Ed Sheeran deletes Twitter account after backlash to Game of Thrones cameo

Ed Sheeran deletes Twitter account after backlash to Game of Thrones cameo

Ed Sheeran deletes Twitter account after backlash to Game of Thrones cameo

On Instagram, however, Sheeran seems to be in "good spirits" as he shared a photo with girlfriend Cherry Seaborn climbing the mountains in Peru.

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Ed Sheeran has deleted his Twitter account only hours after he was criticised for his cameo performance in Game of Thrones.

The lovable ginger will see himself in the middle of a love triangle with Nelson, who is also trying to win over Lisa with his smooth - or not so smooth - singing.

Umm who are you? Source HBO
Umm who are you? Source HBO

"We had a flawless part for him".

He has already got a few sporadic TV cameos like the NBC comedy Undateable and had a recurring role in The Bastard Executioner. (And let's not forget to throw out props to actor David Bradley for playing Arya Stark playing Walden Frey.) In one fell swoop, Ayra enacted her vengeance on the Frey clan for their betrayal at the Red Wedding. "I sing a song and then she goes, "Oh, that's a nice song" and I go, "It's a new one", and then there's other lines".

Jean adds that Ed had expressed interest in appearing on the show and once they realized they had the flawless part for him, they had him record his vocals over the phone from England.

Hit fantasy series Game of Thrones returned to screens around the world on Monday (NZ time) and with it, countless emotionally charged responses on social media.

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