.  Bruce and Rameriez later kill Stacey. By now, American Horror Story fans have fully immersed themselves in AHS: 1984, the new season which takes place at a fictional summer camp during the summer of 1984. He is later seen at Margaret's convention on Redwood. Originally planned to massacred the entire music festival opened in Camp Redwood, Xavier and the other ghosts decided to kill Margaret to stopped her murderous rampage and killing Richard Ramirez over and over again. Trevor Kirchner (portrayed by Matthew Morrison) is the activities director of Camp Redwood who has a fling with Montana. Bruce tried to hitch a ride with Brooke and Donna. Trevor, alongside Donna and Brooke, survives Margaret's first attempt on his life, and subsequently enters into an arrangement with her whereby he marries her and is to share in her fortune in return for his silence on Margaret's crimes. Stream American Horror Story on Netflix here, on Hulu here, or on Amazon Prime here. Montana Duke (portrayed by Billie Lourd) is a HOT spunky,and motivated aerobics enthusiast. During purgatory, Xavier killed trespassers in Camp Redwood along with Montana. November 4, 2019 by Amber Frost. At some point, she tries to call Donna, but is overwhelmed by the memories of Camp Redwood. In response to the woman's kindness, Bruce immediately strangled and incapacitated her and locked her in the trunk. Margaret Booth (portrayed by Leslie Grossman) is the new owner of Camp Redwood. Montana, and the other ghosts finally killed Margaret by dismembering and decapitating her, shooting her limbs and body over the property line, keeping her soul from ever returning to the campground, which ultimately fails. Roy, the gas station attendant, discovers that they are headed to the camp and warns the group that they are going to die, and that the camp should never have been re-opened. In 1989, in an attempt to atone for her role in the 1984 massacre, Donna saves Brooke from her execution, and together they travel back to Camp Redwood to murder Margaret as revenge for framing Brooke for the 1984 murders. You have been warned.) The 101st episode of "American Horror Story" saw some beloved former cast members return in guest appearances. ... and Donna was tied to the truck. When Brooke woke up, he had chained Donna to the back of the car and told Brooke she could either drive as fast as she can and cause Donna to be skinned and killed by the road or be murdered by Bruce. Upon seeing that a music festival would be opened by Margaret Booth in Camp Redwood, Montana and other ghosts decide to massacre the entire festival to draw in paranormal investigators to set their soul free from the campground. He teams up with Margaret and hitchhiker Bruce to kill all the festival participants, but the plan is foiled when the ghosts kill Bruce and Margaret. Brooke's plans to study veterinary medicine over the summer of 1984 are suddenly derailed when Ramirez breaks into her apartment, steals her jewelry, and vows to return to murder her. Margaret is secretly responsible for the massacre in 1970, having pinned the murders on Benjamin Richter. From that moment, she left her old life behind, marries a dermatologist, and has children. Having a change of heart because of Brooke's action, she convinces the other ghosts to stop the killing and put an end to Margaret's murderous rampage, starting with killing off her associates, Bruce, whom Trevor mortally wounded and kicked off the property line so his ghost would not return and Ramirez, whom the ghosts killed over and over due to the Satanic influence that brought him back to life, in order to protect Richter's son, Bobby. Following the murders at Camp Redwood, Margaret learns that Trevor survived, and makes a deal with him to make him rich by marrying her, in return for his silence about Margaret's crimes. See more ideas about evan peters, evan, american horror story. , Bruce is a sadistic and charismatic man who seems to lack any empathy or capability for genuine emotion besides rage, thus showing psychopathic traits. Dylan returns for another season of American Horror Story as Bruce, a suspicious guy who meets Donna and Brooke at a roller skating rink before hitchhiking with them to Camp Redwood. "There's true evil out there." In 2019, Richter and his mother stop Margaret from nearly killing Richter's adult son when he comes to the now-abandoned Camp Redwood. After thirty years of continuously being killed, when Mr. Jingles' son Bobby comes to Camp Redwood, Richard manages to escape briefly and attempts to kill Bobby, but fails when the ghosts of the counselors catch up to him, and he is again subject to continuously being brutally killed each time he awakens. She is convicted and sentenced to death. Bruce is a hitchhiking serial killer that attempts to murder Brooke and Donna after they give him a lift. Unlike previous American Horror Story seasons, ... because like roughly 95 percent of all characters in the American Horror-verse, Bruce turns out to be a hitchhiking serial killer. Bruce is a sadistic serial killer who finds his purpose at Camp Redwood. Portrayed by Intended to be a bit of a Mind-F*ck (as we lovingly describe our annual AHS launch campaign), this visually-rich teaser is riddled with clues about the eighth season of American Horror Story. After learning that the abandoned Camp Redwood still has ongoing murders, Margaret decides to organize a music festival on the property to kill the featured musicians and make it a tourist attraction for the future, with assistance from Richard Ramirez and hitchhiker Bruce. He was to be featured in an early Jane Fonda workout video, but was removed from the video due to his large penis attracting undue attention. Margaret reveals to Mr. Jingles that she manipulated the events that lead to him believing that he was responsible for the 1970 massacre. Occupation 1984 Characters Každá série má svůj vlastní příběh a své vlastní postavy. American Horror Story: 1984 is the ninth season of the FX horror anthology television series American Horror Story. Originally slated to air this year, American Horror Story Season 10 will now release sometime in 2021 as a result