Benioff - *cough* Milch - His follows up to Deadwood have not had the best of... Luck. One because it wasn't very good, the second because of stupidity. Chase - The one god tier, network defining show, but nothing else. Simon - The god of HBO. Hell, take out The Wire, and between The Corner, Generation Kill, Show Me a Fucking Hero, Treme, and The Deuce the man is just the greatest.