STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 944 this week

Ryan Murphy (I)


Ryan Murphy was born on November 30, 1965 in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA. He is a writer and producer, known for American Horror Story (2011), Glee (2009) and Nip/Tuck (2003). He has been married to David Miller since July 4, 2012. They have two children. See full bio »

Here We Go: Welcome to "The IMDb Show"

Kevin Smith weighs in on Justice League and the future of DC and Marvel, and answers fan questions. Plus, we battle with fans over who played the greatest Batman of all time.

Here we go

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Amazon Video

Watch on TV

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 36 people
created 04 Sep 2013
 
a list of 30 images
created 13 Feb 2016
 
a list of 5 people
created 30 May 2016
 
a list of 23 images
created 10 months ago
 
a list of 27 images
created 2 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Ryan Murphy's work have you seen?

User Polls

Won 4 Primetime Emmys. Another 16 wins & 53 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

American Horror Story
(2011-2019)
Glee
Glee Writer
(2009-2015)
Nip/Tuck
Nip/Tuck Writer
(2003-2010)
Eat Pray Love
Eat Pray Love Writer
(2010)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Writer (22 credits)
 2018 Ratched (TV Series) (creator) (pre-production)
 2018 9-1-1 (TV Series) (1 episode) (filming)
- Pilot (2018)
 2018 Pose (TV Series) (1 episode) (pre-production)
- Pilot (2018)
  One Hit Wonders (TV Movie) (announced)
  American Horror Story (TV Series) (created by - 86 episodes, 2011 - 2019) (written by - 15 episodes, 2011 - 2017)
- Episode #9.1 (2019) ... (creator)
- Episode #8.1 (2018) ... (creator)
- Great Again (2017) ... (creator)
- Charles (Manson) in Charge (2017) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Drink the Kool-Aid (2017) ... (creator)
  Feud (TV Series) (developed by - 10 episodes, 2018) (created by - 9 episodes, 2017 - 2018) (written by - 2 episodes, 2017)
- Episode #2.10 (2018) ... (creator)
- Episode #2.9 (2018) ... (creator)
- Episode #2.8 (2018) ... (creator)
- Episode #2.7 (2018) ... (creator)
- Episode #2.6 (2018) ... (creator)
  Scream Queens (TV Series) (created by - 23 episodes, 2015 - 2016) (written by - 8 episodes, 2015 - 2016)
- Drain the Swamp (2016) ... (creator)
- Lovin the D (2016) ... (creator)
- Rapunzel, Rapunzel (2016) ... (creator)
- The Hand (2016) ... (creator)
- Blood Drive (2016) ... (creator)
  Glee (TV Series) (created by - 121 episodes, 2009 - 2015) (written by - 30 episodes, 2009 - 2015) (story - 1 episode, 2010) (teleplay - 1 episode, 2010)
- Dreams Come True (2015) ... (creator) / (written by)
- We Built This Glee Club (2015) ... (creator)
- 2009 (2015) ... (creator) / (written by)
- The Rise and Fall of Sue Sylvester (2015) ... (creator)
- Child Star (2015) ... (creator)
 2014 Open (TV Movie)
 2014 The Normal Heart (TV Movie) (uncredited)
 2013 Mentiras Perfectas (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Castigos Perfectos (2013) ... (story)
  The New Normal (TV Series) (created by - 22 episodes, 2012 - 2013) (written by - 5 episodes, 2012 - 2013)
- Finding Name-O (2013) ... (creator)
- The Big Day (2013) ... (creator) / (written by)
- About a Boy Scout (2013) ... (creator)
- Blood, Sweat and Fears (2013) ... (creator)
- Rocky Bye Baby (2013) ... (creator)
 2011 Day in the Life of Brittany (Video short) (character - uncredited)
 2011 Glee: The 3D Concert Movie (Documentary) (characters - uncredited)
 2010 Eat Pray Love (screenplay)
  Nip/Tuck (TV Series) (created by - 100 episodes, 2003 - 2010) (written by - 24 episodes, 2003 - 2010)
- Hiro Yoshimura (2010) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Walter and Edith Krieger (2010) ... (creator)
- Christian Troy II (2010) ... (creator)
- Dr. Griffin (2010) ... (creator)
- Virginia Hayes (2010) ... (creator)
 2009 Glee: Director's Cut Pilot Episode (TV Movie) (creator) / (written by)
 2008 Pretty/Handsome (TV Movie) (written by)
 2006 Running with Scissors (screenplay)
 2002 St. Sass (TV Movie)
  Popular (TV Series) (created by - 43 episodes, 1999 - 2001) (written by - 15 episodes, 1999 - 2001) (teleplay - 2 episodes, 2000 - 2001) (story - 1 episode, 2001)
- Promblems (2001) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Don't Tug on Superman's Cape... (2001) ... (creator)
- I Know What You Did Last Spring Break (2001) ... (creator) / (story) / (teleplay)
- The Brain Game (2001) ... (creator)
- Coup (2001) ... (creator)
 1999 The Furies (Short) (writer)
Show Show Producer (23 credits)
Show Show Music department (2 credits)
Show Show Director (16 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (3 credits)
Show Show Self (36 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (2 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 3 Articles | See more »

Height:

6' (1.83 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I think it's only natural to be influenced by the filmmakers and things that you gravitate to when you were younger. I think my first seminal television moment was my grandmother forcing me, sobbing and screaming, to watch 'Dark Shadows'. She would make me sit through it to toughen me, I think. And when I was bad I had to watch 'The Waltons'. See more »

Trivia:

In June 2017, he, his production company Ryan Murphy Productions as well as FX, were sued by Olivia de Havilland due to what she felt was an unauthorized and inaccurate portrayal of her in the show Feud (2017)'s first season "Bette and Joan". A statement from her lawyers read: "Miss de Havilland was not asked by FX for permission to use her name and identity and was not compensated for such use."... See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

Contribute to This Page