Our ginger king – Ed Sheeran!
Show runners Dan Weiss and David Benioff announced yesterday at South by Southwest Film Festival that Ed Sheeran will be making an appearance in the seventh season of Game of Thrones. The hit HBO show, has featured cameos from other celebrities in past seasons, from Sigur Rós to Coldplay’s Will Champion.
Apparently, star of GoT Maisie Williams is a major fan of Ed. Benioff went on to say, “for years we were trying to get Ed Sheeran on the show to surprise Maisie and this year we finally did it.”
Ed is clearly excited about his cameo as well, tweeting:
The show’s seventh season will premiere on July 16th.
Winter Sheeran is coming.