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Joshua Bassett

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Joshua Bassett
Born (2000-12-22) December 22, 2000 (age 23)
  • Actor
  • singer-songwriter
Years active2015–present
Musical career
  • Vocals
  • guitar
  • piano

Joshua Taylor Bassett (born December 22, 2000)[1] is an American actor, singer and musician. He is known for his starring role as Ricky Bowen in High School Musical: The Musical: The Series.[2][3][4]

In May 2021, he came out as a member of the LGBTQ+ community.[5][6]

In January 2021, Bassett was hospitalized with septic shock and heart failure.[6]

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  1. Hanson-Firestone, Dana (November 14, 2019). "10 Things You Didn't Know About Joshua Bassett". TVOvermind. Retrieved December 23, 2019.
  2. Otterson, Joe (October 17, 2018). "'High School Musical' Disney Streaming Series Casts Joshua Bassett in Lead Role". Variety. Retrieved July 16, 2019.
  3. Petski, Denise (October 17, 2018). "'High School Musical': Joshua Bassett To Star In Disney Streaming Series Reboot". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved July 16, 2019.
  4. Elizabeth, Devon (October 17, 2018). ""High School Musical: The Musical" Casts Joshua Bassett in Lead Role". Teen Vogue. Retrieved July 16, 2019.
  5. Milton, Josh (May 10, 2021). "High School Musical star Joshua Bassett gushes over Harry Styles in 'coming out video'". PinkNews. Retrieved May 10, 2021.
  6. 6.0 6.1 Bennett, Willa (2021-06-24). "Joshua Bassett Wasn't Joking". GQ. Retrieved 2021-11-13.

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