Followers took difficulty with Cody Fern’s ‘worst imitation of an Aussie accent’ in a latest episode of American Horror Tales – solely to find the actor was performing together with his pure accent
American Horror Story star Cody Fern has been slammed by followers for portraying a ‘dangerous’ Australian accent – unaware that it’s his pure tone.
The 33-year-old actor has performed characters within the eighth and ninth seasons of American Horror Story the place he showcased his capacity to carry out a convincing American accent.
Returning to the anthology collection for the present stand alone American Horror Tales sequel, the actor determined to indicate off his actual accent.
Hailing from Southern Cross in Western Australia, the TV star has a noticeably basic Aussie accent – however followers have been satisfied his flip as a park ranger named Stan Vogel within the episode titled Feral concerned him placing on an accent.
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One unimpressed fan took to Twitter after watching the episode to query: “Now why did they provide Cody Fern that accent,” solely to later right themselves by tweeting: “wait. He’s Australian omg”.
Whereas one other viewer confessed: “So I actually instructed @noplotjustvibes that Cody Fern’s Aussie accent in AHStories was most likely the worst imitation of an Aussie accent I’ve ever heard. They then proceeded to inform me that that’s Cody’s actual accent….”
Cody himself has addressed the confused response to his personal accent on the present.
He instructed TV Line: “I’m not pretty comfy performing in my accent. So it was very unusual for me to make use of my very own accent.
“I don’t have Twitter, however I’ve seen suggestions from individuals throughout the firm who’re sending me little tweets like, ‘He ought to stick together with his plain white-boy American accent’ and, ‘Who does this Harvard grad suppose he’s attempting to do an Australian accent? He’s not Meryl Streep!’
“I’m like, ‘You all have to settle down.’”
In the identical interview, Cody addressed whether or not or not he’ll return to play extra characters within the persevering with American Horror Story anthology collection.
He stated: “By no means say by no means..
“I’ve been engaged on a few different issues, so my time has been a bit cut up. There was a three-day window for this episode that labored very well. And every thing with COVID is so unusual.
“However I really like working with Ryan Murphy, I really like his world.
“When Ryan picks up that cellphone and calls, it’s very exhausting to withstand, so we’ll have to attend and see. I’d like to see what he cooks up for me.”
The most recent season of stand alone episodes has been acquired with blended critiques from followers of the collection.
Whereas many have been intrigued to see how particular person episodes tie in to previous seasons of the present, others have been annoyed by an absence of scares within the new present.
One disgruntled viewer slammed the latest episode on Twitter, writing: “American Horror Tales is nice nevertheless it’s not giving what I assumed. Not scary sufficient.”
The long-running present – which launched again in 2011 – has been renewed to maintain airing for not less than three extra seasons.