This month, the Indy-born creator of several of television’s biggest hits will launch the second season of The Glee Project. But like many of the show’s contestants, Ryan Murphy seems eager to leave his old life behind.
Standup comedian, sitcom star, ubiquitous TV pitchman—he has clean jokes, a nice-guy demeanor, and a self-deprecating persona. He left Indiana decades ago, but he still looks and acts like a Midwesterner. Just ask New York and Hollywood.