Leslie Jones returns to Twitter

Actress Leslie Jones attends the Los Angeles Premiere of "Ghostbusters" in Hollywood, California, on July 9, 2016.

Story highlights

  • Leslie Jones returns to Twitter after taking a break
  • She had been the target of racist tweets

(CNN)Leslie Jones has made her big return to Twitter -- and we can all thank "Game of Thrones."

The "Ghostbusters" actress tweeted Thursday following a much-publicized exit from the platform earlier this week, when she left Twitter after being targeted by a barrage of racist tweets.
The comedian, a huge fan of the HBO hit fantasy series, showed her good humor in her comeback tweet writing, "Welp...a bitch thought she could stay away. But who else is gonna live tweet Game of Thrones!!"