Niall Horan isn’t exactly a dream daddy, but he’ll do in a pinch. The acoustic guitar enthusiast and avid golfer loves leading the life of a sensible middle-aged man. While his other former One Direction bandmates do their best to stay young, Niall seems eager to lean into the “cool dad” archetype.
He played that part perfectly in a new interview with Smallzy in which Niall asks after the well-being of Harry Styles. Harry was just on Smallzy’s show, and Niall spent his birthday checking in on his friend to make sure things are going okay. Niall led off by trying to play it cool as he asked, “How is my friend, Harold?”