Bailey Bass

LOS ANGELES – AUG 28: Bass at the Variety’s Power of Young Hollywood Party at the Sunset Tower Hotel on August 28, 2018 in Los Angeles, CA, kathclick/

Place of Birth: Nashville, Tennessee, U.S.

Date of Birth: June 18, 2003

*father – African-American
*mother – Belarusian, Russian

Bailey Bass is an American actress and songwriter. She is known for her roles on the show Interview with the Vampire and in the film Avatar: The Way of Water. She launched jewelry company BaiBai Jewelry.

Bailey’s father is black and her mother, Alesya, is Belarusian, born in Minsk. Her aunt, mother’s sister, is Soviet/Belarusian professional tennis player Tatiana Ignatieva. She was raised mostly in Brooklyn, New York, in a Russian neighborhood.

Bailey’s paternal grandfather was named James Inman Bass (likely the son of Clarence C. Bass and Mable D.).

Bailey’s paternal grandmother was named Beverly J. Gilbert (the daughter of Willie Ray Gilbert and Johnnie Mae). Beverly was born in Manchester, Georgia.

Bailey’s maternal grandfather was named Mikhail Ignatiev.

Bailey’s maternal grandmother was named Valentina.

Sources: Obituary of Bailey’s paternal grandfather, James Inman Bass –

Obituary of Bailey’s paternal grandmother, Beverly J. (Gilbert) Bass –

1 Response

  1. ann says:

    Her mother is Alesya Mikhailovna Ignatieva (daughter of Mikhail Ignatiev and Valentina). Alesya was born in Minks.

    Bailey’s aunt Tatiana Ignatieva is former Soviet/Belarusian tennis player

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