Notable Newtonians: Celebrities from Newton
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He wrote for the FX series "Nip/Tuck" and is the cocreator and executive producer of shows like "Glee" and "American Horror Story." He grew up in Newton and attended Beaver Country Day, where he wore a tie to school every day to stand out. Falchuk (pictured, with "Glee" actor Mike O'Malley) admits several characters at the show's fictional McKinley High School are named for his high school friends.
In 2010, Falchuk returned to his Chestnut Hill alma mater to give a commencement speech and show off his D-minus report cards.