Dante Basco

Born Aug 29, 1975

Danté Basco is an American actor, voice actor, poet, and dancer. He is best known for playing Rufio in the 1991 live-action Peter Pan film Hook. He is also well known for voicing Zuko in the Nickelodeon series Avatar: The Last Airbender, Zuko's grandson, General Iroh II, in The Legend of Korra, and Jake Long from the Disney series American Dragon: Jake Long.… Read More

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1975 Birth Born on August 29, 1975.


1991 15 Years Old 1 More Event
He is known for his role as Rufio in the 1991 live-action film Hook. … Read More
1993 17 Years Old He attended Orange County High School of the Arts in the Music and Theatre Conservatory and graduated in 1993. … Read More


1999 23 Years Old He played a gay teenager in the 1999 film But I'm A Cheerleader.


2006 30 Years Old He starred as breakdancer Ramos in the 2006 film Take the Lead alongside Antonio Banderas. … Read More
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