Sarah Paulson on 'American Horror Story: Freak Show' Season Finale

The Emmy-nominated actress discusses working on the show and her role as conjoined twins Bette and Dot Tattler.
2:25 | 01/21/15

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Transcript for Sarah Paulson on 'American Horror Story: Freak Show' Season Finale
? It's a big might for fans of "American horror story" freak show. It airs tonight. The show follows a troupe of carnal performers and Emmy nominated actress Sarah Paulson is playing conjoined twins and Neil Patrick Harris. Take a look. Think I do a little magic. Ah. Thought I'd be good are to the stage but then they told me to disappear. Oh. Oh. I think he's wonderful. He's very handsome. He could be the one. So who's interested? And we're delighted to welcome Sarah Paulson. I have to ask, what was that like when you were first presented with the fact that you'd be a conjoined twin literally you would have two heads. It was terrifying as you might imagine. I didn't know how in the world we were going to do it. And it's a really scary thing to act by yourself. I like to look at another actor's face and eyes to help me figure out what I'm doing and I didn't have anyone to look at. I couldn't even see myself. My head was bent such a way they could never make eye contact. It was just awful. Then how did your fellow arcs react to the two heads? How did they play off it. Yes, it was hard. They had to use their imagination, as well and also Jessica Lang had a hard time keeping track of whoever she was supposed to be speaking to so I was slyly pointing when she would look in the wrong direct, no. Other head. Other head. I love that your one request was could they have a southern accent. I wanted something I would feel grounded by and tethered to something I could recognize because all my family is from that part of the world. What an incredible cast. We saw Neil Patrick Harris, obviously Jessica Lang. Kathy bates. They're no good. Yeah. I think they're overrated. What's the big deal. A couple of academy award winners. With such dark subject matter. A lot of levity on the set. We laugh in ways you can't even imagine. It's an extraordinary thing. A lot of dark stuff going on but we have plenty to laugh about. We're all tuning in for the dark stuff. We can't wait for tonight. It's going to be action packed. Action packed and a lot of things are going to be wrapped up and some in not so pretty ways. All right. I like that. Thank you. Thank you. The season finale of "American horror cc1 Test message

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