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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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

Videos

'Game of Thrones: Players and Pawns' (HBO)
'Game of Thrones: Blind Truth' (HBO)
'Game of Thrones: Forging a Needle' (HBO)
'Game of Thrones: A Eunuch's Proffer' (HBO)

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Last Week Tonight/John Oliver 6/22/14
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The Children
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The Watchers on the Wall
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The Mountain and the Viper

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Credits

Year Title Description
2014 Conan: Episode
Season 4, Episode 89
Episode, Guest
2013 Conan: Episode
Season 3, Episode 95
Episode, Guest
2011 Game of Thrones TV Show Series, Author
2011 Game of Thrones TV Show Series, Co-Executive Producer
1987 Nightflyers Movie, Source

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News

When Is Winter Coming? Game of Thrones' Biggest Unsolved Mysteries

Game of Thrones may have ended its fourth season in a singularly satisfying way, but fans are already feeling bereft of their weekly dose of intrigue and backstabbing.

Only the show's return or perhaps author George R.R. Martin releasing another chapter can truly help alleviate our Westerosi withdrawal symptoms. In an attempt to keep the spirit of the series alive until then, TVGuide.com offers up Game of Thrones' biggest unsolved mysteries as food for thought (lovingly prepared by Hot Pie) and discussion: read more

Top Videos: Game of Thrones Meets The Brady Bunch, Animals Dance to "Push It"

This week, Jimmy Fallon helped comedian Kevin Hart overcome his fear of roller coasters, and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio was forced to sing "I Love LA" after the Los Angeles Kings beat the New York Rangers to win the NHL's Stanley Cup. NBC News anchor Brian Williamsrapped "Baby Got Back," and a bunch of animals got down to Salt-n-Pepa's "Push It." Also, in honor of the Game of Thrones Season 4 finale, the Internet banded together to release a host of hilarious interviews, including a Thrones-Brady Bunch mashup and the final episode of Funny or Die's web series "Gay of Thrones." Check out those clips and more in our weekly roundup of the best online videos:

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VIDEO: George R.R. Martin Stops By Gay of Thrones' Recap of the Season 4 Finale

Game of Thrones author George R.R. Martin put the "G" in OMG earlier this week when he made a surprise appearance on Funny or Die's weekly video recap show Gay of Thrones.

We don't want to spoil just how Martin shows up at the 4:27 mark in... read more

Game of Thrones By the Book: These Are Not the Undead We’re Looking For

Hello, friends and bannermen. The Season 4 Game of Thrones finale played out like A Million Ways to Die in Westeros. How did it match up with the books? How did it differ?

 [Warning: If you're a Game of Thrones fan who has stumbled upon this chat and haven't read the books yet, begone! Instead, check out our postmortem for "The Children" for a spoiler-free discussion.]

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After the Game of Thrones Finale, Join Our By the Book Chat

Hello, friends and bannermen. If Game of Thrones can break the rules for its "massive" finale, so can we. Instead of our usual By the Book column, TVGuide.com is hosting a special live version of our chat on Monday at 4 ET/1 PT where you, our not-so-gentle readers, can participate.

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