|Dougie Poynter Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 8½ in|
|Date of Birth||November 30, 1987|
Dougie Poynter is an English musician, singer, songwriter, fashion model, aspiring clothing designer, children’s author, and actor who is known as the bassist of the pop-rock band McFly. McFly has released albums and songs like Motion in the Ocean, Above the Noise, Young Dumb Thrills, Room on the 3rd Floor, Wonderland, Sorry’s Not Good Enough, One for the Radio, Radio:Active, Obviously, The Lost Songs, Love Is Easy, Don’t Stop Me Now, 5 Colours in Her Hair, and I’ll Be OK. Moreover, Dougie Poynter won I’m a Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here! in 2011.
Dougie Lee Poynter
Doug, Pugsley, Hoodrat, Butty, Captain Doug Wash
Orsett, Essex, England, United Kingdom
London, England, United Kingdom
When he was aged 11 to 15, he went to Gable Hall Performing Arts School in Corringham.
Singer, songwriter, musician, author, fashion model, aspiring clothing designer, actor
- Father – Gary L. Poynter
- Mother – Samantha J. (Smith)
- Siblings – Jazzie Poynter
- Others – Paul (Stepfather), Ronald W. Poynter (Paternal Grandfather), Doreen L. Higgs (Paternal Grandmother), Douglas Reginald Smith (Maternal Grandfather), Sandra E. Hadley (Maternal Grandmother), Josh Franceschi (Relative) (Singer, Songwriter, Lead singer of English rock band called You Me at Six)
Dougie Poynter has been signed to –
- Storm Model Management
- Independent Talent Group Ltd., Talent Agency, London, England, United Kingdom
Pop rock, pop-punk
Vocals, bass guitar, guitar
Super Records, Island Records
His net worth had been $3 Million according to CelebrityNetWorth.com.
5 ft 8½ in or 174 cm
72 kg or 159 pounds
Girlfriend / Spouse
Dougie Poynter has dated –
- Hannah Tointon (2004-2006) – For about three months, Dougie and fellow actor Hannah Tointon were an item from March 2014 to June 2014.
- Keeley Locke (2006) – Poynter, then started dating American actor Keeley Locke in October 2005. They dated until January 2006.
- Louise Watson (2007-2008) – He met painter Louise Watson at Tom and Giovanna’s Halloween party and they started dating in October 2007. He even took her to his mother’s wedding. The couple kept on dating for 9 months, before calling it quits in July 2008.
- Frankie Bridge (2008-2010) – In 2008, Dougie met singer Francesca “Frankie” Bridge in the G.A.Y Nightclub in London. He used to fancy her, way before they actually started dating in September 2008. The duo separated in March 2010 after dating for one and a half years. The couple reconciled in April 2010 but again split in November 2010. He also went to depression due to all this and spent some time in rehab to recover from the gloominess of the relationship ending.
- Immy Waterhouse – Dougie was rumored to be dating English actor and model Immy Waterhouse in the past.
- Stacey McClean (2011) – In 2011, he was RUMORed to have had a fling with the singer, Stacey McClean.
- Lara Carew Jones (2011-2013) – In late 2011, Dougie dated an artist Lara Carew Jones.
- Chloe Lloyd (2012) – In April 2012, Dougie was RUMORed to have had a fling with British model Chloe Lloyd. They met during the photoshoot of the clothing line “Saint Kidd,” which was launched by Dougie himself in 2011. All the news of dating was denied by both of them. They are just good friends.
- Ellie Goulding (2013-2016) – In December 2013, he started dating the singer, Ellie Goulding. They dated until February 2016 and called it quits, thereafter.
- Emily Atack (2014) – It was RUMORed that he had an affair with actor, comedian, impressionist, and television personality Emily Atack in the year 2014.
- Kara Rose Marshall (2016) – In May 2016, he was rumored to have hooked up with the model, Kara Rose Marshall.
- Lucie Donlan (2018) – He had a fling with reality television personality Lucie Donlan in 2018.
- Maddy Elmer (2019-Present) – In 2019, he started dating Maddy Elmer.
Race / Ethnicity
Dougie Poynter is of English, Scottish, and Welsh descent.
- Bleach blonde hair
- Bluish grey eyes
- Colored tattoo on his right chest and arm
His shoe size is speculated to be 10 (US).
Best Known For
Being the one-quarter of the pop-rock band McFly. He provides backing vocals and is the bass guitarist for the band. He even serves as the bass guitarist of the supergroup (6-member band) McBusted.
With the pop-rock band, McFly, Dougie released his debut album Room on the 3rd Floor on July 5, 2004, via Island Records in the United Kingdom.
The album received positive reviews and reached #1 in UK Albums Chart and was certified as 2x Platinum.
The standard edition of the album consists of 12 singles, making it about 44 minutes long.
He works out and focuses on his health. He has been pictured exercising with Ellie Goulding and other friends.
Dougie Poynter Favorite Things
- Band – Blink 182
- Idol – Tom Delonge
Source – IMDb
Dougie Poynter Facts
- Dougie’s professional career started in 2003.
- As of late 2015, Dougie is the youngest member of the pop-rock band, McFly.
- In 2011, he won the reality television show I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here!
- He is the bass guitarist and vocalist of the pop-rock band, McFly, which was formed in 2003.
- McFly is the creator of the record label Super Records.
- McFly has also teamed with the band Busted to form a supergroup called McBusted, which consists of 6 members.
- His first band was called Ataiz. He joined a pop-rock band, McFly at the age of 15.
- When he was three, he was able to speak Greek fluently.
- With him, he has two pet dogs, Fraser and Maggie, 2 lizards, Zukie and Jerry, and 1 frog, named, Ned.
- If Dougie weren’t a singer, he would have been a herpetologist and would be studying reptiles.
- As he shows interest in pirates, he was nicknamed Captain Doug Wash during a web chat by a fan.
- The singer would never do a duet with Ellie Goulding as he doesn’t want to destroy her career. The explanation he gave was obviously a joke.
- In 2011, he launched his own clothing line called Saint Kidd.
- With McFly’s bandmate, Tom Fletcher, he has also written children’s books.