Ed Sheeran makes cameo as singing solider in Game of Thrones premiere

Spoiler alert: This story contains spoilers for Game of Thrones. “Shall we begin?”Those are glorious, bittersweet words coming from Daenerys Stormborn.In the musty war room of her ancestral home, the steely Daenerys has declared that winter is finally here in the season 7 opener of HBO’s Game of Thrones. It also means, after much blood in the sand, the mother of dragons is at last on the same continent as her competitors.Daenerys’ Dragonstone, the seat of House Targaryen is an impressive, soaring castle, although the deserted rooms suggest it could use a little fluffing from a realtor.Article Continued BelowThe art director may also have got a little carried away with the Great Wall inspired entranceway which seems to go on for miles — you understand why there will never be pizza delivery in the seven kingdoms.With 38 Emmys, Game of Thrones, inspired by the books of George R.R. Martin is the most awarded scripted series in history. It is also immensely popular, as proven by HBO’s website breaking down for a while under the traffic during the airing of the show yesterday.Read more: