HBO Picks Up Ryan Murphy Pilot ‘Open’

HBO has picked up a new Ryan Murphy (Glee, American Horror Story, The New Normal) pilot, according to the Hollywood Reporter:

MurphyOpen is described as a multi-character exploration of the complex, ever-evolving landscape of sexuality, monogamy and intimacy in relationships. Murphy and Gussis penned the pilot and will executive produce. Glee and American Horror Story's Dante Di Loreto will executive produce for Ryan Murphy Television and 20th Television's cable arm Fox 21. (Murphy is under an overall deal at 20th.)

Casting on Open, which landed at HBO following a multiple network bidding war, will begin immediately ahead of a fall production start date.