George Raymond Richard Martin (born George Raymond Martin; September 20, 1948), often referred to as GRRM, is an American novelist and short story writer in the fantasy, horror, and science fiction genres, a screenwriter, and television producer. He is best known for his international bestselling series of epic fantasy novels, A Song of Ice and Fire, which HBO later adapted for its dramatic series entitled Game of Thrones.
|Full name at birth||
George Raymond Martin
|Claim to fame||
Game of Thrones
|Date of birth||
20 September 1948
|Place of birth||
Bayonne, New Jersey USA
Novelist, Short Story Writer, Screenwriter and Producer
5' 6" (168 cm)
Marist High School
Northwestern University (B.S., Journalism, 1970; M.S. 1971)
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