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Louis Tomlinson (born Louis Troy Austin, 24.12.1991) Louis Tomlinson is an English singer and a member of the pop boy band One Direction.

Childhood: Louis Tomlinson was born in Doncaster, South Yorkshire, England. His parents are Johannah Poulston and Troy Austin but they split when he was young and he took on his stepfather Mark Tomlinson's surname. He was an extra on 'Fat Friends' after two of his sisters had infant roles on the show. He attended a drama school in Barnsley and subsequently had small roles in ITV movie 'If I Had You' and BBC school drama series 'Waterloo Road'. He also attended Hayfield School before going on to Hall Cross School after failing his A levels. Before One Direction, he had jobs at a cinema and as a waiter at Doncaster Rovers football stadium. Louis was in several school productions including landing the main part in 'Grease'.

Musical career: Louis Tomlinson auditioned as a solo artist on 'The X Factor' in 2010 but failed to reach judges houses. He was placed in a group with four other failed candidates; Niall Horan, Zayn Malik, Liam Payne and Harry Styles; and eventually went on to judges houses in the groups category. They all agreed on the band name One Direction after it was put forward by Styles. They came third place in the whole competition but nonetheless landed a recording contract with Syco Records after being mentored by Simon Cowell. One Direction have received numerous awards including two BRITs, three Teen Choice and an NME award, as well as having three UK number singles and a worldwide number one album.

Personal life: Louis Tomlinson had been dating his high school sweetheart Hannah Walker throughout his time on 'X Factor', but the broke up in 2011 due to his career commitments. He then began dating Eleanor Calder, after being introduced by Styles, who he has been in a relationship with for over a year. He has admitted to admiring artists such as Robbie Williams and Ed Sheeran.



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Louis Tomlinson at the 2016 The Pride of Britain Awards held at The Grosvenor Hotel, London, United Kingdom - Monday 31st October 2016

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Liam Payne Will Collaborate With Louis Tomlinson On A New Single


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Liam Payne is set to collaborate with Louis Tomlinson on a new single.

The One Direction band members have joined forces on a forthcoming track one year after the 'History' hitmakers decided to go on an extended hiatus, and the pair have penned the song together, which is called 'Something That Scares Me About Love'.

Although it is unknown who the duo penned the song for, musical director Tim Crooks has revealed he is desperate to work with 23-year-old Liam again.

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One Direction Fans Respond To Cheryl Pregnancy Rumours With Weirdest Hashtag Yet


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One Direction fans have responded to rumours that Cheryl and Liam Payne are expecting a baby with a bizarre hashtag calling on band members to use condoms.

Rumours that Cheryl is pregnant have been circulating for ages now, but when the singer made her first public appearance in months last night, #CondomCampaignFor1D began trending on Twitter.

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One Direction Fans Nearly Thought The Hiatus Was Over (And Freaked Out Accordingly)


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One Direction fans thought the day they’d been waiting for had finally arrived yesterday, when an update on the band’s website seemed to suggest their hiatus was over. However it appears the fan’s celebrations were a little premature and there’s still no sign of when the band will be back. But they do have some new t-shirts.

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It all started when the band’s official website added a ‘Future Events’ section, causing fans to immediately think that show announcements were imminent. Almost immediately fans on Twitter started freaking out and the hashtag #ThisIsNotTheEndOfOneDirection began trending.

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Niall Horan Reportedly Snubs Simon Cowell To Sign Solo Deal With Universal


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Niall Horan has reportedly made the shock decision to sign a solo record deal with Universal Music, instead of Simon Cowell’s Syco label. According to reports, the label pursued Niall to sign a deal after failing to lure away Harry Styles, who ended up staying with Sony, the label which houses Cowell’s Syco.

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A US source told the Daily Star: “This will come as a real blow to Cowell who has been talking to Niall for months, wanting him to sign a deal with his label Syco. He made a number of big money offers to try and persuade Niall to sign up but, in the end, Universal came in and put even more money on the table.

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Louis Tomlinson And Niall Horan Forced To Change Numbers After "Disgusting" WhatsApp Messages


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One Direction’s Louis Tomlinson has said he’s been forced to change his phone number after receiving “disgusting” messages on WhatsApp from “losers”. His bandmate Niall Horan has also had the same problem, revealing that he too has received “horrific” messages on the app.

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“Time to change my number .. Getting some disgusting stuff on what's app... Losers!” Tomlinson tweeted. “Me too mate,” his bandmate Horan replied. “Horrific Some of the things people are saying."

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Louis Tomlinson Sets Up Own Record Label With Simon Cowell To Source A New Girl Band


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Louis Tomlinson has set up his own record label to source a new girl band.

The former One Direction singer has partnered up with Simon Cowell to launch their own label imprint under Sony in a bid to find the next big all-female group.

Speaking to The Sun newspaper about the latest venture, the music mogul said: ''He [Louis] has just signed a deal with us as an imprint of a record label. He has a new artist who is going to be released this year I hope who are incredible.

