11/05/2012 04:34 pm ET

Coldplay Drummer Will Champion Joins 'Game Of Thrones' And More Casting News

Coldplay is coming!

According to EW, Coldplay drummer Will Champion is following in the footsteps of Snow Patrol's Gary Lightbody and joining the "Game Of Thrones" cast as, well, a drummer.

Champion will make his appearance in the HBO series' upcoming third season.

In other casting news...

Michelle Trachtenberg is on her way to "Criminal Minds." The "Gossip Girl" actress has nabbed a role on the CBS drama as a stalker who goes crazy when she doesn't get the job she wants. [EW]

Jane Seymour has joined the "Ben And Kate" cast. Seymour will play Wendy, BJ's (Lucy Punch) hot British mom. [TVLine]

Bridget Regan is headed to "Beauty And The Beast." Regan has landed a recurring role on the CW drama as Vincent's (Jay Ryan) fiancee. [TVLine]

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