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David Benioff (born David Friedman; September 25, 1970) is an American novelist, screenwriter and television producer. [1]

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A Song of Ice and Fire

A Song of Ice and Fire is a series of epic fantasy novels by the American novelist and screenwriter George R. R. Martin.

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Amanda Peet

Amanda Peet (born January 11, 1972) is an American actress who has appeared in film, stage, and television.

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Andrew Ross Sorkin

Andrew Ross Sorkin (born February 19, 1977) is a Gerald Loeb Award-winning American journalist and author.

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Bouncer (doorman)

A bouncer (also known as a doorman, door supervisor or cooler) is a type of security guard, employed at venues such as bars, nightclubs, ranches or concerts to provide security, check legal age, to refuse entry for intoxication, aggressive behavior or non-compliance with statutory or establishment rules.

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Brooklyn is the most populous of New York City's five boroughs, with a Census-estimated 2,621,793 people in 2014.

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Brothers (2009 film)

Brothers is a 2009 American psychological war thriller and a remake of Susanne Bier's Danish film Brødre (2004), which takes place in Afghanistan and Denmark.

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Charles R. Cross

Charles R. Cross is a Seattle-based journalist and author.

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City of Thieves (novel)

City of Thieves is a 2008 historical fiction novel by David Benioff.

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Collegiate School (New York City)

Collegiate School is an independent school for boys in New York City and is the oldest school in the United States.

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D. B. Weiss

Daniel Brett Weiss (born April 23, 1971) is an American author, screenwriter, producer, and director.

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Dartmouth College

Dartmouth College is a private Ivy League research university located in Hanover, New Hampshire, United States.

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Dirty White Boys

Dirty White Boys is a novel by American author Stephen Hunter.

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Edward Norton

Edward Harrison Norton (born August 18, 1969) is an American actor, filmmaker and activist.

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English studies

English study is an academic discipline that includes the study of literatures written in the English language (including literatures from the United Kingdom, the United States, Ireland, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong, the Philippines, India, Pakistan, South Africa, and the Middle East, among other areas), English linguistics (including English phonetics, phonology, syntax, morphology, semantics, pragmatics, corpus linguistics, and stylistics), and English sociolinguistics (including discourse analysis of written and spoken texts in the English language, the history of the English language, English language learning and teaching, and the study of World Englishes).

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Ewan McGregor

Ewan Gordon McGregor, (born 31 March 1971) is a Scottish actor who has had success in mainstream, indie and art house films.

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Game of Thrones

* Fantasy.

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George R. R. Martin

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.

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Goldman Sachs

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is an American multinational investment banking firm that engages in global investment banking, securities, investment management, and other financial services primarily with institutional clients.

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Greek mythology

Greek mythology is the body of myths and teachings that belong to the ancient Greeks, concerning their gods and heroes, the nature of the world, and the origins and significance of their own cult and ritual practices.

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HBO (Home Box Office) is an American premium cable and satellite television network that is owned by Home Box Office Inc., an operating subsidiary of Time Warner.

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Heavier Than Heaven

Heavier Than Heaven is the name of a 2001 biography of musician Kurt Cobain, the frontman of the grunge band Nirvana.

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History of the Jews in Germany

Jewish settlers founded the Ashkenazi Jewish community in the Early (5th to 10th centuries CE) and High Middle Ages (c.1000–1299 CE).

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History of the Jews in Russia

The vast territories of the Russian Empire at one time hosted the largest population of Jews in the world.

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It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia

It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia is an American television sitcom that premiered on FX on August 4, 2005, and moved to FXX beginning with the ninth season.

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The Jews (יְהוּדִים ISO 259-3, Israeli pronunciation), also known as the Jewish people, are an ethnoreligious and ethno-cultural group descended from the Israelites of the Ancient Near East and originating from the historical kingdoms of Israel and Judah.

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Kurt Cobain

Kurt Donald Cobain (February 20, 1967 – April 5, 1994) was an American musician who was best known as the lead singer, guitarist, and primary songwriter of the rock band Nirvana.

