Air Date: Sunday, March 05, 2017
Time Slot: 10:00 PM-11:00 PM EST on FX
Episode Title: (#101) "Pilot"
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FEUD: Bette and Joan

Episode Descriptions

Episode 1 / Production #101 - "Pilot" (Airs March 5, 10:00 pm e/p) - Cast aside by Hollywood, screen legends Joan Crawford and Bette Davis battle ageism, sexism and each other when they sign up to make What Ever Happened To Baby Jane? Teleplay by Ryan Murphy; directed by Ryan Murphy.

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Returns in TBA 2018 (Exact Date TBA)
3/5/17 - ???
returning in 2018/2019 (date TBA)
not on the schedule
2 (10 episodes)
renewed through the 2017-18 season (the show's second of 10 episodes) on 2/28/17
(from FX's press release, January 2017) FX Networks has set the premiere dates for Ryan Murphy's highly anticipated, star-studded limited series FEUD: Bette and Joan, the new season of the critically-acclaimed and award-winning drama series The Americans, and the eighth season of the Emmy(R) Award Winning animated comedy series Archer. FEUD: Bette and Joan, the first installment of the new limited series from Emmy(R) and Golden Globe(R) award-winning Executive Producer Ryan Murphy, will premiere on Sunday, March 5 at 10 PM ET/PT on FX. FEUD: Bette and Joan, the first installment of the new FX anthology series from Ryan Murphy, tells the story of the legendary rivalry between Joan Crawford (Jessica Lange) and Bette Davis (Susan Sarandon) during their collaboration on the Academy Award(R)-nominated thriller What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?, and well after the cameras stopped rolling. The series explores how the two women endured ageism, sexism, and misogyny while struggling to hang on to success and fame in the twilight of their careers. In addition to Academy Award winners Lange and Sarandon, the cast includes Alfred Molina as the film's director Robert Aldrich, Stanley Tucci as studio titan Jack Warner, Judy Davis as gossip columnist Hedda Hopper, Jackie Hoffman as Crawford's housekeeper Mamacita, and Alison Wright as Aldrich's assistant Pauline. Notable guest stars include Dominic Burgess as Crawford and Davis' co-star Victor Buono, Academy Award winner Catherine Zeta-Jones as film star Olivia De Havilland, Sarah Paulson as Geraldine Page, Academy Award winner Kathy Bates as Joan Blondell and Kiernan Shipka as B.D., Bette Davis' daughter
· Alfred Molina as Robert Aldrich
· Alison Wright as Pauline
· Catherine Zeta-Jones as Olivia de Havilland
· Dominic Burgess as Victor Buono
· Jackie Hoffman as Mamasita
· Jessica Lange as Joan Crawford
· Judy Davis as Hedda Hopper
· Kathy Bates as Joan Blondell
· Molly Price as Harriet Aldrich
· Sarah Paulson as Geraldine Page
· Stanley Tucci as Jack Warner
· Susan Sarandon as Bette Davis
· Brad Pitt as EP
· Dede Gardner as EP
· Jaffe Cohen as CRTR
· Michael Zam as CRTR
· Ryan Murphy as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Tim Minear as EP
· drama
· Fox 21 Television Studios
· Plan B Entertainment
· Ryan Murphy