Proficient Creators

by sunil_kumar | created - 11 Nov 2016 | updated - 11 Jan 2017 | Public

1. Sam Esmail

Writer | Mr. Robot

Sam Esmail was born on September 17, 1977 in Hoboken, New Jersey, USA. He is a writer and director, known for Mr. Robot (2015), Homecoming (2018) and Comet (2014). He has been married to Emmy Rossum since May 28, 2017.

2. Armando Iannucci

Writer | The Death of Stalin

Armando Iannucci was born on November 28, 1963 in Glasgow, Scotland as Armando Giovanni Iannucci. He is a writer and producer, known for The Death of Stalin (2017), Veep (2012) and In the Loop (2009). He has been married to Rachel since August 25, 1990. They have two children.

3. Beau Willimon

Writer | The Ides of March

Beau Willimon is a writer and producer, known for The Ides of March (2011), House of Cards (2013) and The First (2018).

4. Alex Gansa

Producer | Homeland

Alex Gansa is a producer and writer, known for Homeland (2011), Beauty and the Beast (1987) and 24 (2001). He is married to Lauren White (IX).

5. Howard Gordon

Producer | 24

Howard Gordon was born on March 31, 1961 in Queens, New York City, New York, USA. He is a producer and writer, known for 24 (2001), Homeland (2011) and The X-Files (1993).

6. Bruno Heller

Writer | Rome

Bruno Heller was born in 1960 in London, England. He is a writer and producer, known for Rome (2005), The Mentalist (2008) and Gotham (2014).

7. David Benioff

Writer | Game of Thrones

David Benioff was born on September 25, 1970 in New York City, New York, USA as David Friedman. He is a writer and producer, known for Game of Thrones (2011), The Kite Runner (2007) and 25th Hour (2002). He has been married to Amanda Peet since September 30, 2006. They have three children.

8. D.B. Weiss

Writer | Game of Thrones

D.B. Weiss was born on April 23, 1971 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Daniel Brett Weiss. He is a writer and producer, known for Game of Thrones (2011), Dirty White Boys and Untitled Star Wars Project (2022). He is married to Andrea Troyer.

9. Damon Lindelof

Writer | Lost

Damon Lindelof was born on April 24, 1973 in Teaneck, New Jersey, USA as Damon Laurence Lindelof. He is a writer and producer, known for Lost (2004), The Leftovers (2014) and Star Trek (2009). He has been married to Heidi Fugeman since May 28, 2005. They have one child.

10. Tom Perrotta

Writer | The Leftovers

Tom Perrotta was born on August 13, 1961 in Garwood, New Jersey, USA. He is a writer and producer, known for The Leftovers (2014), Little Children (2006) and Election (1999). He has been married to Mary Granfield since September 14, 1991. They have two children.

11. Raphael Bob-Waksberg

Writer | BoJack Horseman

Raphael Bob-Waksberg was born on August 17, 1984 in San Mateo, California, USA as Raphael Matthew Bob-Waksberg. He is a writer and producer, known for BoJack Horseman (2014), Undone (2019) and Save Me (2013).

12. Sharon Horgan

Actress | Catastrophe

Sharon Horgan was born on July 13, 1970 in Hackney, London, England. She is an actress and producer, known for Catastrophe (2015), Imagine Me & You (2005) and Pulling (2006). She has been married to Jeremy Rainbird since October 16, 2006. They have two children.

13. Graham Yost

Producer | From the Earth to the Moon

Graham Yost was born on September 5, 1959 in Etobicoke, Ontario, Canada as Graham John Yost. He is a producer and writer, known for From the Earth to the Moon (1998), Justified (2010) and Speed (1994).

14. Alex Hirsch

Writer | Gravity Falls

Alex Hirsch was born on June 18, 1985 in Piedmont, California, USA as Alexander Robert Hirsch. He is a writer and actor, known for Gravity Falls (2012), Gravity Falls Shorts (2013) and Rick and Morty (2013).

15. Vince Gilligan

Producer | The X Files

George Vincent Gilligan Jr. (born February 10, 1967) is an American writer, producer, and director. He is known for his television work, specifically as creator, head writer, executive producer, and director of Breaking Bad and its spin-off Better Call Saul. He was a writer and producer for The ...

16. Jesse Armstrong

Writer | Four Lions

Jesse Armstrong was born in Oswestry, Shropshire, England. He is a writer and producer, known for Four Lions (2010), In the Loop (2009) and Fresh Meat (2011).

17. Sam Bain

Writer | Peep Show

Sam Bain was born on August 3, 1971 in West London, England as Samuel Christopher Bain. He is a writer and producer, known for Peep Show (2008), Four Lions (2010) and Fresh Meat (2011). He is married to Wendy Meredith.

18. Andrew O'Connor

Producer | Peep Show

Andrew O'Connor is a producer and writer, known for Peep Show (2003), Magicians (2007) and That Awkward Moment (2014).

19. John Altschuler

Producer | Silicon Valley

John Altschuler was born in 1963. He is a producer and writer, known for Silicon Valley (2014), King of the Hill (1997) and Blades of Glory (2007).

20. Mike Judge

Writer | Beavis and Butt-Head Do America

Mike Judge was born on October 17, 1962 in Guayaquil, Ecuador as Michael Craig Judge. He is a writer and producer, known for Beavis and Butt-Head Do America (1996), Office Space (1999) and Beavis and Butt-Head (1993).

22. Dennis Kelly

Writer | Utopia

Dennis Kelly is a writer and producer, known for Utopia (2013), Pulling (2006) and Utopia. He was previously married to Monica Nappo.



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