Nickelodeon bosses to give One Direction their own show?

Not content with pursuing their record breaking music career, it seems that One Direction could soon become TV stars in their own right too.

Niall Horan, Zayn Malik, Liam Payne, Harry Styles and Louis Tomlinson recently traveled to America, to record a guest appearance on Nickelodeon show iCarly, alongside Miranda Cosgrove.

Insiders are now reporting that network bosses were so impressed not just by their performance, but also by the reaction the boys got by their thousands of American fans, that they are keen to sign them for their own series.

The X Factor group sang their debut single ‘What makes You Beautiful’ for the special one off episode and the storyline was that harry Styles fell for Carly, while appearing on her web show and then pretended to be ill so he could get some extra attention from the brunette beauty.

(WATCH MIRANDA’S LATEST iCARLY INTERVIEW ON THE TONIGHT SHOW HERE – DOES SHE FANCY HARRY STYLES IN REAL LIFE TOO?)

A source told Now magazine that industry bigwigs were impressed with the singers’ acting and also the hype that surrounded them and explained:

“Simon [Cowell] has vowed to launch them on the US X Factor, while Nickelodeon are in talks to give them their own show.”

No doubt, One Direction will be holding further talks about the opportunity, when they return to America this month, to start their first ever US tour (check out the dates and venues here).

However Liam, Niall, Zayn and Louis may need to be careful, because it is looking more and more likely that the bosses behind the band may get their wish, after it was reported recently that they want Harry Styles to take over as front man.

Watch One Direction performing on Dancing On Ice below and tell us, would you tune in if they got their own show? Leave your comments below…

Lisa McGarry

Lisa has been watching reality TV for too long now. She won't do any housework unless 'Big Brother' announces it over the tannoy and everything she does has to be put to a public vote!