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List of awards and nominations received by Game of Thrones

Game of Thrones is an American fantasy drama television series created for HBO by David Benioff and D. B. Weiss.

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Los Angeles Times

The Los Angeles Times, commonly referred to as the Times, is a paid daily newspaper published in Los Angeles, California, since 1881.

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Marc Benioff

Marc Russell Benioff (born September 25, 1964) is an American internet entrepreneur, author and philanthropist.

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Marc Forster

Marc Forster (born 30 November 1969) is a German-Swiss filmmaker and screenwriter.

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Married and maiden names

A married name is a family name or surname adopted by a person upon marriage.

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Master of Fine Arts

A Master of Fine Arts (MFA or M.F.A.) is a graduate degree typically requiring 2–3 years of postgraduate study beyond the bachelor's degree (BFA), although the term of study will vary by country or by university.

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Naomi Watts

Naomi Ellen Watts (born 28 September 1968) is a British actress.

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New York City

New York – often called New York City or the City of New York to distinguish it from the State of New York, of which it is a part – is the most populous city in the United States and the center of the New York metropolitan area, the premier gateway for legal immigration to the United States and one of the most populous urban agglomerations in the world.

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A novelist is an author or writer of novels, though often novelists also write in other genres of both fiction and non-fiction.

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Plume (publisher)

Plume is a publishing company in the United States, founded in 1970 as the trade paperback imprint of New American Library.

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Poly Prep Country Day School

Poly Prep Country Day School (known familiarly as Poly Prep) is an independent school with two campuses in Brooklyn, New York.

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A screenplay writer, screenwriter for short, scriptwriter or scenarist is a writer who practices the craft of screenwriting, writing screenplays on which mass media such as films, television programs, comics or video games are based.

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In the United States television industry, a showrunner is a person who is responsible for the day-to-day operation of a television seriesalthough usually such persons are credited as executive producers.

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Sphinx (senior society)

The Sphinx, founded in 1885, is the oldest of the eleven senior societies at Dartmouth College in Hanover, New Hampshire.

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Spike Lee

Shelton Jackson "Spike" Lee (born March 20, 1957) is an American film director, producer, writer, and actor.

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Stay (2005 film)

Stay is a 2005 American psychological thriller film directed by Marc Forster and written by David Benioff.

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Stephen Friedman (PFIAB)

Stephen Friedman (born December 21, 1937) is the former Chairman of the United States President's Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board.

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Stephen Hunter

Stephen Hunter (born March 25, 1946) is an American novelist, essayist, and Pulitzer Prize-winning film critic.

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Television producer

A television producer is a person who oversees all aspects of video production on a television program.

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The 25th Hour

The 25th Hour is the 2001 debut novel by David Benioff.

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The Kite Runner (film)

The Kite Runner is a 2007 American drama film directed by Marc Forster.

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The New York Times

The New York Times (NYT) is an American daily newspaper, founded and continuously published in New York City since September 18, 1851, by the New York Times Company.

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The Times of Israel

The Times of Israel is an online newspaper published in English, Arabic, French and Chinese, which covers "developments in Israel, the Middle East and around the Jewish world," according to the site's nameplate.

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Trinity College, Dublin

Trinity College (Coláiste na Tríonóide), known in full as the College of the Holy and Undivided Trinity of Queen Elizabeth near Dublin, is a research university and the sole constituent college of the University of Dublin in Ireland.

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Troy (film)

Troy is a 2004 American epic war film written by David Benioff and directed by Wolfgang Petersen.

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University of California, Irvine

The University of California, Irvine (UCI, UC Irvine, or Irvine), is a public research university located in Irvine, California, and one of the 10 general campuses in the University of California (UC) system.

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Viking Press

Viking Press is an American publishing company now owned by Penguin Random House.

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X-Men Origins: Wolverine

X-Men Origins: Wolverine is a 2009 American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics fictional character Wolverine, distributed by 20th Century Fox.

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25th Hour

25th Hour is a 2002 American drama film directed by Spike Lee and starring Edward Norton.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_Benioff

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