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Ryan Murphy

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30, 1965
Indianapolis, IN
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30, 1965 (age 54)
Indianapolis, IN


Writer/producer/director who created Glee and American Horror Story with his writing partner Brad Falchuk.

Before Fame

He worked for the Miami Herald, the Los Angeles Times, the New York Daily News, the Knoxville News Sentinel, and Entertainment Weekly before selling his first screenplay, Why Can't I Be Audrey Hepburn?, to Steven Spielberg.


He was inspired to create Nip/Tuck after going undercover for an investigative story on plastic surgery in Beverly Hills.

Family Life

He adopted a son, Logan Phineas, with partner David Miller. He had been in a long-term relationship with director Bill Condon before marrying Miller.

Associated With

He directed the films Running with Scissors, which starred Annette Bening, and Eat Pray Love, which starred Julia Roberts.