‘Game of Thrones’: Ed Sheeran Lands in Westeros

[Warning: this story contains spoilers for a deteriorate 7 premiere of HBO’s Game of Thrones, “Dragonstone.”]

Winter has arrived in Westeros, bringing with it luminary thespian Ed Sheeran. 

Following months of buzz, Sheeran showed adult on shade Sunday during in a deteriorate 7 premiere of HBO’s Game of Thrones, and a Grammy leader even sang a tune. Sheeran follows in a footsteps of other musically gifted members of Coldplay, Sigur Rós and Snow Patrol who have seemed on a show. And he’s not a initial to sing: Snow Patrol’s Gary Lightbody and Sigur Ros’ Jónsi Birgisson also showed off their vocals. 

But it’s only Sheeran who can explain to have seemed on a uncover in what was reportedly “a gift” to Game of Thrones star Maisie Williams, a fan and crony of Sheeran. The dual share a shade in a stage that finds Williams’ Arya Stark occur on a organisation of organisation in a timberland after withdrawal a electrocute during a palace of Lord Walder Frey. While Sheeran sings, Arya approaches a organisation of organisation who paint the Lannisters, a family who ruthlessly ripped Arya’s family to shreds. She says that it’s a flattering song. “I’ve never listened it before,” says Arya Stark to that Sheeran’s impression answers, “It’s a new one.” 

She afterwards accepts their invitation to lay down, splash and share their scanty barbeque meal. It’s a brief stage and one that even finds Arya crack a grin and giggle while revelation her ultimate end on this tour is King’s Landing to murder Cersei. 

“Nothing sparkling happens in this scene, we only have a review and that’s kind of it,” pronounced Sheeran, who down played a stage progressing this year to Entertainment Tonight. “It’s not an constituent partial of it, during all. I’m only like, in it. … It’s decent. we like it.” 

The greeting on amicable media so distant has been a same — a fans like it. It’s not a 26-year-old’s initial incursion into array television. He played Sir Cormac in a repeated purpose on Kurt Sutter’s FX play The Bastard Executioner, a purpose that came about after he suggested his adore of Sutter’s prior work with Sons of Anarchy.

A repute for Sheeran did not respond to The Hollywood Reporter’s ask for comment. For full coverage of a new deteriorate of Game of Thrones, click here

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