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'Game of Thrones' casts Coldplay drummer Will Champion in season 3

Nov. 6, 2012 at 7:24 AM ET

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Coldplay's Chris Martin, Will Champion, Guy Berryman and Jonny Buckland.

Is Chris Martin about to top wife Gwyneth Paltrow in the cool guest role department? Um, no. Her GOOPness remains the top guest star in that marriage with her "Glee" role. But someone from Coldplay has been given a cameo in "Game of Thrones'" third season, E! News has confirmed. 

It's drummer Will Champion! Entertainment Weekly, who first reported the news, reveals that the only thing known about his role is that he will appear as a drummer. Maybe for a big battle scene? Let the speculation begin!

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"Game of Thrones" returns with its highly anticipated third season on March 31, 2013. 

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