Biography

'N Sync bass singer Lance Bass may be known to hordes of adoring teenage female fans for his crooning in one of the most phenomenally successful boy bands of the 1990s, though the singer also launched an acting career in the new millennium with roles in Longshot (2000) and the romantic comedy On the Line (both alongside fellow 'N Syncer Joey Fatone) the following year. Born May 4, 1979, in Laurel, MS, the playful and optimistic blond singer also turned up as the host of MTV's Who Knows the Band game show in 2001. Always keeping busy, the young singer also founded a music production company (Free Lance Entertainment Group Inc.) and a film production company (A Happy Place) in addition to his hosting and singing duties. Bass launched a successful voice-over career, voicing a character in the popular Kingdom Hearts video game series and working on several television series, including Handy Manny. He competed on Dancing with the Stars in 2008, coming in third place Bass also continued his producing work, producing the documentary Kidnapped for Christ in 2014. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi