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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 Airport Scuffle 'Victim' Pressing Charges, Tells Her Side Of The Story


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Nearly a week after the much-reported airport scuffle between Louis Tomlinson, two women and a photographer in Los Angeles that has been dominated headlines for days, one of the alleged victims has given her side of the story – but fans have been prodding her testimony for inconsistencies.

Ana Becerra has announced that she’s decided to press charges against the 25 year old singer after talking to the police, but her version of events doesn’t seem to entirely play out in the video evidence that was posted in the wake of the fracas last Friday (March 3rd).

Tomlinson has claimed that he was simply defending his girlfriend, Eleanor Calder, after she was cornered by two female fans and a photographer at LAX as they were arriving.

Continue reading: Louis Tomlinson Airport Scuffle 'Victim' Pressing Charges, Tells Her Side Of The Story

Young Love Is The Theme Of Steve Aoki And Louis Tomlinson's Video 'Just Hold On'


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Steve Aoki and Louis Tomlinson have joined forces to release a video for their song 'Just Hold On'; the latter's first 'solo' venture since One Direction took a hiatus. New remixes of the single are soon to follow as Steve continues his world tour.

Louis TomlinsonLouis Tomlinson and Steve Aoki unveil the video for 'Just Hold On' 

He might be in the news with less than positive headlines at the moment, but Louis Tomlinson certainly distracts from that with his new collaboration with Steve Aoki. The song was released in December last year, but is now accompanied by a sensational video which follows the innocent wordly adventures of a young couple deeply in love.

Continue reading: Young Love Is The Theme Of Steve Aoki And Louis Tomlinson's Video 'Just Hold On'

Mel C Defends Louis Tomlinson After His Airport Bust Up


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Despite his seemingly reckless behaviour during his airport bust-up, Louis Tomlinson has found some support in the shape of Mel C who said she has been in the same "frenzied situation" as the 1D star before. The former Spice Girl sympathised with Louis who tripped and dragged a photographer to the floor with him, with the man claiming he had been hit on the head.

Mel CMel C has come out to defend Louis Tomlinson 

The star was released on bail following the incident where two female fans also got into an altercation with the singer’s girlfriend Eleanor Calder.

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Louis Tomlinson Released On Bail After Photographer Scuffle, Says He Was "Protecting My Girlfriend"


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Louis Tomlinson has claimed that he was protecting his girlfriend when he was arrested last Friday night, after reportedly clashing with a photographer at Los Angeles international airport.

The 25 year old singer appeared to scuffle with the paparazzo in video footage posted online at the weekend, tripping and dragging the snapper to the floor. The altercation started when two female fans appeared to corner Tomlinson’s girlfriend, Eleanor Calder, as they were returning from a break in Las Vegas.

The photographer claims to have hit her head and received an eye injury as a result of the tumble he took with Tomlinson, while she was apparently trying to take photos of Eleanor.

Continue reading: Louis Tomlinson Released On Bail After Photographer Scuffle, Says He Was "Protecting My Girlfriend"

Louis Tomlinson Arrested After Altercation With Paparazzi


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One Direction singer Louis Tomlinson was placed under a ‘citizen’s arrest’ on Friday night after an altercation with a photographer at Los Angeles International Airport.

The incident took place while Tomlinson was at the baggage claim with Eleanor Calder, who he dated for four years until March 2015, but was recently rumoured to have rekindled his romance with.

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Liam Payne Is Set To Produce His Own Album


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Liam Payne is set to produce his own album.

The 23-year-old singer - who is known for being a member of the popular boyband One Direction alongside Zayn Malik, Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson and Niall Horan - is in the studio working on his debut LP, which he is rumoured to be working on with DJs and other producers to educate him about producing.

Producer Digital Farm Animals - real name Nicholas Gale - teased the news to the Daily Star newspaper, he said: ''I've been doing a lot with Liam.

Continue reading: Liam Payne Is Set To Produce His Own Album

James Arthur Believes Him And Louis Tomlinson Are 'just A Couple Of Chavs'


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James Arthur believes him and Louis Tomlinson are ''just a couple of chavs''.

The 28-year-old musician had been involved in a Twitter spat with the former One Direction band member for a number of years, which they have since put to bed, but the vocalist believes the pair are both ''common'' and share a love for the same things including football and bands.

Speaking to Metro newspaper about the 25-year-old singer, he said: ''We're just a couple of chavs really. We're both common, we're both football fans, we love the same bands.''

Continue reading: James Arthur Believes Him And Louis Tomlinson Are 'just A Couple Of Chavs'

Steve Aoki And Louis Tomlinson's Duet 'needed More Energy'


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Steve Aoki and Louis Tomlinson's song ' Just Hold On' ''needed more energy''.

The 25-year-old One Direction band member partnered with the 39-year-old musician on their latest single, but the electro house expert has admitted the track was originally a ''sad, slow'' song and desperately needed to be uplifted with more ''speed'' and ''energy''.

Speaking to Rolling Stone magazine about their recent release, the record producer said: ''I didn't want to make an EDM record with an EDM arrangement ... It was really about the lyrics, how to make the lyrics stand out musically on my part.

Continue reading: Steve Aoki And Louis Tomlinson's Duet 'needed More Energy'

Louis Tomlinson Celebrates Son Freddie Reign's First Birthday


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Louis Tomlinson and ex Briana Jungwirth celebrated the first birthday of their son Freddie Reign on Saturday.

In a video posted to Briana’s Instagram account, the One Direction star was seen holding up his son as he tottered towards his birthday cake. Briana captioned the super-cute clip, ‘Special first birthday :)’.

Continue reading: Louis Tomlinson Celebrates Son Freddie Reign's First Birthday

Louis Tomlinson Parts Ways With Girlfriend Danielle After More Than A Year


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After a troublesome year, Louis Tomlinson is apparently making a fresh start as reports suggest that he has broken up with his partner of one year Danielle Campbell. The split comes more than a month after the death of his mother who passed away from leukemia.

Louis Tomlinson and Danielle CampbellLouis Tomlinson and Danielle Campbell have split

It seems the pair are determined to stay friendly, however, with Danielle having been of much comfort and support to Louis over the last few weeks. But it seems their relationship has been somewhat altered recently (due to Louis's bereavement or otherwise) and they have mutually decided to go their separate ways.

Continue reading: Louis Tomlinson Parts Ways With Girlfriend Danielle After More Than A Year

Louis Tomlinson with his Mother Johannah Deakin at the Believe In Magic Cinderella Ball held at the Natural History Museum - London, United Kingdom - Monday 10th August 2015

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Louis Tomlinson, Mother Johannah Deakin and One Direction

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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Louis Tomlinson - Grand Opening Of Intrigue Nightclub inside Wynn Hotel & Casino at Intrigue Nightclub - Las Vegas, Nevada, United States - Friday 29th April 2016

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Louis Tomlinson - Celebrities attend the BRIT Awards after party - London, United Kingdom - Wednesday 24th February 2016

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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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Louis Tomlinson

Date of birth

24th December, 1991

Occupation

Musician

Sex

Male

Height

1.75




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