He's done much better there because his backflips are terrible.

During an appearance on last night's Watch What Happens Live, host Andy Cohen brought up the fact that actor Allen Leech bares a striking resemblance to 20-year-old 1D singer Niall Horan. Niall Horan, left, and Allen Leech. Also for the record, “had the craic” is Irish for “had a great time.”.

', Become a Friend of IrishCentral - help us to continue bringing Ireland to you. Let’s Hit Shoreditch’s Cafés. They didn’t break the mold when Allen Leech, the actor who plays former chauffeur Tom Branson on the popular Downton Abbey series, was born. ", Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images; Karwai Tang/WireImage. Leech and his Downton Abbey costars Rob James-Collier, Lesley Nicol and Laura Carmichael were also asked by Cohen which American star they'd love to have on the show.

The star posted a picture of himself and Niall Horan on Twitter. Met some great people! Check out the hottest fashion, photos, movies and TV shows! Had the Craic!

“Had the greatest night at @BrianODriscoll testimonial last night! Let Cillian Murphy read you a bedtime story, A tale of two famous Michaels, both born in Co Cork in the autumn of 1890, Irish teen recovers from brutal acid attack to win US college scholarship, Massive increase in Americans in Ireland registering to vote. The two handsome Irish men look like they come from the same gene pool! According to Now, the two are believed to have encountered each other at a dinner in London on Monday night honoring Irish rugby star player Brian O’Driscoll. To watch full episodes, you must have a cable provider that supports http://t.co/qaVcHrV45e, — Allen Leech (@Allenleech) March 18, 2013.

BBC America's full episode service and you must have Leech and Horan are both Irish, as were many of the other boldface-named guests at the testimonial event.

The two handsome Irish men look like … Well, pop-culture fanatics, we have and we know who it is that we think—actually, know—he looks like. "He's my son," Leech deadpanned with a straight face.
Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images; Karwai Tang/WireImage Pin it! "He actually said, 'I'm a big fan of the show—only now that my wife's had a baby.'". The One Direction star and Leech met on Monday at rugby player Brian O'Driscoll's Testimonial Dinner in London.

Met some great people! Did you know Kevin Bacon plays the traditional Irish bodhrán? Fans of One Direction’s Niall Horan will be delighted to see he has a doppelganger - Downton Abbey Irish actor Allen Leech. To share this on Facebook click on the link below. "David Hasselhoff," James-Collier quipped, while Carmichael added, "I always say Ryan Gosling.

Allen Leech & Niall Horan. Allen Leech & Niall Horan. Fans of One Direction’s Niall Horan will be delighted to see he has a doppelganger - Downton Abbey Irish actor Allen Leech. Leech, 31, posted a picture of himself alongside Horan, 19, on his Twitter account yesterday (March 20): @NiallOfficial I love meeting my son at events! Horan re-tweeted Leech’s posting, as well as sending out a tweet of his own: Had the greatest night at @BrianODriscoll testimonial last night!

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They didn’t break the mold when Allen Leech, the actor who plays former chauffeur Tom Branson on the popular Downton Abbey series, was born. Mullingar native Horan, 19, tweeted on Tuesday that he'd had the 'greatest night' at London's Grosvenor House Hotel, having the 'craic. This browser is supported only in Windows 10 and above. One Direction and Downton Abbey fans, unite!
Your source for entertainment news, celebrities, celeb news, and ​celebrity gossip. All rights reserved. All rights reserved. “@NiallOfficial I love meeting my son at events!" During an appearance on last night's Watch What Happens Live, host Andy Cohen brought up the fact that actor Allen Leech bares a striking resemblance to 20-year-old 1D singer Niall Horan… James asks "Downton Abbey" star Allen Leech about the popular observation that he and Niall Horan look alike, a comparison the (slightly) elder Allen doesn't mind at … National Dessert Day: This Irish Cream dessert recipe layers Baileys, Oreos, and chocolate pudding! ", Leech also dished about a recent royal encounter he had. I had the choice to give him to the circus or a boy band, I chose a boy band.

(Twitter), Separated at Birth: ‘Downton Abbey’ Actor and One Direction Member, WATCH: ‘Downton’ Stars Perform Scene with American Accents, 10 Sets of Actors Who Have Coupled-Up On-Screen More Than Once. They – who “they” is we’ll leave to you, dear reader, and your own beliefs system – used it again when creating Niall Horan, a member of One Direction, the popular Anglo-Irish boy band. "I had him really young. During an appearance on Watch What Happens Live, Andy Cohen pointed out the Downton Abbey actor's resemblance to the One Direction singer. How to Pronounce the Longest Place Name in the U.K. WATCH: What’s Hot in Coffee? Do you think Leech and Horan look like father and son? Copyright © 2010-2020 New Video Channel America, LLC. "I was actually at an event last week with Prince William, now the Duke of Cambridge, so yeah—I met him last week, shook his hand," Leech shared. © Copyright 2020 Irish Studio LLC All rights reserved. Niall Horan & Allen Leech (Credit:Twitter). © Copyright 2020 Irish Studio LLC All rights reserved. Had the Craic! They – who “they” is we’ll leave to you, dear reader, and your own beliefs system – used it again when creating Niall Horan, a member of One Direction, the popular Anglo-Irish boy band.

Get caught up in the latest full episodes of BBC America shows. The Dublin actor plays chauffeur Tom Branson in the hit PBS period drama. Choose your provider to watch Live TV & Full Episodes. #irishinlondon, — Niall Horan (@NiallOfficial) March 19, 2013, For the record, the never-married Leech has no children. Entertainment Television, LLC A Division of NBCUniversal. #irishinlondon [sic],” Horan tweeted. Tweeted Allen, 31. BBC America as part of your cable package.