"It was Saoirse's first proper boyfriend and, in a way, I think she was living through the same thing that the character is going through.I suspected what was going on but they kept it very quiet," he told The Independent.Recognising Ed, from whose perspective the film is shot, the girls get excited and ask him to sign a magazine with his face on the cover.They cycle through the night, paying a visit to an after hours tattooist who inks Galway Girl onto Ed's arm.23-year-old Saoirse has been making a lot of headlines in the music world lately, thanks to a starring role in Ed Sheeran's Galway Girl video, which was released last week.
For her performance as 13-year-old Briony Tallis, Ronan received Academy Award and Golden Globe nominations for best supporting actress.A source told the Irish Sun: "They really enjoy each other’s company, they seemed to be having a ball.They make a very cute and extremely talented couple." Aw.It wouldn't be a proper Irish night out without an old-fashioned joint with a folk band playing away on their fiddles and accordions, and the video doesn't disappoint. It’s the kind of thing I would do.” The actress hit the big screen for the first time in 2007 at the tender age of 13 in Atonement, in which she played the younger version of Romola Garai’s character Briony.The tattoo in Ed's video hit headlines in recent weeks after he revealed Saoirse misspelled the words, writing "Galway Grill" instead of "girl". She really took the p**s out of me — full on.” Superstar Ed made his admission on the first night of the UK leg of his world tour in Glasgow. Since then she’s had major and lead roles in Brooklyn, The Grand Budapest Hotel, The Host, How I Live Now, Hanna and The Lovely Bones.Following the narrative of the lyrics, 23-year-old Saoirse plays darts in a crowded bar in Grafton Street, accidentally embedding a dart into a mean-looking man.