AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Ed Sheeran will guest star in the upcoming season of “Game of Thrones.”READ MORE: Coral Gables resident says city's automatic license plate recognition cameras are a constitutional violation
The show’s producers made the announcement Sunday night during a panel discussion at the South by Southwest festival in Texas.READ MORE: Second Suspected Case Of Monkeypox In Broward Under Investigation
Producer David Benioff told the audience that they’ve been trying to get the 26-year-old British singer a spot on the show for years to surprise Sheeran fan Maisie Williams, who plays Arya Stark on the HBO fantasy drama.
The seventh season of “Game of Thrones” premieres on HBO July 16.MORE NEWS: Celtics torch Heat early, even series with 102-82 blowout
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