Best known as the father of One Direction superstar Louis Tomlinson.
Louis is not his biological son, rather he is the man who raised him in place of Louis's biological father Troy Austin.
Since his son's rise to fame, he has garnered more than 330,000 Twitter followers and over 30,000 Instagram followers.
He married Johannah Poulston and took in Louis from her previous relationship. The couple later divorced. He has frequently posted about the rest of the Tomlinson brood, which include Felicite, Lottie, Phoebe and Daisy.
He has been seen with other members of One Direction, including Harry Styles.