George R.R. Martin

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George R. R. Martin
  • Birth Name: George Raymond Martin
  • Birth Place: Bayonne, New Jersey, United States
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 09/20/1948, Virgo
  • Profession: Author; screenwriter
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Top Videos: Ellen Launches EllenTube, Game of Thrones Trivia with Amy Poehler

This week, Ellen DeGeneres launched her own video channel, called EllenTube, and Daniel Radcliffe showed off his (impressive!) rapping skills on The Tonight ShowAmy Poehler and Seth Meyers decided to find out just how well George R.R. Martin knows Game of Thrones, and the cast ofDancing With the Stars got scared out of their minds while prepping for the Halloween episode. Also, a woman in New York filmed herself walking around the city to demonstrate how often women get harassed on the street. Check out those clips and more in our weekly roundup of the best online videos:

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VIDEO: The Children

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Length: 01:06:00
Aired: 6/15/2014

Season Four Finale. An unexpected arrival north of the Wall changes circumstances. Dany is forced to face some harsh realities. Bran learns more of his destiny. Tyrion sees the truth of his situation. watch

VIDEO: Game of Thrones 40 (HBO)

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Aired: 6/15/2014

Ends 12/31/15. 'The Children.' (Season Four Finale) Season Four Finale. An unexpected arrival north of the Wall changes circumstances. Dany is forced to face some harsh realities. Bran learns more of his destiny. Tyrion sees the truth of his situation. watch

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'Game of Thrones 29' Preview (HBO)
'Game of Thrones: Sn 3 / Ep 1 Recap' (HBO)
'Game of Thrones: Critic Quotes' (HBO)
Game Of Thrones Season 3: Trailer #2

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Late Night With Seth Meyers: Edward Norton, Michael Lewis, Jessie Ware
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The Watchers on the Wall

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Credits

Year Title Description
2011 Game of Thrones TV Show Series, Co-Executive Producer
2011 Game of Thrones TV Show Series, Author
2006 People: George R. R. Martin Episode, Subject (person only)
1987 Beauty and the Beast TV Show Series, Producer
1987 Nightflyers Movie, Source

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George R.R. Martin Admits Fans Have Already Predicted the Ending of Game of Thrones

It turns out George R.R. Martin and the Game of Thrones showrunners aren't the only ones who know how A Song of Ice and Fire will end.  Apparently, some exceptionally perceptive fans do too.

While speaking at the Edinburgh International Literary Festival, Martin noted that some readers have correctly puzzled out the ending to the saga, which consists of two more books, The Winds of Winter and A Dream of Spring.

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Game of Thrones Cast Addresses Rumors About Jon Snow's Father

Jon Snow (Kit Harrington) is everyone's favorite bastard, but many Game of Thrones fans theorize he's also a prince.

As far as Jon knows, he's Ned Stark's bastard son. But there's speculation that Ned lied about Jon's ancestry and he's actually the son of Ned's sister, Lyanna Stark, and Westeros' former king, Rhaegar Targaryan.

Game of Thrones' biggest unsolved mysteries
 

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HBO Teases True Detective Season 2, Addresses Future of Game of Thrones

As fans get increasingly heated and worried over whether Game of Thrones author George R.R. Martin will finish his book series A Song of Ice and Fire, on which the hit drama is based, the powers that be over at HBO aren't nervous at all... read more

Game of Thrones Author: "F--- You" If You Think He'll Die Before Finishing the Books

Author George R.R. Martin is known for the rich and verbose details in his fantasy book series A Song of Ice and Fire, from which HBO's megahit Game of Thrones is adapted. But when it comes to fans who worry that Martin will die before he finishes the epic story of Westeros, he has a very concise message: "F--- you."

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24's Michelle Fairley on the Latest Twist and That Game of Thrones Spoiler

[WARNING: The following story contains spoilers from the most recent episode of 24: Live Another Day as well as possible future episodes of Game of Thrones. Read at your own risk.]

24: Live Another Day may have fooled audiences when the show "killed" President Heller, but this week's casualty is a goner for sure. 

After Jack (Kiefer Sutherland) and Chloe (Mary Lynn Rajskub) were able to fake the death of President Heller (William Devane) by hacking into the video feed on the drone terrorist Margot Al-Harazi (Michelle Fairley) was using to target the leader of the free world, Margot honored her word to crash all her other drones and cease the attacks on London. However, when Margot realized she'd been tricked... read more

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