Allen Leech Doesn't Mind the Niall Horan Comparison

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  • Published: 25 September 2019
  • 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 all. And Allen tells James why he's sure he absolutely cannot sing like his doppleganger.

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Comments • 130

  • Gabriela Trindade
    Gabriela Trindade  4 days back

    they really do look alike !

    • Gumiho Mochi
      Gumiho Mochi  4 days back

      Why does Niall Horan look older than 26 and this guy looks younger than 38?😶

      • White Wolf
        White Wolf  1 weeks back

        He looks better than Niall though just saying

        • Helen's Take
          Helen's Take  2 weeks back

          I honestly don’t know how this has never occurred to me before. I was blind but now I can see 🤷🏼‍♀️

          • O Fletcher
            O Fletcher  2 weeks back

            Some similarity but not enough for me to ever mistake him for Niall

            • Nichole Becker-Zumba
              Nichole Becker-Zumba  2 weeks back

              Ironic that my favorite one d member and my favorite downton character look the same? No

              • Victoria
                Victoria  2 weeks back

                We have no choice but to Stan Allen

                • Ronnie DiMaio
                  Ronnie DiMaio  3 weeks back

                  😆😆😆 Allen Leech should lead a polka band

                  • Emily S
                    Emily S  3 weeks back

                    Allen is so beautifulllll

                    • Emily Stark
                      Emily Stark  3 weeks back

                      Allen's reaction to Terrence is perfect haha

                      • sofia
                        sofia  3 weeks back

                        "i'm 9% irish" every american ever

                        • nerd1984
                          nerd1984  2 weeks back

                          American guy in a line to a catch a plane I’m a Irish, then asks does it rain in August in Ireland?, I just politely said yes

                        • Sukhmani Nijjar
                          Sukhmani Nijjar  2 weeks back

                          sofia yup

                      • my dude
                        my dude  3 weeks back

                        Paul prenter

                        • lucy sterben
                          lucy sterben  3 weeks back

                          I thought it was ellen who look a lot like him 😂😂

                          • Dennis Q. Ly
                            Dennis Q. Ly  3 weeks back

                            Allen Leech looks younger than Niall Horan.

                            • Iremide Awosika
                              Iremide Awosika  3 weeks back

                              He sounds like one of the guys from foil arms and hogs

                              • Mehar 123
                                Mehar 123  3 weeks back

                                I love the fact that Niall is still introduced as "Niall Horan from One Direction"... Looks like James is also waiting is also waiting for a reunion 💓💓

                                • Natalie Zayas-Bazan
                                  Natalie Zayas-Bazan  3 weeks back

                                  That’s a lie. He’s a British sean Astin and I told him so to his face. 😂 he told one time on a flight he got asked what it was like to film ‘lord of the rings’.

                                  • Amy Anderson
                                    Amy Anderson  3 weeks back

                                    I’ve always thought Allen Leech looks a lot like Emilio Estevez from back in the Brat Pack Days.

                                    • Claire B
                                      Claire B  3 weeks back

                                      I can definitely see the resemblance

                                  • Caffeinated Nation
                                    Caffeinated Nation  3 weeks back

                                    Everyone talking about them having the same facial expressions and I'm over here like...they have the same accents!! 😂

                                    • hollywoodshopaholic
                                      hollywoodshopaholic  3 weeks back

                                      He looks incredibly youthful for 38. Really cute guy

                                      • Regina Deer
                                        Regina Deer  3 weeks back

                                        Both cute anyway !😊

                                        • BrightBlue
                                          BrightBlue  3 weeks back

                                          Is it just me or does he look uncomfortable with Terrence Howard's arm being there the entire time?

                                          • Kuchi Kopi
                                            Kuchi Kopi  2 weeks back

                                            Don't think he noticed, I mean that's how Alan seems to sit in every interview.

