Published On: Tue, Feb 10th, 2015

Shauna Rappold talks ‘American Horror Story Freakshow,’ Neil Patrick Harris

Actress Shauna Rappold is enjoying success on the hit FX show American Horror Story: Freakshow, where she co-stars as the wife of Neil Patrick Harris’ Chester Creb. Shauna spoke to Dispatch Radio in an exclusive interview about her role as Lucy and began with creepy Chester.

He’s been away at war and “when he comes back, he’s jus not the same…he got a metal plate in his head,” Shauna explains of Harris’ Chester. He has a “disturbing” puppet named Marjorie, voiced by Jamie Brewer, and “our relationship has never repaired.”

Shauna RappoldShe details the shocking events of episode 11, titled “Magical Thinking,” praising Harris’ “commitment” to this insane character – “I was honored to be his wife.”

Freakshow is season 4 of the highly successful franchise and Rappold says they’re “friends on set…super professional but equally playful.”

Shauna talks about her role and the production of the Fantastic Four reboot, directed by Josh Trank before reflecting on working with Patrick Wilson as a “family man, Federal prosecutor…addicted to an escort service” in Zipper.

She praises Lena Headey, who she shares most of her scenes with and then recounts her experiences on Treme and God’s Not Dead.

Check out the full interview below.

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