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Louis Tomlinson Reportedly Wants Pre-Approval On All Images Of His Son Posted To Social Media


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One Direction star Louis Tomlinson is reportedly willing to settle his custody dispute with the mother of his son Briana Jungwirth, if he’s given pre-approval of all pictures of Freddie she posts on social media. It was reported last week that Louis had filed for joint custody of Freddie, asking for 50/50 physical and legal custody between him and Jungwirth.

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TMZ reports that Louis would like to avoid a court battle with Briana and has laid out his terms, which include getting pre-approval rights of any pictures of Freddie Briana wants to post on social media.

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Louis Tomlinson Wants Privacy For Son Freddie So He Can Have A Normal Childhood


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One Direction star Louis Tomlinson is asking for privacy for his five-month-old son Freddie Reign, as his custody battle with ex Briana Jungwirth begins. In a statement obtained by People, a rep for Tomlinson said he wants his son to "have a normal, private and protected childhood.”

Louis TomlinsonLouis Tomlinson wants privacy for his five-month-old son Freddie Reign.

The statement says that the "the levels of paparazzi attention on Freddie" pose security issues and are "intolerable and completely unjustifiable." The attention put on Freddie is said to be impacting on Tomlinson’s visitation time and is impinging on the baby's day-to-day life, including doctor's visits.

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Louis Tomlinson Planning To Seek Joint Custody Of Son Freddie


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Louis Tomlinson is reportedly considering heading to court in order to fight for joint custody of his baby son Freddie, after becoming fed up with “inconsistent” access to him from his ex-girlfriend, Brianna Jungwirth.

Tomlinson, 24, shares five month old Freddie with stylist Jungwirth, and has relocated to the U.S. in order to be closer to his son, and rents a $1 million home in Calabasas for them in addition to paying $15,000 per month in child support to her.

Now, however, TMZ reports that he is gearing up to go to court in order to get the terms of access to his child re-negotiated by a judge, after becoming fed up with Jungwirth keeping Freddie from him seemingly on a whim.

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Soccer Aid Sees One Direction's Niall Horan And Louis Tomlinson Go Head To Head


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One Direction’s Louis Tomlinson and Niall Horan will be reunited this Sunday (June 5th) during charity football match Soccer Aid, in support of Unicef. But while the two singers spent years making music together before One Direction went on hiatus in January, this Sunday they’ll be on opposing teams.

Niall Horan and Louis TomlinsonOne Direction mates Niall and Louis will face off at Soccer Aid on Sunday.

Louis will be playing for the England team, alongside celebs including Olly Murs, Jack Whitehall and assistant manager Robbie Williams. While Niall will be on the Rest of the World team with Kasabian’s Sergio Pizzorno and actor Michael Sheen.

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Louis Tomlinson - Celebs pictured leaving the Sony Music Brit Awards 2016 party held at the Arts Club, London, UK at Brit Awards - London, United Kingdom - Thursday 25th February 2016

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Harry Styles, Liam Payne, Louis Tomlinson , Niall Horan - **Strictly embargoed until 00.01 BST Tuesday 1st September** One Direction today (Tuesday 1st September) premiered the action/1D film, 'Dear World Leaders', a three minute, one-of-a-kind emotive and powerful film composed of hundreds of fan submissions describing the world they want to live in. The film, in support of the action/1D campaign, directly calls on world leaders to listen to the changes they want to see made, to make the world a better place for this generation and the next. Harry Styles said: "We've been overwhelmed by the fans' response to action/1D. They continue to amaze us with their passion and dedication, and this film goes to show how engaged they are in the issues that affect them. It's been inspiring to see and hear what matters to them and the world they want to live in." Niall Horan said: "We've had fans from all over the world tell us what matters to them, from equal rights for all to the eradication of poverty, I really hope world leaders take notice of what we and our fans are saying. Hillary Clinton tweeted us her support of action/1D last month - I'm hoping President Obama watches it next!" One Direction is now calling on the public to share the 'Dear World Leaders' film on social media, alongside the hashtag #action1D. The film will also be broadcast in front of thousands of fans at each of the remaining legs of the band's On The Road Again Tour. One Direction launched the action/1D campaign on 8th July. Since then, nearly 80,000 submissions of photos and videos calling out for change were received from 172 countries. The hashtag #action1D has seen a reach of 2.5 billion so far, and trended worldwide on Twitter for 11 hours following the launch of the project in July. The action/1D campaign is part of action/2015, a global citizens' movement which is united by the idea that 2015 can be the year when the world can set the agenda to end extreme poverty, tackle inequality and climate change - but on - London, United Kingdom - Monday 31st August 2015

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One Direction and Louis Tomlinson - The opening night of the European leg of One Direction's 'On The Road Again' tour at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff at Millenium Stadium - Cardiff, United Kingdom - Friday 5th June 2015

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Louis Tomlinson - Louis Tomlinson captains Team Tomlinson against Team Coppinger for a testimonial game for Doncaster Rovers' player James Coppinger at the Keepmoat Stadium, Doncaster at Keepmoat Stadium - Doncaster, United Kingdom - Sunday 19th April 2015

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Louis Tomlinson

Date of birth

24th December, 1991

Occupation

Musician

Sex

Male

Height

1.75




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