Kevin Murphy overseeing 'Caprica'
Tapped showrunner on Syfy's 'Battlestar Galactica' prequelKevin Murphy has taken the reins of "Caprica," Syfy's upcoming "Battlestar Galactica" prequel.
Murphy originally joined "Caprica" in October as a co-executive producer to work on the second half of the show's first-season order.
He now is an executive producer alongside Ron Moore, David Eick and Jane Espenson and serves as the day-to-day showrunner on the show.
In addition to his duties on "Caprica," WME-repped Murphy is writing a drama for the CW based on the book "Cheer: Inside the Secret World of College Cheerleaders."