Fun Faith Fact!: Sang in choir at church where his father was choir director and a preacher
Justin appeared on Star Search at age 11, and although he didn’t win, it opened doors for him. In 1989 he was cast in The New Mickey Mouse Club, along with future stars Britney Spears, Christina Aguilera, Ryan Gosling, Keri Russell, and future band mate JC Chasez. He became a member of N’ SYNC in 1998 at age 14, which lead to a career of multi-platinum albums and sold-out concert tours. Justin launched his solo career with the album Justified in 2002, with hits like Like I Love You, Cry Me a River, and Rock Your Body.
A very successful music career soon transitioned into a series of successful acting roles, including recurring spots on Saturday Night Live, and film roles including the Oscar-nominated The Social Network.