In the fall, One Direction‘s Harry Styles reportedly was involved in a tryst with American flight attendant Megan Smith while he traveled between Europe and the US “between June and October,” reported The Sun. Smith was one of the private air hostesses hired for the band’s “On The Road Again” tour in 2015. Once One Direction split up in January, reported US Weekly. Although Styles has been involved in a slew of flings, his relationship with Smith reportedly “got really serious,” stated the site.
Here’s what you need to know about Smith:
1. Smith Met Styles After She Toured With One Direction on Their Private Jet
Smith met Styles while on tour for One Direction’s “On The Road Again” tour. The two traveled back and forth between Europe and the US from June and October of 2015. They kept their romance on the down-low in its early-going. A source of The Sun confirmed that the two met on the private jet.
“Harry and Megan first met on the plane when she was hired as one of One Direction’s private air hostesses.”
According to Mirror on April 4, Smith acknowledged that she toured with One Direction on her Instagram.
“I toured with the boys for three months. They were the absolute best.”
2. Smith Is a American Flight Attendant
Aside from teaching Yoga, Smith is an American Airlines hostess, reported Daily Mail. In the photo above, she could be seen — in the main photo — wearing her flight attendant attire, consisting of a lilac neckerchief and a navy crew neck top. Smith’s mane — side-parted — was in a side ponytail.
Interesting to note: American Airlines is the largest airline by revenue and fleet size and the second biggest by destinations it flies to.
3. Styles Reportedly Supported Smith During Some ‘Tough Times’
Smith’s friend told The Sun that Styles — as busy as he was — was there for Smith during some difficult times in her life.
“He supported Megan through some tough times in her life and started referring to her as his girlfriend.”
Although Smith has deep feelings for Styles, her friend added that she never pried into any of the musician’s romantic endeavors outside their relationship. However, Smith apparently felt that Styles was in love with her too.
“Megan never asked him about other women because she accepted he was a rock star but she was madly in love and believed Harry felt the same.”
4. Styles Reportedly Dumped Smith When Fans Threatened to Leak Romance Details
Although Styles acted as Smith’s rock, he reportedly broke things off when the romance was about to go public, reported Daily Mail. The site reported that it “ended after a steamy picture sent to the star begin to circulate on the Internet, prompting him to believe their tryst would be discovered.”
An insider of The Sun, stated Harry knew the timing was right to end things once himself and Smith’s relationship was transitioning from private to public:
“Harry started hearing there was a chance the relationship would go public and he decided it was the right time to end things.”
5. Styles Moved On to Kendall Jenner After the Romance’s End
After Styles ended the relationship with Smith, The Sun reported that he became cozy again with ex-girlfriend Kendall Jenner. In January, Styles was seen kissing Jenner on a yacht in St. Barts. Although the two haven’t confirmed they were dating, they were seen together on multiple locations since 2013.
That same year, Piers Morgan queried Styles on whether he was dating Jenner.
“I mean, we went out for dinner, but no. I guess.”