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You can see the full 1D Ellen interview and performances when the show airs on Thursday, November 15.
Of course, conversation with One Direction always turns to dating and tattoos, doesn't it?
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The guys were very cute about Ellen's dating questions though, with Niall saying, "I like someone that's cute. Someone I can have a laugh with. And I also like people that are American. And you all qualify..."
Liam added, "I look for a girl who's in this audience."
All those Directioners' hearts must have been exploding!
Harry wants to date someone like Ellen!
Harry was asked about his new tattoo of two birds on his chest, which he explained, "Yeah, two little birdies... I just like them. I think they're kind of like sailory ... about like traveling. Birds fly..."
One Direction performed "What Makes You Beautiful," "One Thing," "Live While We're Young" and "Little Things."
Niall tweeted after their Ellen show taping: "What an amazing day at @theellenshow ! So much fun! I love ellen."
Ellen was equally excited, tweeting: "That was incredible! I can't wait for you to see it on Thursday. Thanks for a great show! #1DonEllen."
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