Gaetano John “Gaten” Matarazzo III is an American who is a popular actor and rapper. He is the industry since 2011. He works in movies, music videos, stage shows, and many more. His work with acting is highly appreciated by the critics.
Gaten became famous after portraying the role of Dustin Henderson in the science fiction horror drama series ‘Stranger Things’ by Netflix. He also hosted ‘Prank Encounters’, the short-lived Netflix show.
Gaten Matarazzo Wiki/Biography
Born on 08 September 2002, Gaten Matarazzo’s age is 18 years as of January 2021. He was born and brought up in a well-settled family from Connecticut, United States. The cool kid was raised in Little Egg Harbor Township in New Jersey and he studied at Pinelands Regional High School in Tuckerton, New Jersey, US.
Gaten Matarazzo is yet to pursue any further education that is his college. Gaten, from the very beginning of his childhood, was more involved in singing and other performing arts. The cool kid did his vocal training at Starlight Performing Arts Centre in New Jersey.
|Full Name||Gaetano John “Gaten” Matarazzo III|
|Date of Birth||08 September 2002|
|Birth Place||Connecticut, United States|
|Profession||Actor and Rapper|
|Hometown||Little Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey, United States|
|School||Pinelands Regional High School, Tuckerton, New Jersey|
|Education Qualification||High School|
|Net Worth||$4 Million|
Family, Girlfriend & Relationships
Gaten Matarazzo belongs to a well-settled family from Connecticut, United States. Gaten is an American and believes in the Christian religion.
His father’s name is Gaten Matarazzo Sr., who works for the US government and her mother’s name is Heather Matarazzo, who is a teacher.
He also has 2 siblings. His older sister is named Sabrina Matarazzo, who is an American actress and his younger brother Carmen Matarazzo is a young American musician and drummer.
Gaten Matarazzo’s marital status is unmarried. He has been dating his girlfriend Lizzy Yu for a year now. Lizzy Yu is a musical theater performer and an Instagram sensation.
|Father Name||Gaten Matarazzo Sr.|
|Mother Name||Heather Matarazzo|
|Brother Name||Carmen Matarazzo|
|Sister Name||Sabrina Matarazzo|
Gaten Matarazzo is a cute looking and short actor in the American music industry and Hollywood. He is known for his charming cute looks and attractive personality. He has a wonderfully cute smile and cheeks.
He owns a nice body too. Gaten Matarazzo is 5 feet and 4 inches tall in height and weighs around 59 Kg at such a small age. He has curly dark brown hair and also has beautiful brown color eyes. He also has bow legs.
Gaten Matarazzo started his career by working in the American Theater on stage. In the year 2011, he worked in the stage show ‘Priscilla, Queen of the Desert’ as Benjamin in the Palace Theater, Broadway.
In the year 2014, he starred as Gavroche/Petit Gervais in the stage show titled ‘Les Miserables’ in the Imperial Theater, Broadway.
In 2015, he worked in an episode of his 1st TV series titled ‘The Blacklist’ in the role of Finn.
In 2016, he started working in the famous TV series ‘Stranger Things’ which led to his fame. He managed to bag the main role in this one which is Dustin Henderson and is the main role of the show to date.
In 2017, he worked in an episode each of 2 TV shows titled ‘Ridiculousness’ and ‘Lip Sync Battle’ both as himself. This year he also starred in 2 music videos titled ‘Swish Swish’ by Katy Perry ft. Nicki Minaj and ‘Lost Boys Life’ Computer Games ft. Darren and Chuck Criss. The same year, he did an opening act for Jimmy Fallon’s Golden Globes 2017 by Jimmy Falon.