George R.R. Martin


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George R.R. Martin is an American novelist and short-story writer in the fantasy, horror, and science fiction genres, a screenwriter, and television producer. He is known for his international bestselling series of epic fantasy novels, A Song of Ice and Fire, which was later adapted into the HBO dramatic series Game of Thrones (2011). Martin serves... See full bio »

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Won 4 Primetime Emmys. Another 3 wins & 19 nominations. See more awards »

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(2011-2019)
(1987-1990)
(1986-1987)

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  Wild Cards (TV Movie) (novel) (announced)
  Untitled Game of Thrones Prequel (TV Movie) (characters) (filming)
 2020 Elden Ring (Video Game)
  Game of Thrones (TV Series) (based on "A Song of Ice and Fire" by - 73 episodes, 2011 - 2019) (written for television by - 2 episodes, 2013 - 2014) (written by - 2 episodes, 2011 - 2012)
- The Iron Throne (2019) ... (based on "A Song of Ice and Fire" by)
- The Bells (2019) ... (based on "A Song of Ice and Fire" by)
- The Last of the Starks (2019) ... (based on "A Song of Ice and Fire" by)
- The Long Night (2019) ... (based on "A Song of Ice and Fire" by)
- A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms (2019) ... (based on "A Song of Ice and Fire" by)
  Golden Moustache (TV Series short) (inspired by - 1 episode, 2019) (characters - 1 episode, 2014)
- Bureau des plaintes: Game of Thrones (2019) ... (inspired by)
- Les Insultes dans Game of Thrones (2014) ... (characters)
 2018 Nightflyers (TV Series) (based on the novella by - 10 episodes)
- All That We Have Found (2018) ... (based on the novella by)
- Icarus (2018) ... (based on the novella by)
- Rebirth (2018) ... (based on the novella by)
- Transmission (2018) ... (based on the novella by)
- The Sacred Gift (2018) ... (based on the novella by)
 2017 Jon Snow meets Rick Grimes (Video short) (creator)
 2014 Game of Thrones: A Telltale Games Series (Video Game) (novels)
 2013 School of Thrones (TV Series) (characters - 3 episodes)
- Targaryen Burn (2013) ... (characters - uncredited)
- Sexposition (2013) ... (characters - uncredited)
- Prom Night Is Coming (2013) ... (characters - uncredited)
 2013 Game of Thrones Ascent (Video Game)
 2012 Game of Thrones (Video Game)
  The Outer Limits (TV Series) ("Sandkings" based on the novella by - 1 episode, 2000) (novella - 1 episode, 1995)
- Final Appeal (2000) ... ("Sandkings" based on the novella by)
- Sandkings (1995) ... (novella)
 1993 Doorways (TV Movie)
  Beauty and the Beast (TV Series) (written by - 11 episodes, 1987 - 1990) (story - 2 episodes, 1989) (teleplay - 2 episodes, 1989)
- Invictus (1990) ... (written by)
- Beggar's Comet (1990) ... (written by)
- Snow (1989) ... (written by)
- Ceremony of Innocence (1989) ... (story) / (teleplay)
- What Rough Beast (1989) ... (story)
 1987 Nightflyers (novella)
  The Twilight Zone (TV Series) (teleplay by - 4 episodes, 1986) (written by - 1 episode, 1986)
- The Road Less Travelled (1986) ... (written by)
- The Toys of Caliban (1986) ... (teleplay by)
- The After Hours/Lost and Found/The World Next Door (1986) ... (teleplay by - segment "Lost and Found")
- The Once and Future King/A Saucer of Loneliness (1986) ... (teleplay by - segment "The Once and Future King")
- A Day in Beaumont/The Last Defender of Camelot (1986) ... (teleplay by - segment "The Last Defender of Camelot")
 1984 Deadly Nightmares (TV Series) (short story - 1 episode)
- Remembering Melody (1984) ... (short story)
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Other Works:

Novel: A Game of Thrones (Book 1 of A Song of Ice and Fire series)(filmed as 'Game of Thrones (TV Series 2011)') See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Portrayal | 2 Interviews | 2 Articles | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:

LiveJournal | Official Site

Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I have a huge emotional attachment to characters I've created, especially the viewpoint characters. See more »

Trivia:

Lives in the same Santa Fe house he's resided in since the 1970s, and bought a second house on the same street to function as his office and library. See more »

Trademark:

Famous for abruptly and unexpectedly 'killing off' major characters in his books See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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