Dougie Lee Poynter (born 30 November 1987) is an English singer, musician, songwriter and the bassist and youngest member of pop rock band McFly. He also won the eleventh series of I'm a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here! in 2011, beating The Only Way Is Essex personality Mark Wright. His band McFly has now joined with Busted to form a new band 'McBusted'.

Relationship with Ellie GouldingEdit

In February 2014, it was firstly confirmed that Dougie is in a relationship with Ellie Goulding.[1] Ever since their public announcement, Dougie has gone with Ellie to many events such as the 2014 GQ Awards and have shared Instagram pictures of each other.

In 2015, Ellie and Dougie had discussed having children and the pair both openly announced that they could be marrying anytime soon. However, as announced in March, 2016, Ellie announced her break-up with Dougie. She stated that having a break would have be a good thing for her and her head. The breakup was caused by different, busy and difficult work schedules and the fact that Dougie has the desire to become related to America by becoming an actor. [2]

After the breakup, Ellie has stated that Dougie and herself are still one of her best friends and he feels the same. Ellie Goulding is currently having a break from her music career apart from her Delirium World Tour.

Work with Ellie GouldingEdit

Dougie stated in August, 2015: "No I wouldn't want to destroy her career. You've never heard me sing solo." confirming that he would not be collaborating with Ellie. [3]