Joey Fatone Biography
Joey Fatone who was born as Joseph Anthony Fatone Jr is an American singer, dancer, television personality, and actor. He gained public recognition as a member of NSYNC, a boyband in which he sang baritone.
Fatone came in the second position on the ABC reality show Dancing with the Stars. He served as the host of The Singing Bee’s U.S. and Australian versions that aired on NBC in the United States.
From 2010 to 2015, Joey was the announcer for the game show Family Feud. He has hosted on Food Network’s Rewrapped, Live Well Network’s My Family Recipe Rocks, and The Price Is Right Live! at Bally’s Las Vegas. He worked as a performer at Universal Studios in Orlando after high school. Fatone played “Wolfie” in Beetlejuice’s Rock and Roll Graveyard Revue.
Joey Fatone Age
Joseph Anthony Fatone Jr. was born on January 28, 1977, in Brooklyn, New York City. He celebrates his birthday on 28th January every year. Joey is 43 years old as of 2020.
Joey Fatone Family
Early Life, Parents, and Siblings
He was born to an Italian-American family and raised in Bensonhurst. He was born to Phyllis and Joseph Anthony Fatone Sr., an actor, and musician, and has two older siblings, Janine and Steven.
His family moved to Orlando, Florida when he was 13 years old. 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 then featured Puerto Rican singer Luis Fonsi, and also performed in many plays and musicals.
Joey Fatone Wife | Married | Girlfriend
Joey married his on-and-off girlfriend of 10 years, Kelly Baldwin on September 9, 2004. The wedding ceremony took place in Oheka Castle on Long Island, New York, and was attended by all of Fatone’s bandmates.
Joey Fatone Kids
Fatone and his wife have two daughters: Briahna, born March 21, 2001, and Kloey Alexandria, born January 11, 2010.
Joey Fatone Daughter
In 2017, Joey Fatone opened up about raising his younger daughter with autism. The former boy-bander and daughter Kloey competed side-by-side in June 2017 on USA’s “Big Star Little Star,” and they did it all for a good cause — the advocacy, awareness and outreach organization Autism Speaks.
Joey explained that Kloey has high-functioning autism (HFA). He has shared that Kloey has taught Fatone and his wife, Kelly, to stay flexible.
“It has tested us a lot,” he said. “She’s on the spectrum of autism and there are all different types, so everyone handles their child differently, but we handle it as we go, like most parents. The things that I was able to simply explain or express to Briahna when she was young, I have to kind of take a different approach with Kloey, for her to understand.”
Joey Fatone Divorce
In 2013, it was speculated that the two had split, some sources confirmed the rumors to be invalid. In 2015 it was announced that the couple had separated. Fatone confirmed in June 2019 that they have gone their separate ways after filing for divorce after nearly 15 years of marriage.
Joey Fatone Facts and Body Measurements
Here are some interesting facts you don’t want to miss about Fatone
- Full Name: Joseph Anthony Fatone Jr.
- Age/ How Old?: 43 years old as of 2020.
- Date of Birth: January 28, 1977
- Place of Birth: Brooklyn, New York City
- Education:Dr. Phillips High School
- Birthday: January 28
- Nationality: American
- Father’s Name: Joseph Anthony Fatone Sr.
- Mother’s Name: Phyllis
- Siblings: Janine and Steven
- Married?: Divorced
- Children/ Kids: Briahna and Kloey Alexandria are his daughters
- Profession: singer, dancer, television personality, and actor
- Net worth: $14 million
Joey Fatone Body Measurements
- Height: 6 ft (183 cm)
- Weight: 192 lbs (87 kg)
- Shoe Size: Not Available
- Body Shape: Not Available
- Hair Colour: Dark Brown
Joey Fatone Net Worth
The Masked Singer star has an estimated net worth of $14 million.
Joey Fatone The Masked Singer
Fatone appeared as the Rabbit in the singing competition show The Masked Singer.
Joey Fatone NSYNC
After Joey befriending a fellow Universal Studios stage performer, Chris Kirkpatrick, who was singing in a doo-wop group in the summer of 1995, he then became the fourth member of NSYNC, along with Justin Timberlake and JC Chasez. Then Lance Bass who is now his good friend was added to the group that would become NSYNC.
Fatone co-starred with *NSYNC bandmate Lance Bass in the Miramax film On the Line in 2001. Fatone guest-starred with NSYNC on a 2001 episode of The Simpsons episode New Kids on the Blecch, and he also did voice work with Bass on the same episodes of Disney’s Kim Possible and then Adult Swim’s Robot Chicken.
He co-starred in the 2002 dramatic comedy motion picture My Big Fat Greek Wedding as Toula’s cousin Angelo also appeared in the show My Big Fat Greek Life, and then reprised the role again in the 2016 sequel My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2. Fatone acted in the critically acclaimed movie The Cooler. He has also had minor roles in both the experimental film Red Riding Hood and Homie Spumoni, the latter alongside Jamie-Lynn Sigler. He has also been on Broadway, performing leads in Rent and in a revival of Little Shop Of Horrors.
Fatone hosted NBC’s The Singing Bee as well as the Australian version of the show on Nine Network. It was then announced on August 21, 2007, that Joey, along with Lisa Rinna, would take over from Joan Rivers and Melissa Rivers as hosts of TV Guide’s red carpet pre-shows for the 2007–2008 season. Joey’s hosting duties with TV Guide continued for the 2008–2009 season.
Joey Fatone Podcast
On his Two Cups Of Joe podcast, Joey is joined by his manager and friend of 25 years, Joe Mulvihill. Thee duo discusses everything including parenting and also raising a family to television, film, music, and sports with some of their famous friends.
