One Direction's Liam Payne Neither Confirms Nor Denies That He Is Batman

15/01/2014 16:12 GMT | Updated 23/01/2014 23:56 GMT

One Direction singer Liam Payne is neither confirming nor denying that he is Batman following his daredevil feat of standing on a balcony ledge 34 floors up a building.

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Is it a bird? Is It a plane? Is it the wrong reference? Payne on the balcony

Possibly realising his mistake at revealing his superhero powers in public, Payne tweeted:

Despite Payne's air of mystery, however, photographs have surfaced that appear to prove his identity as the caped crusader:

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The mask slips: Bruce Payne

As a result, thousands of girls have now gathered outside Payne's house with placards asking him to save Gotham City - causing him to plead on Twitter:

And ask fans to allow him to return to his quiet life as a singer in the world's biggest boyband:


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Liam (centre) with his One Direction bandmates The Penguin, The Joker, Robin and Bane

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