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

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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 5 wins & 22 nominations. See more awards »

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  American Horror Story (TV Series) (32 episodes, 2011 - 2014) (written by - 7 episodes, 2011 - 2013)
- Episode #4.1 (2014) ... (creator)
- The Seven Wonders (2014) ... (creator)
- Go to Hell (2014) ... (creator)
- Protect the Coven (2014) ... (creator)
- The Magical Delights of Stevie Nicks (2014) ... (creator)
  Glee (TV Series) (84 episodes, 2009 - 2014) (written by - 26 episodes, 2009 - 2014) (story - 1 episode, 2010) (teleplay - 1 episode, 2010)
- Episode #6.1 (2014) ... (creator)
- Episode #5.20 (2014) ... (creator)
- Old Dog, New Tricks (2014) ... (creator)
- The Back-Up Plan (2014) ... (creator)
- Opening Night (2014) ... (creator)
 2013 Mentiras Perfectas (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (2013) ... (story)
  The New Normal (TV Series) (17 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) (76 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) (26 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 (writer)
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[on what people may not know about him] I'm a softy. There was this turning point for me -- and not in a good way -- when I did "The Glee Project." When I started, I was like, "OK, I'm going to go from being an artist to a Simon Cowell personality." That was my role, and I was really nervous about it. I loved the show, but it was sort of soul-robbing, and I think that people thought that I was ... See more »

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During high school he was president of a Meryl Streep fan club. See more »

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Sagittarius

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