Twilight star Taylor Lautner has been cast in season two of Fox horror-comedy 'Scream Queens' as Dr. Cassidy Cascade. The 24-year-old joins John Stamos as season two’s newest cast member, alongside returning stars Jamie Lee Curtis, Emma Roberts, Abigail Breslin and Lea Michele.

The second season will take place in a hospital owned by Jamie Lee Curtis’ Cathy Munsch. According to E! News Lautner's character suffers from a bizarre medical condition and will find himself a suspect following a wave of tragedies at the hospital.

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Lautner announced his casting on Instagram, writing: ”Big news everyone!! Thrilled to be joining @screamqueensFox it's going to be such a blast playing Dr. Cassidy Cascade. The season 2 premiere is Tuesday, September 20 at 9pm on Fox!”

Curtis previously said that fans should brace themselves for a much “darker” second season. "I think it'll be dark. I think it's going to be very dark," she told E! News in May. "It's in a hospital, [there's] a lot of darkness in hospitals—dark hallways, scary rooms, sharp objects, a lot of blood, disinfectants.”

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Last week the show announced that John Stamos would be a series regular in season two, playing surgeon Dr. Brock Holt. Holt is described as ‘the hospital's brilliant, but secretive, head surgeon.’ ‘Scream Queens’ season two premieres on Fox Tuesday, Sept. 20.