Ryan J. Condal is a screenwriter and producer. He and Miguel Sapochnik will serve as showrunners for the prequel House of the Dragon.[1] He has previously been a showrunner for the American science fiction drama series Colony.[2] He has also worked on a cancelled fantasy western, at the filming of which he met George R. R. Martin. Condal is familiar with A Song of Ice and Fire, having discovered the series when A Storm of Swords was published. According to Martin, Condal originally wanted to create a show about The Tales of Dunk & Egg, a series that Martin claims is not ready to be brought to television.[3]

Condal wrote the pilot script and series bible for House of the Dragon.[4]

See also


  1. ‘Game Of Thrones’ Spinoff ‘House Of The Dragon’ Gets Straight To Series Go-Ahead From HBO, Deadline, October 29, 2019 - retrieved October 30, 2019
  2. USA orders Carlton Cuse drama 'Colony' to series Entertainment Weekly, February 3, 2015 - retrieved October 31, 2019
  3. The Dragons Take Wing George R.R. Martin, Not A Blog, October 30, 2019 - retrieved October 31, 2019
  4. A Tip o' the Crown George R.R. Martin, Not A Blog, November 10, 2019 - retrieved November 10, 2019
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