Harry Styles is making a sitcom about his life in One Direction

Ben Winston

Ben Winston

Harry Styles has been named as an executive producer on the new sitcom Happy Together on CBS.

Well if listening to his handsome voice isn't enough for you then get ready to watch his life play out on a sitcom.

The plot of the sitcom is loosely based on the period of time when Harry moved in with his friend and mentor Ben Winston for over a year following his rise to fame on X Factor.

The show will be called Happy Together and will star Damon Wayans Jr. and Amber Stevens West, who play a couple living in London who a young artist while he figures out his next path.

In an interview with Rolling Stone magazine a year ago, Winston, who is an executive producer on The Late Late Show with James Corden and directed a number of One Direction music videos, told how Styles originally said he would be moving into his home for two weeks because a house he liked nearby needed work.

He agreed to live with Ben and his wife Meredith for just a few weeks - but the arrangement ended up lasting for 20 months.

Harry Styles will join Winston as co-Executive Producer.

The One Direction turned solo star's new role was confirmed by CBS scheduling chief Kelly Kahl at a conference, reports the Washington Post - and is reportedly based on Styles" past "real life living situation'. Even when we went out for a meal, it's such a sweet family neighbourhood, no one dreamed it was actually him. "And when he moved out, we were gutted".

Winston is an executive producer on the Late Late Show With James Corden and will have the same role on Happy Together, CBS said.

It's not the first time Harry has ventured out of the world of music, as the actor also appeared in the film Dunkirk.

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