Liam Payne from One Direction and Cheryl Cole are making babies! Tomorrow’s cover page for the Daily Mirror sports Cole, 33, dressed in a long black gown and a beautiful baby bump! One Direction fans are freaking out now that rumours are confirmed. Cheryl first met Liam Payne when he was 14, and auditioned for the X-Factor. She was a judge. Liam auditioned again in 2010 at 16, then becoming part of the huge boy band One Direction. Liam is 23 years old, and along with Cheryl will becoming a first time parent. Congrats to the happy couple!