Did you know Harry Styles was born in Redditch?
The former One Direction star was born on February 1st in 1994 at the Alexandra Hospital in Redditch and for now it appears he’s swapped being an international music sensation for reading bedtime stories.
Yes, you read that right. The 28 year old has been spotted wearing blue and brown spotty pyjamas and a necklace of chunky beads for an upcoming CBeebies Bedtime Stories appearance.
The singer will read Jess Hitchman’s In Every House, On Every Street, which is illustrated by Lili la Baleine, tonight (Monday evening).
Former One Direction star, Harry Styles, 28, who will read Jess Hitchman’s In Every House, On Every Street, which is illustrated by Lili la Baleine, tonight (Monday). Photo credit: PA Media. Picture by: Amanda Searle/BBC
The story is described as a “heart-warming celebration of homes and the different families that live in them”.
In pictures released ahead of the broadcast, Styles, known for his love of gender-fluid clothing, sits cross-legged in a yellow armchair and smiles at the camera.
The singer’s nails are painted a matching yellow and he wears a collection of chunky rings on his fingers.
Friday saw the singer release his third solo album, Harry’s House, to generally positive reviews.
His bedtime story will air on Monday May 23 and he will introduce the story saying:
“Tonight’s bedtime story is about a house full of love and laughter.”
Styles will follow in the footsteps of Hollywood star Chris Evans, best known for playing Captain America; Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl; and British actor Tom Hiddleston, who have all appeared on CBeebies Bedtime Stories.
The programme is on each weekday at 6.50pm on the CBeebies channel and BBC iPlayer.