Tim Minear at a 2015 FX event (Credit: Photo by Scott Kirkland/PictureGroup/FX Networ

Minear Signs Overall Deal With Fox

Showrunner on rookie hit ‘9-1-1’ inks new pact

Tim Minear, showrunner on Fox drama 9-1-1 and executive producer on American Horror Story, has signed a new overall deal with Fox. He works with Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk on both series.

“Tim is one of Ryan and Brad’s most trusted collaborators on both FX’s No. 1 series, American Horror Story and Fox’s No. 1 series, 9-1-1. He’s a brilliant writer who is endlessly creative and can do just about anything,” said Jonnie Davis, president of 20th Century Fox Television, creative affairs. “Keeping him at 20th was a huge priority for us and for Ryan and Brad, and this deal ensures these two prized series remain strong for years to come.”

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Minear was also showrunner on FX’s Feud: Bette and Joan.

“I'm pleased to be able continue my collaboration with 20th, Dana [Walden] and Gary [Newman] and Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk,” said Minear. “And I wasn't about to give up this parking space.”