Evan Peters will be "sitting out" the next season of 'American Horror Story'.
The 32-year-old actor has revealed he won't be involved in the upcoming ninth series of Ryan Murphy's anthology show, which means it will be the first one he'll miss in the programme's long run to date.
Speaking to a producer from Extra, he confirmed: "No, I'm going to sit a season out."
The confirmation he is going to skip a series comes after the star admitted he had become "exhausted" and drained by the dark roles he has taken on during the show's time on air.
He commented last year: "It's just exhausting. It's really mentally draining, and you don't want to go to those places ever in your life.