Coldplay Drummer Will Champion Joins Game Of Thrones Season 3

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Will Champion of Coldplay performs at Piedmont Park in Atlanta, Georgia on September 24, 2011  -- Getty Premium
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Will Champion of Coldplay performs at Piedmont Park in Atlanta, Georgia on September 24, 2011 -- Getty Premium

Winter is coming to Westeros and it's about to get even a little more "Cold."

According to Entertainment Weekly, Coldplay drummer Will Champion is joining Season 3 of HBO's "Game of Thrones."

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Little is known about the details of the rock star's stint on the popular fantasy drama, but according to the mag, Will is slated to play a role close to his heart - a drummer.

The Coldplay member joins a growing list of musicians involved in the HBO series. Snow Patrol lead singer Gary Lightbody also landed a cameo on the show.

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"Game of Thrones" Season 3 returns to HBO on March 31, 2013.

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