Ryan Murphy
Ryan Murphy
Celebrated Name: Ryan Murphy
Real Name/Full Name: Ryan Patrick Murphy
Gender: Male
Age: 58 years old
Birth Date: 9 November 1965
Birth Place: Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.83 m
Weight: 91 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): David Miller (m. 2012)
Children: Yes ( Logan Phineas Miller)
Profession: American screenwriter, director, and producer
Net Worth in 2024: $120 million
Last Updated: May 2024

The man behind the famous American TV programs Nip/Tuck, Glee, The New Normal, and American Horror Story is none other than Ryan Murphy. He penned down these scripts, and the rest is known to you. As a scriptwriter, he is very successful. Other than scriptwriting, he is involved in other ventures too.

Maybe you know about Ryan Murphy very well But do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, We have prepared this article about details of Ryan Murphy’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early life

Born in Indiana, on November 30, 1965, Ryan Murphy is an American screenwriter, director, and former journalist. Ryan received his upbringing in an Irish Catholic family, and his family was very religious too. He did his early education in a Catholic School only. After the 8th grade, he moved to Warren Central High School and completed his high school. Later, he enrolled at Indiana University Bloomington and completed his graduation with a degree in journalism. Ryan followed his parent’s suit in his youth. His mother, J Andy Murphy, worked in the communication department while his father was a circulation director in the newspaper industry. Thus, Ryan too studied journalism but ended up becoming a screenwriter.

Speaking of his personal life, Ryan Murphy is gay. He has claimed it. In 2012, he married photographer, David Miller. The couple shares a good bonding and is faithful to each other. As of now, they’re the proud parents of two sons. Logan Phineas was born in 2012 while Ford was born in 2014.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 9 November 1965, Ryan Murphy is 58 years old as of today’s date 19th May 2024. His height is 1.83 m tall, and weight is 91 kg.


Ryan had an interest in glamour world since childhood. While in his schools, he was an essential member of his school’s theatre department and had also sung in the school choir. However, as he grew up, he chose to make his career in journalism, like his father. After completing his graduation, he worked as a journalist for nearly 7-8 years serving for Los Angeles Times, The Miami Herald, New York Daily News, and Entertainment Weekly. In the late 1990s, he realized that journalism was not for him, so he didn’t take long to change the gears.

He broke into scriptwriting, and Steven Spielberg purchased his first script. However, it earned him nothing more than a few bucks. His writing skills got noticed when he wrote the teen comedy series ‘Popular’. This TV series lasted for two years and gave him a scriptwriter status. In 2003, he wrote a drama series Nip/Truck which took him to a whole new level of popularity bagging him several award nominations and critical acclaim.

In 2009, he came up with another hit script, and it was Glee. He experimented with the drama-comedy and garnered tremendous accolades for his variations in writing. Following that, he wrote some other film screenplays and TV series. Lately, he also tried his hands in producing and directing and achieved a great success.

Awards & achievements

As a screenwriter, producer, and director, Ryan has won several awards and nominations. He has won 3 Primetime Emmy Awards, 1 BAFTA Award, 1 Critic Choice TV Award, 1 Hollywood Film Award, and Humanitas Prize. He also received a Grammy Award nomination.

Net Worth & Salary of Ryan Murphy in 2024

Ryan Murphy Net Worth
Ryan Murphy Net Worth

Ryan Murphy is a successful scriptwriter, director, and producer. Not only one, but he has also written many blockbuster hit scripts. And lately, he has also gained huge success as a producer and director. So, he has churned out a copious net worth through the show business. Ryan Murphy has a jaw-breaking net worth of $120 million as of May 2024, at present. He has undoubtedly worked as a journalist for some big media networks, but he has earned money mainly through the glamour world. His net worth is likely to increase in upcoming years as he at the peak of his career.

It’s not easy to change your career in the 30s and then to achieve such great success in life. Ryan Murphy is indeed a gifted person who managed to do this.


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