D.B. Weiss

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Birthday
23, 1971
Birthplace
Chicago, IL
Birth Sign
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Birthday
23, 1971 (age 47)
Birthplace
Chicago, IL

About

Co-creator and co-showrunner of HBO's groundbreaking television series Game of Thrones who is also a writer and novelist. The success led to another HBO greenlit project called Confederate, as well as writing and producing control on a new Star Wars series.

Before Fame

He graduated from Wesleyan University before earning a Master of Philosophy degree in Irish literature from Trinity College, Dublin. He also received a Master of Fine Arts in creative writing from the Iowa Writers' Workshop.

Trivia

He authored a debut novel called Lucky Wander Boy.

Family Life

He and his wife Andrea Troyer have two children.

Associated With

He co-created Game of Thrones with David Benioff and continued to work with him on projects to follow.