Ryan Murphy | Creator, Executive Producer, Writer | AHS on FX
Co-Creator / Executive Producer / Writer
Ryan Murphy is an Emmy®, Golden Globe®, Tony Award® and Peabody Award-winning screenwriter, producer and director. He created the cult-favorite series Popular, Golden Globe-winning television drama Nip/Tuck, Emmy and Golden Globe Award-winning series Glee, Emmy and Golden Globe Award-winning anthology series American Horror Story and American Crime Story, Emmy-winning anthology series FEUD, Pose, Scream Queens and 9-1-1.
On stage, he produced the Tony Award-winning Broadway hit The Boys in the Band, starring Jim Parsons, Zachary Quinto and Matt Bomer.
Murphy directed the HBO movie The Normal Heart, which received Emmy and Golden Globe Awards, including the Emmy for Outstanding Television Movie. He also wrote and directed the Golden Globe-nominated film Running with Scissors, starring Annette Bening and Gwyneth Paltrow, and the box office hit Eat, Pray, Love starring Julia Roberts and Javier Bardem, and produced the film adaptation of The Boys in the Band for Netflix. Murphy also recently directed the feature adaption of the Broadway hit The Prom, with a cast that includes Meryl Streep, Nicole Kidman and Kerry Washington.