The singer goes to extreme lengths to be convincing as secretary Veronica

Zayn Malik was sprayed with heavy make-up to cover up his huge collection of tattoos for One Direction‘s new video.

The hot singer, 20, had a tan-coloured liquid slathered over his body so he could pull off playing sexy secretary Veronica in the clip for Best Song Ever.

Zayn has inkings over his chest, arms and back so he ended up looking rather orange by the time his body was camera-ready.

Bradford-born Zayn went all out for his role as a woman and donned a long curly wig, fake boobs, a low-cut blue blouse and silver jewellery to get into character.

His face was made up with smoky eyeliner, lipstick, pink blusher and a pair of heavily-framed specs.

Some 1D fans reckon Zayn looks pretty hot as a girl – but his girlfriend Perrie Edwards‘ mum Deborah thinks he’s the spitting image of his mum Trisha.

‘How funny !! Trisha Malik and Zayn x,’ Tweeted Deborah on Friday, alongside a photo comparing the pair.

‘Haha Zayn is so much like his mum xx.’

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