- Gender: Male
- Birthday: 1970-09-25 ( 53 years old )
- Place of Birth: New York, New York, USA
- Also Known As: David Friedman
David Benioff is an American television producer, writer, and director. Along with his collaborator D. B. Weiss, he is best known as co-creator, showrunner and writer of Game of Thrones, the HBO adaptation of George R. R. Martin’s series of books A Song of Ice and Fire.