Joshua Bassett

Joshua T. Bassett is an actor and singer from the United States. He is most recognized for his role in High School Musical: The Musical: The Series as Ricky Bowen.

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Background and Early Life

On December 22, 2000, Bassett was born in Oceanside, California, to Taylor and Laura and grew up with five sisters. He was educated at home.

His first experience with musical theater was at the age of seven, more than a decade before he played Ricky in High School Musical: The Musical: The Series when he played J.V. Jock No. 2 in a community theater production of High School Musical.

He has appeared in over 30 musical productions since then.


Bassett's first significant part was in the Disney Channel television series Stuck in the Middle, where he played Aidan Peters recurrently. At 17, Bassett landed his first leading role as Ricky Bowen in High School Musical: The Musical: The Series. According to Playbill, Bassett co-wrote "Just for a Moment" for the series' soundtrack with co-star Olivia Rodrigo.

Bassett secured a recording contract with Warner Records and a talent and entertainment deal with United Talent Agency in early 2020.

On April 3, 2020, he released his first single, "Common Sense," on music platforms.

On July 16, 2020, his second single, "Anyone Else," was released. Bassett's self-titled debut EP was released on March 12, 2021, with the first track "Lie Lie Lie," following on January 14, 2021.


"Lie Lie Lie," the new track from reputed Joshua Bassett, is likely to be overanalyzed by TikTok sleuths and HSMTMTS fans. On January 4, he announced "Lie Lie Lie" an hour after Rodrigo announced "Drivers License," a song that has already received acclaim from Taylor Swift. He ended himself in the hospital for emergency surgery after dropping the song "Lie Lie Lie" from his debut EP. Later, he confirmed he was hospitalized for an undisclosed ailment. The actor began his post by captioning a brief video of himself in a hospital bed and blue gown. "I decided I'd just attempt to sleep after an unknown, uncomfortable feeling escalated into, times 10, the greatest pain of my life," he revealed to his two million followers, admitting he had surgery for his illness. "I had no choice today but to be sent to the hospital after several, very, awful days and nights," he stated.

Personal Life

Bassett sings and plays the piano, guitar, ukulele, bass, and drums, among other instruments. During an interview on May 10, 2021, he came out as a member of the LGBTQ+ community. Joshua Bassett is still a young man who hasn't married or had children. He's only a youngster, and he appears to be more concerned with advancing his job than with finding a companion.

Earnings and net worth

Joshua Bassett is a well-known actor and singer. He has amassed a sizable fortune by appearing in various films and television shows and publishing several albums and songs. Joshua Bassett's net worth is projected to be $250,000 as of 2021. His actual pay has yet to be divulged, and no sources have leaked information regarding his career profits. It's safe to assume that his annual income is in the range of $20K-$210K. He has also appeared in television advertisements for Hyundai Sonata and Google Nest Video Doorbell. He has a comfortable lifestyle thanks to his wages, and he is happy with it. His acting and singing careers are his primary sources of income.

Body Characteristics

Bassett has light brown eyes and brown hair. He stands 5 feet 11 inches tall and weighs 70 kilograms.

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Last Modified: Oct 12 2021
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