“This Is Us” creator Dan Fogelman says he once met George R.R. Martin after a Broadway show. Well, his friend Alex Hanan, a big “Game of Thrones” fan, actually met Martin before the show and got his number That’s how Hanan, Fogleman, Martin, and his wife Parris McBride all ended up eating pizza together that night. Martin didn’t know, but Hanan was living with stage 4 lung cancer at the time. He died a year later. In a now-viral Twitter thread, Fogleman detailed this chance meeting — and how important it was to Hanan.
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