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Ryan Patrick Murphy (born November 30, 1965) is an American writer, director, and producer, known for his work on a number of television series.

Works associated with him include:

  • Popular: A Too Good to Last high school dramedy, which ran on The WB from 1999-2001.
  • Nip/Tuck: A Soap Opera about plastic surgeons, which ran on FX from 2003-2010.
  • Glee: One of Fox' most popular series to date, Glee is a "post-modern musical" high school comedy-drama which ran on Fox from 2009-2015.
  • American Horror Story: Exactly What It Says on the Tin, the series features a different plotline and setting with the same cast members each season. Airs on FX (2011-present).
  • The New Normal: A Dom Com about a couple trying to have a baby. Ran on NBC for one season (2012-2013).
  • The Glee Project: A reality competition wherein hopefuls vied for a spot on Glee. Ran on Oxygen for two seasons (2011-2012).
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  • Eat, Pray, Love: Murphy directed The Film of the Book, a story of one woman's journey from unhappiness to love and fulfillment. Starred Julia Roberts.
  • Scream Queens (2015): A horror-comedy series on Fox. Its first season was about a series of murders on a college campus. The second season took place in a hospital, with some of the original main cast members reprising their roles. (2015-2016)
  • American Crime Story: A true crime counterpart to American Horror Story. (2016 — present)
  • Feud: An anthology series about infamous rivalries in history.
  • 9-1-1: A police and rescue procedural centered around Los Angeles's first responders (2018 — present).
  • Pose: A period drama about the ballroom community of the 1980's.

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