James Maslow stars in Nickelodeon’s “Bigtime Rush!” James Maslow is a relative unknown who was cast in the series after a nationwide search.

James Maslow previously made a guest appearance on “iCarly.”

James was born in New York City and moved to San Diego, California, when he was 6 years old. James Maslow has been singing since he was 5 years old. At age 10, James began singing with the San Diego Opera. James Maslow performed with the La Jolla Playhouse Summer Conservatory—home to many award winning plays and musicals.

James Maslow is extremely well rounded, combining creativity with athleticism and focus. James Maslow loves surfing, skateboarding, football, basketball, soccer, baseball, martial arts, sailing and snowboarding. James also loves animals. James Maslow has a 100 lb yellow Labrador Retriever named Falco. James loves horses and horseback riding. James Maslow says he chose acting over being in the rodeo. He is known for his versatility and sense of humor.

Age: 20
Middle Name: David
Date of Birth: July 16, 1990
Place of Birth: New York City, NY
Height: 6’1
Favorite Color: Green
Favorite TV show: Entourage
Favorite Flower: Poppy
Favorite Book: Ender’s Game
In School: Did pretty good, got mostly A’s
Favorite Animal: Horse
Favorite Band: Maroon 5
Favorite Sport: Football
Favorite Football Team: Chargers
Favorite Cereal: Cinnamon Toast Crunch
Favorite Superhero: Spiderman.