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Chris Zylka Cut From 'American Horror Story' for Hesitating to Shave Head

September 7, 2012 (9:10 am) GMT
The 'Amazing Spider-Man' actor, who was cast as a deaf-mute boy, reportedly won't appear on the Ryan Murphy-created horror serier after being reluctant to shave his head.
Chris Zylka

Chris Zylka has lost his role on "", so it's reported. Per Zap2it, the former "" actor is cut by creator Ryan Murphy as he hesitated to shave his head to portray a deaf-mute boy.

Zylka was tapped for a two-episode arc with an option to extend. However, since the Eugene "Flash" Thompson in " was removed from the cast line-up, his role was reduced to a one-episode gig with another actor tackling the part.

The 27-year-old hunk was very excited when he landed a part on the show. "It is a thrill, an honor, a challenge," he said back in June. "Honestly, it was as big a thrill to book that show as it was to get a part in 'The Amazing Spider-Man'. I cannot believe I will get to be in the same room as , let alone work with her."

While Zylka won't appear on the Emmy-nominated series, who starred in the first season will join Lange and other original stars who return in the upcoming installment.

"AHS" season 2 is set to debut Wednesday, October 17 at 10 P.M. ET on FX. Two more promos have been released to hype up the much-anticipated return.





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