Rihanna and justin timberlake dating 2016
He played Jason Sharpe, a model who falls in love with a waitress after mistaking her for another model. The rise of his own stardom and the general decline in the popularity of boy bands led to the dissolution of NSYNC.
Band member Lance Bass was openly critical of Timberlake's actions in his memoir Out of Sync.
The former became the best-selling album of the year in the US with the largest sales week, and spawned the top-three singles "Suit & Tie" and "Mirrors", while the latter produced the top-ten song "Not a Bad Thing".
Timberlake, who cried during the episode, later admitted to being under the influence of cannabis when he was pranked.
Time named him one of the 100 most influential people in the world in 20.