George R. R. Martin

George R. R. Martin

Born: September 20, 1948

Nationality: American

Occupation: Author

Biography: George Raymond Richard Martin, sometimes referred to as GRRM, is an American screenwriter and author of fantasy, horror, and science fiction. He is best known for A Song of Ice and Fire, his bestselling series of epic fantasy novels that HBO adapted for their dramatic pay-cable series Game of Thrones.

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Source/Notes: Talking about his magnum opus, A Song of Ice and Fire, in an interview with Patrick St-Denis on Pat's Fantasy Hotlist (1 May 2006)