of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Stabbed in the neck with a machete by Trevor Kirchner (10/31/1989) Dylan McDermott plays Bruce, a serial killer. No – in fact, 1984 marks Kenworthy’s major acting debut, bar a few cameo appearances in the likes of … After that, she is saved from dying and wakes up in the hospital. FishTank/Asylum Eleventh Hour Cast Changes, Pages using DynamicPageList parser function, American Horror Story: 1984's Dylan McDermott Teases 'There Are No Good Endings With Bruce', https://americanhorrorstory.fandom.com/wiki/Bruce?oldid=150699, According to Dylan McDermott, Bruce is a psychopath who was born into it. During her purgatory, Montana had killed various trespassers in Camp Redwood along with Xavier, much to the dismay of Ray and other ghosts. Bruce They then become business partners, purchasing former locations of gruesome murders (one of them being Briarcliff Manor from Asylum) and exploiting the notoriety of the sites for the purposes of tourism. Dylan McDermott played Bruce on American Horror Story season 9, the slasher-themed 1984. She is saved by Ray, who takes her to the camp's gate so she will not die in the campground. 1984 marks the first season to not feature series mainstays Evan Peters and Sarah Paulson. When Brooke is arrested for the death of Montana, and framed for killing the other counselors, Richard and Mr. Jingles steal a police vehicle and return to Los Angeles, where Mr. Jingles gets Richard caught by the authorities. At some points between 1989 and 2019, Donna had become the director of Red Meadows asylum, where Richter has been held, guilty over being the "final girl". He returns to Camp Redwood and eventually reunites with the ghosts of his deceased mother Lavinia and brother Bobby, after whom Richter named his own son. The ninth season will introduce a new storyline that follows a group of Los Angeles-based friends who leave to become camp counselors at Camp Redwood for the summer, but soon find themselves terrorized by a mysterious murderer. The group proceeds despite Roy's warnings. Her plans fail however, as Bruce is fatally attacked, rolled down a hill and left to die off of camp property, and the ghosts of Camp Redwood brutally butcher Margaret herself, flinging her arms, legs, torso, and finally her decapitated head into a wood chipper. Richard escapes prison with Satan's help, and vows to hunt Mr. Jingles down by returning to Camp Redwood for the music festival Margaret is hosting. In the summer of 1983, Brooke was planning to marry Joey Cavanaugh, despite his jealous nature. After Richter's capture by the ghosts of the counselors, he reveals that he came to kill Ramirez to stop him from killing more people, and further revealed that after Montana worked with Ramirez and brought him along to the camp to hunt down Brooke, she had become his muse to spark his murder spree, much to the disgust of Xavier, Chet, and Ray. Veteran cast members with recurring or guest appearances include Leslie Jordan, Tanya Clarke, Dylan McDermott, Lily Rabe, and Finn Wittrock. With Lady Gaga, Kathy Bates, Angela Bassett, Sarah Paulson. Discover UK showbiz and celebrity breaking news from the MailOnline. Cause of death Bruce, realizing who Ramirez is, wishes to team up and kill people with him. He is considered to be the bringer of the End of Days, as well as the biological grandson and the adopted son of Constance Langdon. After that, Montana witnesses Trevor being shot and wounded by Margaret and left to die outside Camp Redwood, but Brooke appeared and help Trevor make it back to the campground, despite Montana's protests. She goes on to kill Chet and Xavier before non-lethally stabbing herself in order to frame Brooke, who is already in police custody for the death of Montana. During his hunt for Brooke, he crosses paths with Mr. Jingles and is killed. Although the ghosts attempted to keep her alive until she was safely off of camp property, they miscalculate, and upon death, Margaret's soul, like the others, remains on the property. Richard (portrayed by Anthony Ruivivar) had previously appeared in Hotel as one of James Patrick March's guests for the Devil's Night soirée and is also responsible for running Billie Dean Howard out of the Hotel Cortez. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Margaret makes him dispose of the bodies and while he does, he notices their ghosts. Bruce's Run on American Horror Story: 1984 May Be More Complex Than We Thought. Brooke Thompson (attempted victim, enemy) Donna Chambers (attempted victim, enemy) Richard Ramirez (idol, ally) Margaret Booth (ally) Stacey Phillips (victim) Midge (assaulted victim) Trevor Kirchner (killer) Season nine of American Horror Story has proven that even in the absence of fan favorites Evan Peters and Sarah Paulson, the show's popularity only continues to grow. Trevor later uses Midge as bait to kill Bruce and Trevor kills him and kicks him down a hill out of Redwood where he won't become a ghost. Almost thirty years later, when Mr. Jingles' son Bobby comes to Camp Redwood, she tries to kill him, but Mr. Jingles, his mother Lavinia, and the other ghosts prevent her from doing so as Bobby flees the camp. Margaret shoots him in retaliation, mere feet outside of the Camp Redwood property line so he will not come back as a ghost. After that, she is tracked down by Ramirez in an attempt to kill her and fights off Montana, who tries to kill her as well to revenge Sam, her brother. On their way to Camp Redwood, Brooke and Donna encounter Bruce, a serial killer who they subdued and cut off both of his thumbs, and left him for dead. (This post contains spoilers for “American Horror Story: 1984” through the episode that aired Nov. 6. Read More Never miss out on gossip, celebrity photos, videos, divorces, scandals and more. Richter would later be resurrected by Richard Ramirez and escaped Camp Redwood. In the climax, Brooke attacks Margaret and is shot and seemingly dies, prompting Donna to help the ghosts in killing Margaret. When Joey murders her brother Sam at Joey and Brooke's wedding, Montana, blaming Sam's death on Brooke, vows to get her revenge on Brooke, teaming up with Ramirez, who she met during one of her aerobics classes.