Aug. 8 (UPI) -- Game of Thrones showrunners David Benioff and Dan Weiss have signed an exclusive, multi-year deal with Netflix to write, produce and direct new television shows and films.
"We are thrilled to welcome master storytellers David Benioff and Dan Weiss to Netflix. They are a creative force and have delighted audiences worldwide with their epic storytelling. We can't wait to see what their imaginations will bring to our members," Netflix chief content officer Ted Sarandos said in a statement Wednesday.
"We've had a beautiful run with HBO for more than a decade and we're grateful to everyone there for always making us feel at home," Benioff and Weiss said. "Netflix has built something astounding and unprecedented and we're honored they invited us to join them."