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Ryan Murphy Gets Twitter's Help Dream-Casting His Glee Do-Over Pilot

Our latest example happened late last week, when The Politician writer, showrunner, and executive producer Ryan Murphy took to Instagram to play a little "What If...?" Channeling his inner-Payton Hobart, he pitched a do-over pilot for Glee that we would definitely sign up for (check out the link below).[caption id="attachment_1210341" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The cast of[...]

Did Ryan Murphy Just Talk Himself Into Shooting A New Glee Pilot?

Maybe it's the long hours and multiple projects he has spinning at the same time, but we can't help this feeling we have that The Politician's Payton Hobart may be having some unexpected influence over writer, showrunner, and executive producer Ryan Murphy' To be honest, we're not sure that's a bad thing considering the idea[...]

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Netflix Adds For June 2020: ET, Ladybird, Da 5 Bloods, and More

This is a big month for originals as well as new seasons of The Politician, F is For Family, and The Order debut, along with the final seasons of Fuller House and 13 Reasons Why For original films, Spike Lee's new joint Da 5 Bloods leads the way, along with Netflix original The Last Days[...]

The Politician Hits Netflix's Season 2 Campaign Trail This June

With the second season of writer, showrunner, and executive producer Ryan Murphy's Netflix series The Politician ready to hit the campaign trail on Friday, June 19, viewers are getting a first look at the next rung on Payton Hobart's (Ben Platt) political ladder towards the U.S presidency As we saw in the season finale time[...]

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"Fleabag", "Killing Eve" & More: Our "Can't Miss" Golden Globes 2020 Television Picks & Thoughts

Maisel” (Amazon) “The Politician” (Netflix)DEVIL'S ADVOCATE: Speaking of "'star-fu**ing' to shows with big-name casts".. there's Kominsky, and the HFPA never likes to forget Ryan Murphy (The Politician). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KQtFVBrbojQBest Performance by an Actress In A Television Series – DramaJennifer Aniston ("The Morning Show") Olivia Colman ("The Crown") Jodie Comer ("Killing Eve") Nicole Kidman ("Big Little Lies") Reese Witherspoon ("The Morning Show")DEVIL'S ADVOCATE:[...]










'The Prom': Ryan Murphy Announces Netflix Adapt of Broadway Musical

'The Prom': Ryan Murphy Announces Netflix Broadway Musical Feature Adapt

Bill Damaschke, Dori Berinstein, and Jack Lane serve as producers.https://youtu.be/66UhXFDMlRI THERE'S NO BUSINESS LIKE GETTING IN OTHER PEOPLE'S BUSINESS.Everyone’s invited to the joyous Broadway hit that New York Magazine calls “smart and big-hearted” and The New York Times declares a Critic’s Pick! It’s a new musical comedy about Broadway stars on a mission to change the[...]

'The Politician': Bette Midler, Judith Light Join Ryan Murphy's Netflix Political Comedy

Leave it to Ryan Murphy to never let a moment to break some news go to waste, announcing at PaleyFest's Pose panel that Bette Midler (Hocus Pocus) and Judith Light (Queen America) are joining the campaign trail for Netflix political comedy The Politician, premiering on the streaming service September 27.[caption id="attachment_1007604" align="alignnone" width="1000"] CBS/Facebook Watch[/caption]The American Horror[...]

'The Politician': Ryan Murphy's Political Comedy Hits Netflix Campaign Trail in September

While most political seasons can get a little quiet between election cycles (though not lately), Ryan Murphy and series lead Ben Platt hope viewers comes out to vote with their eyeballs when political comedy The Politician premieres on Netflix on September 27 The American Horror Story co-creator will write, showrun, and executive produce the one-hour[...]

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'Hollywood': Ryan Murphy Announces New Netflix Series: "Love Letter" to Golden Age Tinseltown

From Pose to 9-1-1 to American Crime Story, one of the things that's impressed us the most about the man is his ability to keep a lot of diverse creative plates spinning at the same time.[caption id="attachment_884490" align="alignnone" width="1600"] Credit: Kathy Hutchins-Shutterstock / Netflix[/caption]That attention to diverse themes continues with his exclusive creative deal with[...]

The Politician: Dylan McDermott, January Jones Join Ryan Murphy Netflix Series

Ryan Murphy‘s campaign for Netflix‘s The Politician has picked up a new "voter" in the form of American Horror Story's Dylan McDermott - who revealed during an interview with Sirius XM that Mad Men alumna January Jones would also be coming aboard the series as his wife McDermott and Jones join a cast that includes Ben Platt (Dear Evan[...]

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'The Politician': Ryan Murphy Casts 4 More for Ben Platt/Gwyneth Paltrow Netflix Series

[caption id="attachment_792655" align="aligncenter" width="525"] Credit: Kathy Hutchins / Shutterstock.com[/caption]Ryan Murphy's campaign for Netflix's The Politician has picked up four more supporters, with Zoey Deutch (Set It Up), Lucy Boynton (Bohemian Rhapsody), Laura Dreyfuss (Dear Evan Hansen), and Rahne Jones (Godspell) joining Ben Platt (Dear Evan Hansen), Gwyneth Paltrow (Shakespeare in Love), and Barbra Streisand (Yentl) on[...]