Attended Dartmouth College and graduated in 1992. He majored in English and wrote an honor's thesis.
One of 105 people invited to join AMPAS in 2008.
David and Amanda became the parents of another girl, Molly June Benioff, on April 22, 2010 in New York City.
David and Amanda became the parents of their first child, a girl named Frances Pen, on February 20, 2007. Frances weighed in at 6 lbs, 10 oz.
His real name is David Friedman. "Benioff" comes from his maternal grandfather, Shim Benioff.