Ryan Murphy is probably one of the most successful producers in Hollywood at the moment and is mostly working on new content for Netflix both with pre-existing projects and through his large overall output contract. Here are all the projects Murphy is currently working on for Netflix coming to Netflix in 2022 and beyond.
As you may know, Ryan Murphy is a popular TV executive and writer behind some of the biggest shows of the last decade. Many of his shows are streaming on Netflix but the author / producer who signed with Netflix in February 2018 has been creating new content exclusively for Netflix since July 2018.
There are also several Ryan Murphy projects outside of Netflix that still come to Netflix. American ghost stories Still receives annual updates as part of its old FX deal. Gestures And American Crime Story Also add to Netflix in a timely manner. Cheers Still on Netflix but will be gone soon.
Here is a summary of every Ryan Murphy project that has come to Netflix so far. Starring is not part of its Netflix deal but still comes exclusively on Netflix.
- The Politician (Season 1) * – September 27, 2019
- Circus of Books (Documentary) – April 20, 2020
- A Secret Love (Documentary) – April 29, 2020
- Hollywood (limited series) – May 1, 2020
- The Politician (Season 2) * – June 19, 2020
- The Boys in the Band (movie) – September 30, 2020
- Ratched (Season 1) * – September 18, 2020
- Event – December 11, 2020
- Halston (limited series) – May 14, 2021
- Pray away – August 3rd, 2021
Here’s to announcing every Ryan Murphy project that came to Netflix over the next few years.
Please note: this is a live article and will be updated over time. Last updated: August 2021.
The upcoming Ryan Murphy series is coming to Netflix
Ratched (Season 2)
The first season of Ratched has undoubtedly been the biggest headline ever to come to Netflix from the author. It broke expectations.
After an intense bidding battle when the series was originally announced, Netflix placed a two-season order to the series which means Nurse Richard will definitely be back on our screens in the near future.
Sadly, we still don’t have a window on when we can expect 2 seasons of Rachad, without setting a production date.
Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story (Limited Series)
Teaming up with Ian Brennan and Janet Mock, we will see serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer follow Ryan Murphy back to the area familiar with a short series.
Starring Richard Jenkins and Carl Franklin.
Much like the American Crime Story, Monster’s title allows this series to be made for future short series as well although we can jump the gun a bit.
A chorus line (limited series)
A chorus line first debuted as a film in 1985 but was originally a Broadway musical. This new limited mini-series is set with 10 episodes that adapt to modern times and eras.
Here is the official summary:
“During an audition for a musical instrument, a chorus set on an empty stage at the Broadway Theater centered on auditioning seventeen Broadway dancers for line marks. Based on Broadway Musical. “
If you are looking for more information about the original Broadway musical by providing some excellent context, check out the Theatermania article.
Marilyn Dietrich Untitled Series
This series would be similar to the aforementioned Halston series in terms of being a biopic limited series based on a famous figurehead.
Jessica Lanz is ready to play the role of Marlene who recently starred in The Politician’s first season.
At this stage, it is expected that the series is in very early development but it is said that the series was set in Vegas early in the early 60’s career of Marilyn Dietrich.
Announced in May 2018, this new anthology series that will ride the waves of the #MeToo movement will examine stories of sexual harassment in the workplace, especially during the movement.
Each episode will tell a new story with a different director. The episode is expected to cover a story about what happened to Weinstein’s company and allegations against House of Cards actor Kevin Spacey.
Untitled Andy Warhol Documentary Series
Andy Warhol was a prominent American artist and his life will be celebrated and recorded in a 10-part “Flash” series.
Beyond Murphy’s involvement, that’s all we know so far.
Watchman (limited series)
Netflix has officially confirmed since our initial report from February 2021. Ryan Murphy will make a limited series The watchman The story that was acquired by Netflix many years ago.
Bobby is ready to star in Canavale and Naomi Watts behind the scenes with Screen Arcade and Ryan Murphy Television.
Here is what the story will cover:
“Following a married couple who start getting horrible letters from horrible stockers, who prevent them from going to their dream home.”
Filming is currently set to begin production in September 2021.
Written and directed by Robert O’Hara, Outfielder It is a temporary name for a new limited series that will be produced by Ryan Murphy and Jamie Lee Curtis although not yet fully greenlit.
The limited series is thought to be a biopic of Glenn Burke who is reportedly the first person to make the High Five.
The upcoming Ryan Murphy movie / documentary is coming to Netflix
The legend of Georgia McBride
Netflix Release Date: TBD
It will be the third major drama adaptation from Ryan Murphy and is being produced alongside Todd Spiwak and Eric Norsoff.
The movie fires an expectant father from his job and will follow to enter the entertainment industry as a drag artist. Jim Parsons is currently connected to the star.
Untitled Janet Cook Movie
Netflix Release Date: TBD
Janet Mock will lead the project which is being produced by Ryan Murphy. It is based on journalist Janet Cook, who won the Pulitzer Prize in the early 1980s for her piece, Jimmy’s World, but quickly got into trouble with it.
Mr. Harrigan’s phone
Netflix Release Date: TBD
Along with Ryan Murphy, Bloomhouse will stab to adapt the Stephen King novel of the same name. Netflix has adapted a multitude of different Stephen King novels but none with Bloomhouse’s horror experts.
John Lee Hancock joined the movie as director and filming began in late 2021.
The cast of the project includes Kirby Howell-Baptist, Donald Sutherland, Jaden Martel and Joe Tipet.
Before we leave you, we just want to wrap up with some of the other points, rumors or projects that have been announced but we don’t know enough to highlight them above.
- A feature film on former First Lady Betty Ford is also reportedly in active development but has not yet been confirmed.
- Ryan Murphy and Rob Lowe are teaming up for Exotic’s feature film, which was the subject of Netflix’s Tiger King documentary series.
- In 2015, One Hit Wonders was announced which saw Ryan Murphy team up with Gwyneth Paltrow for a musical drama. The title has gone to MIA but could probably find its way to Netflix.
- There have been a lot of rumors about Murphy bringing Scream Queens to Netflix but sadly nothing.
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