Joey Fatone is known as an American singer, actor, and television personality. He is most famous for being a member of the boyband NSYNC.
Joseph Anthony Fatone Jr. was born on January 28, 1977 in Brooklyn, New York. He was born to an Italian-American family and brought up in Bensonhurst. He was born to Phyllis and Joseph Anthony Fatone Sr., an actor, and musician. He has two more seasoned kin, Janine and Steven. His family moved to Orlando, Florida when he was 13 years of age. He attended and graduated from Dr. Phillips High School there. Fatone sang the "Star-Spangled Banner" before an Orlando Magic game with "The Big Guys," a group he was in during high school, which at that point featured Puerto Rican singer Luis Fonsi,
After Joey become a close acquaintance with a kindred Universal Studios performer, Chris Kirkpatrick, who was singing in a doo-wop bunch in the mid year of 1995, he at that point turned into the fourth member of NSYNC, alongside Justin Timberlake and JC Chasez. They then added Lance Bass who is currently his great companion was added to the gathering that would become NSYNC.
Fatone co-featured with *NSYNC bandmate Lance Bass in the Miramax film On the Line in 2001. Fatone guest-featured with NSYNC on a 2001 episode of The Simpsons episode New Kids on the Blecch, and he additionally voiced work with Bass on the same episodes of Disney's Kim Possible and afterward Adult Swim's Robot Chicken.
He co-featured in the 2002 dramatic comedy movie My Big Fat Greek Wedding as Toula's cousin Angelo additionally appeared in the show My Big Fat Greek Life, and afterward repeated the role again in the 2016 spin-off My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2. Fatone acted in the widely praised film The Cooler.
He hosted NBC's The Singing Bee but the show did not last long. t was then declared on August 21, 2007, that Joey, alongside Lisa Rinna, would supplant Joan Rivers and Melissa Rivers as hosts of TV Guide's honorary pre-shows for the 2007–2008 season. Joey's hosting obligations with TV Guide proceeded for the 2008–2009 season.
Joey was asked to play a character known as Rabbit on a new show called the Masked Singer in 2019. In October 2019, the devoted fans of the Masked Singer were disappointed when one of the judges, Jenny McCarthy stated on Twitter that the show was going on a short break.
Joey married his sweetheart of 10 years, Kelly Baldwin on September 9, 2004. The wedding function occurred in Oheka Castle on Long Island, New York, and was attended by the entirety of Fatone's bandmates. In 2013, it was guessed that the two had parted, a few sources affirmed the bits of gossip to be invalid. Fatone affirmed in June 2019 that they have gone their different ways subsequent to petitioning for legal separation after almost 15 years of marriage.
Joey and his significant other have two little girls, Briahna, born March 21, 2001, and Kloey Alexandria, born January 11, 2010.
Last Modified: Oct 13, 2021