Comedian mocks the pair

One Direction’s Harry Styles has confused many with his close friendship with Radio One’s Nick Grimshaw and now Russell Howard has had his say.

The comedian, 32, is mystified that someone in their late 20s would be such good friends with an 18-year-old.

‘I’d say I am a famous comedian, not a celebrity. Some people latch onto it and become friends with celebrities. It’s so odd,’ Russell tells The Sun.

‘The one that intrigues me is Nick Grimshaw hanging out with Harry Styles.

‘Like Nick is my age and Harry is about 18 and they play frisbee together – it’s really weird.’

Harry confided to Now’s Dan Wootton what the attraction is all about, saying it’s all down to the DJ’s sense of humour.

‘He’s just so funny,’ explained ID’s curly-haired heartthrob. ‘You can hear that on the radio – he just makes me laugh a lot.’

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