Welcome to the newly launched Shine Bright blog, Frankie Grande's go-to destination for everything fashion, beauty, pop culture, and more!
Frankie J. Grande is a host, performer, producer, reality tv personality and "social media mogul." He became known to the world when he launched his successful YouTube channel in 2012 and more recently, as a stand-out finalist on the hit CBS series, Big Brother 16. Frankie followed that as a judge on the 2015 season of MTV's America's Best Dance Crew and as a houseguest on Celebrity Big Brother in the U.K. Since 2016, he has co-hosted Style Code Live, an interactive fashion and shopping show that streams live weeknights on Amazon.com. Frankie has also starred on Broadway as Franz in the closing cast of Rock of Ages and made his debut with the mega-hit, Mamma Mia!. As a producer, he has worked with shows on Broadway including Hamlet, La Bete and Born Yesterday, as well as Brooke Shields at Feinstein's, and his own one-man show, Livin' La Vida Grande. His philanthropic work includes co-founding the non-profit arts organization "Broadway in South Africa" and working with buildOn, for which he was awarded their Global Impact Award. @frankiejgrande