Joey Fatone Restaurant
He was also in an episode of Hannah Montana as a restaurant owner named Joey Vitolo, who used to be a baseball player and now forces Hannah to sing in order to get a replacement signed the ball for her brother. Joey was also the “ringmaster” for the NBC celebrity reality series Celebrity Circus (which was based on the Australian version).
Fatone participated in the taping of the 2007 Walt Disney World Christmas Day Parade inside the Magic Kingdom at Disney World in Orlando, Florida on November 30, 2007.
He starred as a baseball player in an episode of Imagination Movers on the Disney Channel on May 22, 2010. Joey played Franz Liebkind, the comedic Nazi soldier, in the musical “The Producers” at the Pittsburgh Benedum Center from July 6-18, 2010. Fatone has also appeared as a voice actor in several episodes of Robot Chicken, where he stars as himself in a kung fu skit called “Enter the Fat One” and also in the show’s Star Wars episode.
Joey Fatone Family Feud
He became the announcer with Steve Harvey as the host in the twelfth season of Family Feud in 2010. Joey started hosting the Live Well Network series My Family Recipe Rocks in 2011. In the same year, Fatone was in a horror film called “Inkubus.”
Fatone was one of eight celebrities participating in the Food Network reality series Rachael vs. Guy: Celebrity Cook-Off in January 2012. In 6 weeks Fatone was eliminated, but he then won $5,000 for his charity, The Fatone Family Foundation. He has also hosted the Las Vegas show The Price Is Right to Live! at Bally’s Las Vegas, being a celebrity guest host.
Joey has made a special guest appearance in Adult Swim’s The Eric Andre Show. He can be seen regularly on stage singing with Steel Panther at West Hollywood House of Blues. Fatone also played Bert in the Pittsburgh CLO production of 42nd Street from May to June 2013. He began hosting the Food Network cooking competition Rewrapped in April 2014, where chefs must try to recreate classic snack foods, then now create new dishes using said snack food.
He hosted the family reality series Parents Just Don’t Understand, seen on the Hub Network, which was later rebranded as Discovery Family in August 2014. Joey made a couple of appearances as himself in The Jack and Triumph Show in 2015. In 2016, Joey appeared in the Progressive commercial “The Dizzcounts”. He performed the voice of Carl in the animated feature film “Izzie’s Way Home” in 2016.
Joey Fatone Impractical Jokers
Fatone made a guest appearance on the hidden camera show Impractical Jokers in February 2014, standing in for one of the show’s stars, Brian Quinn, during a challenge. Joey made another appearance on Impractical Jokers for the Nitro Circus Spectacular episode in November 2016.
Joey Fatone Dancing With The Stars | DWTS
The ABC television network announced on February 1, 2007, that Fatone would participate in season 4 of the American version of Dancing with the Stars, which debuted March 19, 2007. Fatone ended up placing second, losing the mirror ball to Apolo Anton Ohno and also Julianne Hough.
Joey competed with professional partner Kym Johnson. He participated in the 15th season of Dancing with the Stars for a second chance to win a mirror ball trophy, again dancing with Kym Johnson. The duo was the second couple eliminated. Fatone later returned in season 27 during Trio Week as a trio partner to John Schneider and Emma Slater.
Joey Fatone Hot Dog
Fatone opened up his own hot dog stand, Fat One’s Hot Dogs & Italian Ice, at a mall in Orlando, Florida in 2017. Fat One’s quickly gained popularity, appearing on live television on Impractical Jokers in the episode Crickets. The stand in the mall shut down, and Fat One’s became a food truck instead of in late 2017.
Joey Fatone House
Fatone’s former Windermere-area house was listed for $5.5 million in April 2018. The former NSYNC member sold his 4-acre lakefront estate for $3.3 million to certain executives who had a Los Angeles-based educational management company.
Joey Fatone Movies and TV Shows
- 2000 Longshot
- 2001 On The Line
- 2002 My Big Fat Greek Wedding
- 2002 Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones
- 2003 The Cooler
- 2006 Homie Spumoni
- 2016 My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2
- 2016 Dead 7
- 2016 Izzie’s Way Home
- 2003 My Big Fat Greek Life
- 2006 Shorty McShorts’ Shorts
- 2008 Hannah Montana
- 2010-2015 Family Feud
- 2014, 2016, 2017 Impractical Jokers
- 2017 Celebrity Family Feud
- 2017–present Impractical Jokers: After Party
- 2019 The Masked Singer
- 2019-present Common Knowledge
Frequently Asked Questions About Joey Fatone
Who is Joey Fatone?
Fatone is one of America’s best known and best-loved television personalities and actors.
How old is Joey Fatone?
Fatone is 42 years old as of 2019. He was born in 1977.
How tall is Joey Fatone?
Fatone stands at a height of 6 feet.
Is Joey Fatone married?
Fatone was previously married to Kelly Baldwin. The couple finalized their divorce in June 2019.
How much is Joey Fatone worth?
Fatone is an accomplished actor, television personality, and singer with an estimated net worth of $4 million.
How much does Joey Fatone make?
Fatone’s annual salary is not yet revealed.
Where does Joey Fatone live?
Fatone lives in Orlando, Florida.
Is Joey Fatone dead or alive?
Fatone is still alive and in good health.
Where is Joey Fatone now?
Fatone is still active in his acting career and also makes appearances on reality television. As of 2019, she appears on Impractical Jokers: After Party as himself, The Masked Singer, and Common Knowledge.
Is Joey Fatone Gay?
Joey is not gay. There were rumors that Fatone is gay after his best friend Lance Bass revealed his sexuality as being gay. Bass came out as gay in a cover story for People magazine on July 26, 2006.
What Band Was Joey Fatone In?
1995 – 2002
- Bravo All-Stars
1998 – 1998