Joey Fatone is going from boy band to hot dog stand!
On Friday, the *NSYNC alum revealed that he’s jumping ship from the music industry to the food industry! The 39-year-old announced that he’s opening up a hot dog stand at The Florida Mall in Orlando, and it has the most incredible name.
The famous father AH-mazingly confirmed that he’s in on the wordplay joke surrounding his last name, and is aptly calling his fast food business Fat One‘s!
The New York native, who spent his teen years going to school in Orlando, issued this statement about the exciting new venture, saying:
“After years of working on television food shows, I’m excited to open this new venture which is a combination of who I am, where I’m from and where I’ve been. Launching Fat One’s at The Florida Mall, where I roamed as a middle school kid, felt like a perfect fit for our first location.”
Plus, he also took to Twitter to share the good news, posting:
Naturally, fellow *NSYNC member Lance Bass had to sound off on this new endeavor, writing:
And this isn’t Joey’s first time dabbling in the food world! He also hosted Food Network‘s 2014 reality cooking competition Rewrapped!
Mr. Fatone is planning on opening Fat One’s this August. Will U check it out, Perezcious readers?!
[Image via Food Network.]