LISTEN: Ellie Goulding Convinces McBusted Boyfriend Dougie That Johnny Depp Wants To Jam With Them As Part Of Radio 1 Prank 7 years ago

LISTEN: Ellie Goulding Convinces McBusted Boyfriend Dougie That Johnny Depp Wants To Jam With Them As Part Of Radio 1 Prank

We love to play the odd practical joke on our other halves but when you're Ellie Goulding and you do it on a national radio station, that's taking things to a whole new level.

The Burn singer has been dating Dougie Poynter of McBusted fame since the beginning of the year and the pair have been notoriously private about their relationship.

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However, during an appearance on Radio 1's Breakfast Show With Nick Grimshaw, Ellie decided to give her beau a call as part of the Call or Delete segment of the show.

Knowing that Poynter is a big fan of Johnny Depp, she and Grimshaw played a prank on the 26-year-old by pretending that she had met the Pirates Of The Carribean actor at the Radio 1 studios and he wanted to jam with McBusted.

Poor Dougie fell hook, line and sinker... here's how it all played out.