Ryan Murphy

  • ‘Pose’ is Worth Watching: The new show has already made history with its trans-friendly cast

    For years the transgender community has bemoaned the fact that most trans characters in film and on television are played by cisgender actors. Not so with FX's daring and groundbreaking new series "Pose" in which MJ Rodriguez, a transgender woman, plays a leading role.

  • Ryan Murphy Will Donate All His Profits from 'Pose' to LGBTQ Orgs

    When producer Ryan Murphy's new show "Pose" was announced last year, it made headlines for being one of the first TV series to feature a groundbreaking number of transgender actors. Murphy, who is openly gay, is making headlines again this week after taking to Twitter Wednesday to announce that all the profits he makes from the upcoming FX drama will be donated to trans and LGBTQ organizations.

  • Ryan Murphy’s ‘Pose’ Makes History In Casting Five Trans Actors

    Ryan Murphy, the man behind hit shows such as “American Horror Story” and “Scream Queens,” has made history with his new show, FX’s ‘Pose.’ The pilot of the show, which is set to begin production in New York next month, will be featuring a total of five transgender actors, making history with the largest number of transgender actors in series regular roles for a scripted series.