                                        • Erin Benny
                                          Erin Benny  3 weeks back

                                          Just watched the movie and it was all I could think about 😂

                                          • R S
                                            R S  3 weeks back

                                            KIDNAP ONE DIRECTION JAMES PLEASEEEE

                                          • Veera Anand
                                            Veera Anand  3 weeks back

                                            He speaks like Niall too 😂😂

                                            • nessagirl1911
                                              nessagirl1911  3 weeks back

                                              I always wondered why Niall looked so familiar to me. I'm a huge fan of Downton and of Allen, but I never made that connection. Back when One Direction came out and you saw their faces everywhere I kept thinking "You've seen that face before, but where?"

                                              • Amisha Sandhu
                                                Amisha Sandhu  3 weeks back

                                                I'm here for Nialler

                                                • Angeline Karunya Suresh

                                                  Difference⚠: Niall is more Cuter..🆗✔

                                                  • Arcelia Bergan
                                                    Arcelia Bergan  3 weeks back

                                                    Guys someone make a meme of 0:49

                                                    • LookingToChangeTheWorld

                                                      I have thought they looked similar FOR YEARS

                                                      • Darlene Smith
                                                        Darlene Smith  3 weeks back

                                                        I love Allen and his great humour.

                                                        • Trizsa
                                                          Trizsa  3 weeks back

                                                          THAT IS RIGHT SCREAM FOR NIALLLLLLLERRR

                                                          • cookiesncream789
                                                            cookiesncream789  3 weeks back

                                                            Wrong Direction 😂😂😂😂😂

                                                            • Bachelor Kwatch
                                                              Bachelor Kwatch  3 weeks back

                                                              Very agree because same irish people born monday and rooster year

                                                              • J Vernon
                                                                J Vernon  3 weeks back

                                                                Looks absolutely nothing like Niall. NIALL is very good looking, this guy not. Strange how people are so easily persuaded that someone can look almost identical to another. I feel insulted on Niall's behalf, and shame on James Borden for even mentioning such a stupid thing.

                                                                • Serenity113
                                                                  Serenity113  3 weeks back

                                                                  J Vernon calm down 🙄🙄its not a big deal.

                                                              • jarednil69
                                                                jarednil69  3 weeks back

                                                                I don't see the resemblance.

                                                                • kay directioner
                                                                  kay directioner  3 weeks back

                                                                  "Naill horan from one direction " omg😍😍

                                                                  • Kelly Zinman
                                                                    Kelly Zinman  3 weeks back

                                                                    When I was watching the movie all the scenes with Allen i thought of Niall. Love them both

                                                                    • D P
                                                                      D P  3 weeks back

                                                                      So much talent in one video

                                                                      • Michael Ruben
                                                                        Michael Ruben  3 weeks back

                                                                        is he Terrence Howard from iron man 1 (2008) ?

                                                                      • Skylar Black Audios
                                                                        Skylar Black Audios  3 weeks back

                                                                        Uhhhh.... new crush 😍😍😍

                                                                        • Fantine Daae
                                                                          Fantine Daae  3 weeks back

                                                                          allen is already in a boy band called male friends. it’s other members include joseph mazzello, gwilym lee and ben hardy.

                                                                          • Parker Doenges
                                                                            Parker Doenges  3 weeks back

                                                                            Do a Andy Grammer carpool kareoke

                                                                            • Caprice N
                                                                              Caprice N  3 weeks back

                                                                              Who else knows Allen from borhap?

                                                                              • Eimear Cullen
                                                                                Eimear Cullen  3 weeks back

                                                                                TOM BRANSON💗

                                                                                • missisfreddiemercury
                                                                                  missisfreddiemercury  3 weeks back

                                                                                  I love Allen :) he is awesome on Downton Abbey and also on Bohemian Rhapsody

                                                                                  • Natalie Zayas-Bazan
                                                                                    Natalie Zayas-Bazan  3 weeks back

                                                                                    Imitation game? No one? Any one? Just me? Mkay. (I met him and told
                                                                                    Him I didn’t understand that movie and he goes ‘me either’. 😂)

                                                                                  • Antonia Rich
                                                                                    Antonia Rich  3 weeks back

                                                                                    Yeah. Everyone hated him as Prenter. That's acting scills!

                                                                                • Judith Goetsch
                                                                                  Judith Goetsch  3 weeks back

                                                                                  I think he looks more like Jonathan Groff