As of 2023, Joshua Bassett does not appear to have a girlfriend, not that we're aware of at least. However, he has previously been linked to Sofia Wylie, Olivia Rodrigo, and Sabrina Carpenter.
Joshua Taylor Bassett, aka Joshua Bassett, is an American actor and singer. He began his acting career with the television shows Lethal Weapon, Game Shakers, and Dirty John in 2017. He is best known for his role as high school student Ricky Bowen in High School Musical: The Musical: The Series.
Recently, Joshua has been in the news after the fourth and final season of Musical: The Musical: The Series has become a huge success. The series was released on August 9, 2023, on Disney Plus.
It's been a long time since he has posted anything on his Instagram, and people are curious to know what's been keeping him so busy. They even wonder if he has a girlfriend in 2023. Well, let's find it out.
Joshua Bassett Does Not Seem to Have a Girlfriend in 2023!
As of 2023, Joshua Bassett (@joshuatbassett) is likely single as there is no clue about him having a girlfriend. Since he has been a very private person, he has been linked with many well-known faces, including Sabrina Carpenter, Sofia Wylie, and Olivia Rodrigo.
With the recent hit of High School Musical: The Musical: The Series, people are loving all the characters. The final season of the series was released in August 2023. In the show, Joshua's on-set girlfriend is Sofia Wylie, and by the end of the series, they are an official couple. They appear as Ricky and Gina in the series, where they even share a first kiss as the characters.
Joshua Bassett does not have a girlfriend in 2023.
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On June 8, 2023, when Bassett posted a cute picture with Sofia from the set, some people commented and asked them if they were dating each other in real life or not. Joshua completely ignored the topic of his possible girlfriend, but he talked about his character Ricky and told how his character has always been in love with Gina stating,
I always knew there was something cool about Gina and Ricky, and I alwaJust like in life, it’s sort of beautiful the way things pan out and people change and relationships evolve. I don’t think we could have pictured it like this, but I’m very, very happy with how everything turned out, and I think the fans of the show are really going to enjoy it.ys thought there was potential there.
Joshua Bassett and Olivia Rodrigo Were Rumored to Be Dating in 2019!
Olivia Rodrigo and Joshua Bassett were claimed to be dating in 2019 after they were seen close with each other on the set of the Disney+ spinoff of the High School Musical franchise.
They were also seen on stage performing together many times, including at the Disney+ Showcase at Disney's D23 Expo in Anaheim, California, and the 5th annual Elsie Fest: Broadway's Outdoor Music Festival in New York City's Central Park.
Joshua Bassett was rumored to be dating, Olivia Rodrigo, in 2019.
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The rumors started flooding all over the internet, and people started referring to them as a boyfriend and a girlfriend when they discussed writing songs together. After the rumors, Bassett also told the L. A Times that he had a magical moment with Olivia during their shoot. He also stated that he understood her very well and loved to work with her, as he mentioned:
I think we understood each other. It was really neat ... how well we really did work creatively together, disputes here and there.
There was no confirmation about Olivia and Joshua dating but Rodrigo posted a TikTok video in August 2020 that seemed to hint that a relationship had ended. After that Joshua was linked with Sabrina Carpenter because they were spotted together in a matching hallowing costume.
Did Joshua Bassett Ever Date Sabrina Carpenter?
Many people think that Sabrina Carpenter might be the reason Joshua Bassett and Olivia Rodrigo allegedly broke up because they were spotted together before there was any hint of Olivia and Joshua breaking up.
Sabrina and Joshua were spotted together in October 2020, when they were wearing matching Halloween dresses inspired by Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl.
When the rumors of Sabrina and Bassett dating each other started becoming a topic, Joshua talked about the matter and denied the rumors of Sabina being his girlfriend. Later, he revealed that he doesn't know her at all, and he thinks he has met her once or twice in passing but never had a conversation with her.