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'The Prom': Ryan Murphy Announces Netflix Adapt of Broadway Musical
Bill Damaschke, Dori Berinstein, and Jack Lane serve as producers. can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: Now On Broadway | The Prom Musical ( 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[...]
'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. CBS/Facebook Watch The American Horror Story co-creator write, showruns,[...]
'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[...]
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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Credit: Kathy Hutchins / 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 the upcoming hour-long comedy[...]
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Murphy, who currently has two series in development at Netflix (Ratched, The Politician), chose the streaming service for its long-term creative vision and access to pursue television series, films and documentaries all under one banner. "Ryan Murphy's series have influenced the global cultural zeitgeist, reinvented genres and changed the course of television history His unfaltering dedication to[...]
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Credit: PBuchan/REX/Shutterstock Ryan Murphy continues expanding his programming empire beyond Fox's family of channels with news that Netflix has won the rights to the American Horror Story creator's new hour-long comedy/social commentary series The Politician Created by frequent collaborators Murphy, Brad Falchuk and Ian Brennan, the series has received a two-season straight-to-series order and is set[...]