Facts of Gaten Matarazzo
|Full Name||Gaten Matarazzo|
|Birth Name||Gaetano John Matarazzo III|
|Birth City||Little Egg Harbor Township|
|Father Name||Gaten Matarazzo Sr.|
|Mother Name||Heather Matarazzo|
|Relation With||Lizzy Yu|
|Awards||Screen Actors Guild Awards,Shorty Awards|
|Sibilings||Sabrina Matarazzo, Carmen Matarazzo|
|Filmography||The Blacklist,Stranger Things,Ridiculousness,Lip Sync Battle|
|Date of Birth||September 8,2002|
Gaten Matarazzo lies upon one of those popular American rising actors who is highly praised and loved for their acting skills. He is best known for portraying the role of Dustin Henderson in the Netflix drama series, Stranger Things.
Gaten is an excellent actor thanks to which, he landed roles in some more other successful series like The Blacklist, Ridiculousness, and Lip Sync Battle which made the actor widely known.
Gaten Matarazzo's Personal Life
Gaten Matarazzo is an award-winning American actor who gathered a lot of fame from his professional career. But what about his personal life? Is he Dating?
Matarazzo is presently in a dating relationship with the Instagram star, Lizzy Yu. The lovebirds has been together for nearly a year and share an unconditional love for one another. Moreover, the pair is open about their relationship, and they do not hesitate to feature one another in their respective social media sites.
American actor, Gaten Matarazzo with his girlfriend, Lizzy Yu.
The couple started dating from the summer of 2018. Although everyone is aware of the couple's relationship, nobody knows how they met one another for the first time. Besides, the couple is deeply in love, and they recently celebrated their one year of dating anniversary. Here take a look at the post-Gaten and Lu celebrating their anniversary,
The pair loves to spend their time together. Further, the adorable couple also went to their prom together recently in May of 2019.
The Blacklist actor shares a healthy relationship with his better half. And, as of now, there is no sign of break-up between them.
Matarazzo is out of any dating rumors regarding his early dating life. In fact, he is never spotted dating any girl other than his girlfriend, Lizy Yu.
Gaten was born in Little Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey to parents Gaten Matarazzo Sr., and Heather Matarazzo. He spent his childhood along with his older sister, Sabrina Matarazzo and a younger brother Carmen Matarazzo.
The actor has cleidocranial dysplasia which is a congenital disability that affects the bones and teeth. Due to that, Gaten uses dentures and works to raise awareness about it.
Gaten Matarazzo's Net Worth
Net Worth & Salary
Gaten possesses a net worth of $4 million. Also, his salary is $250,000 per episode. Besides, actors earn over $19,300-$171,000 per year in the United States.
American actor and singer, Gaten Matarazzo.
Matarazzo started his career in the television industry after starring in the 2015 American crime thriller television series named "The Blacklist." Since then, he starred in various television series including Ridiculousness and Lip Sync Battle.
Take a look at the interview of Gaten Matarazzo at the Jimmy Kimmel show;
As of now, the actor is working in the American Netflix series Stranger Things as Dustin Henderson. Furthermore, he is one of the main cast of the series since it first released in 2016. The series until now consists of 25 episodes under three seasons. He appeared alongside co-stars actors including Caleb McLaughlin, Natalia Dyer, and Noah Schnapp.
Stage Work, Music Videos & Awards
Before starring in the television series, Gaten successfully starred in many stage performances. Some of his popular works were in the stage performances like "Priscilla, Queen of the Desert," "Les Miserables," "Cinderella," and "Into the Woods."
Popular Netflix star, Gaten Matarazzo.
Apart from the acting career of the Netflix star, he also featured in many music videos including Katy Perry's song "Swish Swish." Besides, he also appeared in the song "Lost Boys Life" of artist Computer Games. What's more, he is also a singer and is currently the lead singer of the indie rock band, Work In Progress.
The 16-year-old actor was nominated for many awards in his career like Young Artist Awards, Screen Actors Guild Awards, MTV Movie & TV Awards, and Teen Choice Awards. Besides, he won Screen Actors Guild Awards in 2017 and Shorty Awards in 2017 under the category of Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series and Best Actor respectively.
The Stranger things star is also an active Instagram user and shares many personal, professional, and promotional posts from time to time. Thanks to his popularity as an actor, he gathered over 12.2 million followers on Instagram, and he earns over $24,326-$40,543 per post, as of 2019.
Body Measurements: Gaten Matarazzo
Gaten Matarazzo stands at the height of 5 feet 4 inches (1.63 m) from the ground and weighs around 52 kg. Additionally, he holds a pair of brown eyes and brown hair.
Quick Facts: Gaten Matarazzo
- Gaten is left-handed.
- He is a spokesman for Verizon FiOS since 2017.
- He does not have collarbones.
- He still has his baby teeth.
- He was rejected for acting jobs for almost two years because of his disability.
- His all-time favorite movie is the "Star Wars" series.