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Ryan Murphy Shares the Final Clue for ‘American Horror Story’ Season 7’s Title — and It Stings!

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Ryan Murphy speaks onstage during EW Fest in New York City.

Ryan Murphy teased the final clue for American Horror Story’s season 7 title on Monday, July 17.

The showrunner, 51, revealed the clue in a mysterious Instagram post. “AHS last clue before this week’s title reveal,” he captioned the photo of a person covered head-to-toe in bees. “Ideas?”

AHS last clue before this week’s TITLE reveal. Ideas?

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Since May, Murphy, who cocreated the series with Brad Falchuk, has been dropping a slew of cryptic hints to get fans excited for the title release, which will be revealed on Thursday, July 20.

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Earlier this month, the Emmy winner posted another enigmatic photo of a figure flashing sharp teeth. “American Horror Story Holes,” he wrote on July 13.

American Horror Story Holes

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In yet another perplexing teaser, Murphy shared a snapshot of a figure with hands coming out of its face. “AHS Season 7 clue: ambidexterity,” he wrote in June.

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AHS Season 7 clue: ambidexterity

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As previously reported, the next season will be based on the 2016 presidential election and feature a Donald Trump-like character. In a nod to the theme, Murphy posted a picture of star Evan Peters with blue hair in May. “AHS Season 7: Red, white and blue clue,” he teased at the time.

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AHS Season 7: Red, white and blue clue

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Murphy opened up about the latest installment while attending the Television Critics Association’s winter press tour in January. “It’s a modern-day story,” he told Us Weekly at the time.

Along with Peters, the cast includes Sarah Paulson, Billy Eichner, Billie Lourd, Cheyenne Jackson, Adina Porter, Colton Haynes and Leslie Grossman.

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