Monday, March 12, 2012


George R.R. Martin in Toronto - March 2012
To complement TIFF Bell Lightbox's Game of Thrones: The Exhibition, taking place until March 18, 2012, Author George R.R. Martin dropped-in to speak to Fans as part of their In Conversation With... Series. Martin wrote the A Song of Ice and Fire Series of Fantasy Novels which that acclaimed HBO Series is based upon.  

Martin is in Toronto for a two-day Media Blitz which will see him stopping-off at SpaceChannel, CBC, Corus Entertainment and also a Book Signing at Indigo Manulife Centre tomorrow night, before heading off to London.  Just recently, The New York Times #1 Bestselling Author was named by TIME Magazine as one of its 100 Most Influencial People in the World.

Fans tonight were treated with a Reading from Martin's upcoming Novel, Winds of Winter and also he revealed to Fans that his favourite Game of Thrones Character actually is Tyrion Lannister, played by the brilliant Peter Dinklage.

For those interested, you can meet Martin at 7:00 PM and also get your Books signed at Indigo Manulife Centre.  Click here for more specifics.  Have fun!

(Photo credit: Mr. Will-W.)