& # 39; Don't Blink! & # 39 ;: Rob McElhenney from It & # 39; s Always Sunny in Philadelphia makes a very short cameo in the premiere of Game of Thrones
In the premiere of Game of Thrones in the eighth premiere, two twinks took place on Sunday evening.
Eagle-eyed fans of It & # 39; s Always Sunny in Philadelphia may have seen Rob McElhenney playing Mac in the FXX comedy, which makes a very short impression in the HBO show.
McElhenney went to Instagram to post a screenshot of his creepy scene and wrote: & # 39; Don't blink. #Game of Thrones & # 39;
WARNING: SPOILERS FORWARD
Blink and you'll miss it: Rob McElhenney was one of the two surprise cameras & # 39; s with celebrities on Sunday night's premiere episode of Game of Thrones, season eight
The 42-year-old actor popped up during the scene in which Theon Yara rescues Euron and eliminates some of his men.
One of those men was McElhenney who ended up with an arrow through his eye.
Silicon Valley star Martin Starr also made a quick cameo and played another Euron man in the fight scene.
It is no surprise that McElhenney has taken on a role in the series since he and GoT makers David Benioff and D.B. Weiss goes way back.
The 42-year-old actor went to Instagram to post a screenshot of his horrible scene, where he was killed by Theon and his men who wanted to save Yara
Gruesome Death: McElhenney ended up with an arrow through his eye when he died almost immediately after he appeared on the screen
Benioff and Weiss even wrote an edition of Always Sunny together in 2013 under the title Flowers For Charlie.
They also made a cameo like bored lifeguards in one episode.
GoT is known for celebrities with celebrities, with British singer Ed Sheeran appearing in the seventh season of the series as a Lannister soldier named Ed.
The episode drew criticism from fans mocking Sheeran & # 39; s cameo, which apparently was intended as a gift from show runners to star Maisie Williams, who is a big fan of the singer.
Ouch: Silicon Valley star Martin Starr also made a quick cameo, played another of Euron's men to die in the fight scene
Sheeran commented after it was broadcast: & # 39; It was nice to be in Game of Thrones, but I think they should have killed me in the episode. I think that would probably have been the redemption for people who didn't like it. & # 39;
It seems that fans knew their wish because the premiere of season 8 contained a hint about what happened to Sheeran & # 39; s character, and although he did not die, he certainly suffered a very GOOD fate.
In a scene with Bronn (Jerome Flynn) with several women, one of the women comments on the fate of Sheeran & # 39; s soldier after the fight against Dany and Drogon.
Fast appearance: Starr is known for his roles in Party Down, Freaks and Geeks and Silicon Valley
& # 39; That boy Eddie, & # 39; one of the women says, & came back with his face burned. He has no eyelids now. & # 39;
Ed also took his Instagram Story on Monday to share a photo with the dialogue that explains the fate of his character.
He wrote on the post: & # 39; Thank you @gameofthrones I knew I was a survivor x & # 39 ;.
Ed followed the likes of other musicians from the bands Coldplay and Of Monsters and Men, who previously appeared on the hit HBO show.
Then: In 2017, Ed Sheeran appeared as one of Lannister's soldiers leading a campfire song while Arya Stark (R) was en route to King's Landing to assassinate Cersei