Judge Rinder viewers shocked by Ed Sheeran lookalike – DigitalSpy.com

Judge Rinder gets quite a lot of people coming through the door of his courtroom, so it was only a matter of time before one of the biggest selling musical artists of all time was stood before him fighting over a petty claim.

Okay, so it’s not the real Ed Sheeran on the ITV show, but even Robert Rinder himself was taken aback by the resemblance.

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Supermarket worker Wes was trying to claim £1,000 back from his brother-in-law after lending it to him to cover a deposit for a new place.

Before getting to business though, the Judge had to confirm that Wes wasn’t the ‘Shape of You’ singer, and even brought up news stories about Wes getting stopped in Asda for selfies with people thinking he’s the real deal.

Wes, who is “talented with the melons” apparently, says that he’s only a casual fan of Sheeran.

Judge Rinder wasn’t the only one shocked by how much Wes looks like the singer:

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Somehow we don’t think Ed Sheeran would care if he was a grand down – he could write a song for Mr Blobby in 10 minutes and it would top the charts for weeks and make enough dough for him to buy a small country.

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Judge Rinder airs weekdays on ITV.

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