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Liam Payne has revealed he has penned a short film about his experience of visiting alcoholics anonymous with Russell Brand.
The 27-year-old One Direction star accompanied 46-year-old comedian Russell to a meeting where he was impressed by the unifying nature of the self-help group.
Liam detailed how he was found in a room surrounded by regular people – as well as his superstar friend – and sat as everyone shared their experiences.
He claims he has written a short comedy script about his experience which he hopes to bring to life on screen – and says that a character is based on himself.
Liam Payne says he has written a comedy after attending an Alcoholics Anonymous meeting
He told the Diary Of A CEO Podcast: “There was everyone from prison guards to ex-soldiers to postmen to bin men, me and Russell.
"It was the weirdest room . . . We’re in some old community church room and he’s taking the chair and doing stand-up.”
He continued: “I am not going to give the script away . . . and I’ve not spoken to Russ about it yet. But I am one of the characters.”
Liam said he attended a meeting with comedian Russell Brand
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He added: “I’m excited about the film. I showed it to one of my friends and she laughed a lot.”
Earlier this month Liam shared a story where he was left with a huge drinks bill following a night out.
Speaking to fans on Instagram he said: “I learned to make cocktails for the crew and at the end of the night was DJing and someone gave me the 30 grand bill.
Liam recounted being stiffed with a £30k drinks bill earlier this month
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“I was like, ‘I’m not paying for drinks that I was making for other people’. Didn’t get any tips from the team.”
He explained he tried to escape the bill, before further disaster struck.
He said: “I put it on someone else’s room. Then I jumped in the pool, forgetting I had expensive shoes on.”