David Benioff

Writer | Producer | Director
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KNOWN FOR 
Game of Thrones (2011-2019) | The Kite Runner (2007) | 25th Hour (2002)
AWARDS 
Won 4 Primetime Emmys. Another 11 wins & 42 nominations More »
BORN 
Sep 25, 1970 (age 47)
HEIGHT 
6' 2" (1.88m)

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Projects in Development (11 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Films in Production (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Television in Production (1 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNTSTATUS
  • Primary photo for Game of ThronesGame of Thrones (TV Series) Writer (created by) (6 episodes, 2019), Executive Producer (6 episodes, 2019), Writer (written for television by) (4 episodes, 2019), Director (1 episode, 2019)  Less 2019 6 Released
    • Episode #8.6 (2019) Director, Executive Producer, Writer (created by), Writer (written for television by)  Less
    • Episode #8.5 (2019) Executive Producer, Writer (created by), Writer (written for television by)  Less
    • Episode #8.4 (2019) Executive Producer, Writer (created by), Writer (written for television by)  Less
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Past Film & Video (9 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Love Is StrangeLove Is Strange Special Thanks  Less 2014 $2.3MM / —
  • Primary photo for BoyBoy The Producers Wish To Thank For Their Support  Less 2010 $255K / —
  • Primary photo for BrothersBrothers Writer (screenplay)  Less 2009 $26MM $29MM / $43MM
  • Primary photo for X-Men Origins: WolverineX-Men Origins: Wolverine Writer (screenplay)  Less 2009 $150MM $180MM / $373MM
  • Primary photo for The Kite RunnerThe Kite Runner Writer (screenplay)  Less 2007 $20MM $16MM / $74MM
  • Primary photo for When the Nines Roll OverWhen the Nines Roll Over (Short) Director, Executive Producer, Writer  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for StayStay Writer  Less 2005 $50MM $3.6MM / —
  • Primary photo for TroyTroy Writer (screenplay)  Less 2004 $175MM $133MM / $497MM
  • Primary photo for 25th Hour25th Hour Writer (novel), Writer (screenplay)  Less 2002 $5MM $13MM / —
Past Television (2 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for It's Always Sunny in PhiladelphiaIt's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (TV Series) Bored Lifeguard #1 (1 episode, 2017), Writer (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013–2017 2
  • Primary photo for Game of ThronesGame of Thrones (TV Series) Writer (created by) (67 episodes, 2011), Executive Producer (67 episodes, 2011), Writer (written for television by) (33 episodes, 2013), Writer (13 episodes, 2011), Director (2 episodes, 2013), Writer (teleplay by) (1 episode, 2011), Writer (story by) (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011–2017 67
    • The Dragon and the Wolf (Aug 27, 2017) Executive Producer, Writer (created by), Writer (written for television by)  Less
    • Beyond the Wall (Aug 20, 2017) Executive Producer, Writer (created by), Writer (written for television by)  Less
    • Eastwatch (Aug 13, 2017) Executive Producer, Writer (created by)  Less
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Self (26 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Other (1 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE

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