Ryan Murphy

American film and television screenwriter, director, and producer

Ryan Murphy (born November 9, 1965)[1] is an American screenwriter, director and producer. He is the creator of the television series Nip/Tuck and Glee. Murphy also made the WB network series Popular, which aired from 1999-2001. As of 2011, some movies he will direct are underworks.

Ryan Murphy
Murphy at the San Diego Comic-Con International in July 2010.
Murphy at the San Diego Comic-Con International in July 2010.
Born (1965-11-30) November 30, 1965 (age 54)
Indianapolis, Indiana, U.S.
OccupationScreenwriter, Television director, Television producer
Alma materIndiana University, Bloomington

Murphy is a graduate of Warren Central High School in Indianapolis, Indiana. He also went to Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana.

Personal lifeEdit

Murphy is openly gay.[2] Murphy says he sometimes goes to church in Los Angeles.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. Ryan Murphy biography and filmography, retrieved May 13, 2010
  2. Poniewozik, James (March 7, 2005), "Queer Eye for Straight TV", Time, retrieved August 20, 2008
  3. "From Nip/Tuck to High School Glee", Fresh Air, NPR, May 19, 2009, retrieved November 25, 2009

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