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Kevin Richardson

Kevin Scott Richardson (born October 3, 1971) is an American singer, model, actor, composer, and member of the Backstreet Boys. Kevin Richardson was born in Lexington, Kentucky. He is the youngest of three brothers. He has been singing in church choir since he was a little kid and he started acting in high school. As a youth, he was a chess club member and acted in school plays such as "Bye, Bye Birdie" at his school in Kentucky, Estill County High School. He was also a football captain. In Florida, he worked as a cast member in Walt Disney World. He was a backstage tour guide and costume characters, most notably as Aladdin and one of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. There he also met his future wife Kristin Willits, who was playing the character of Belle from "Beauty and the Beast." He worked at Walt Disney World until he joined the Backstreet Boys in 1993. In 1993, Richardson joined a new group called Backstreet Boys. After he joined, the group was still looking for one more member so Richardson called Brian Littrell, who was Richardson's maternal first cousin, to ask him to audition for the group. Littrell was immediately accepted, and the very next day he officially joined the

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Backstreet Boys

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Backstreet's Back -- for Lunch

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Sandler and Rock Get the Munchies

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It was a busy weekend in LA as our cameras were out on the town to catch all the action.We were outside late-night food stop Jerry's Famous Deli when we ran into two former SNLers doing a little… READ MORE >

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I Just GOTTA KNOW! -- Mr. Big, Anahi and Kevin Richardson

I Just GOTTA KNOW! -- Mr. Big, Anahi and Kevin Richardson

We asked readers what they JUST GOTTA KNOW... and went looking for the scoop. Has "Mr. Big" departed from his love 'em and leave 'em old ways? Who is this lovely Latina and where can we see more… READ MORE >

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