Twilight's Taylor Lautner Joins the Cast of Scream Queens

Lautner joins John Stamos as a newly announced series regular.

Taylor Lautner joins the cast of Scream Queens.
Taylor Lautner joins the cast of Scream Queens.
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Film star Taylor Lautner will join the cast of the second season of Fox's Scream Queens, according to Variety. The show will return on September 20.

Lautner will join returning cast members from Season 1, including Jamie Lee Curtis, Emma Roberts, Lea Michele, Abigail Breslin, and Keke Palmer, as well as the recently announced John Stamos. The original season featured Michele, Ariana Grande, and Nick Jonas.

Season 2 of Scream Queens will be set in a hospital where fascinating and bizarre medical cases are under observation. The show's first season was set on a college campus on which a series of murders takes place.

Scream Queens is a production of Ryan Murphy Television, Brad Falchuk Teley-Vision, and 20th Century Fox Television. Murphy, Falchuk, and Ian Brennan are the series' cocreators and serve as writers and directors.