TikTok’s favorite trainpotter Francis Bourgeois said he was “so excited” to sign with international talent agency YMU Group.
The star, real name Luke Nicolson, quickly became a celebrity on the video-sharing app documenting his adoration for trains and the wholesome adventures they take him on, amassing two million followers on the platform. .
His rise to TikTok fame even saw the young trainpotter collaborate with former Arsenal striker and football hero Thierry Henry, who made an appearance in one of Mr Bourgeois’ videos.
Its content has now racked up nearly 34 million likes on TikTok and Mr. Bourgeois said he was delighted to have gained global representation with YMU’s Books Division.
âI am so excited to join YMU. Everyone I have met at YMU has been smiling, warm and welcoming, âhe said.
âI’m really looking forward to exploring new tracks while continuing my train spotting videos with the goal of uplifting the world of trains and engineering, as well as spreading happiness and joy in general. “
The transportation expert has worked with branded partners like Asos and Puma, capturing the hearts of TikTok users with his boundless excitement and comedic front camera, which shows distorted images of his head as his trains pass by. favorite.
The Managing Director of YMU’s Books Division called Mr. Bourgeois âjoy personifiedâ.
âFrancis is joy personified. Its content is original, refreshing and uniqueâ¦ everyone needs more of Francis Bourgeois in their life, âsaid Amanda Harris.
The agent who signed TikTok star Millie Lean described its content as “a ray of sunshine.”
âI am delighted to welcome Francis Bourgeois to the YMU. He quickly established his innovative digital content like a ray of sunshine on social media, where he spreads pure, unadulterated joy through his love of trains, âMs. Lean said.
âWe look forward to working with him on projects in new and exciting areas. “