Ryan Murphy, With 3 Shows in Production, Threatens to Sue Writers Guild Strike Captain (Exclusive)

July 07, 2023

According to the memo, Leight has stepped back from his duties as co-chair of the Strike Rules Compliance Committee and as a captain. Nobody discussed Warren and everyone was like, ‘When is someone going to talk about Ryan Murphy?’” says one East Coast strike captain. (If Murphy is found in violation of the strike rules, he can be suspended or expelled from membership, hit with monetary fines or censured. The attorney’s comment was as follows: “Ryan Murphy sent a letter threatening litigation against Warren Leight. We continue to picket his shows, and the Strike Rules Compliance Committee continues to investigate all leads.