Gaten Matarazzo Bio , Age , Height , Family , Relationship , Education , Net Worth , Career ,Tv Shows & Movies.

Gaten Matarazzo Bio

Gaetano John Matarazzo III is an American actor, who began his career on the Broadway stage as Benjamin in Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (2011–12) and as Gavroche in Les Misérables (2014–15). Though he is well known for his role as Dustin Henderson in the Netflix science-fiction-horror drama series Stranger Things (2016–present).

Gaten Matarazzo Age

Gaten was born on  September 8, 2002, in New London, Connecticut. He is 21 years old (2023)

Gaten Matarazzo Height

Gaten is approximately 5 feet 5 inches tall with a weight ranging from 58kg-65kg.

Gaten Matarazzo Family

Gaten was born in New London, Connecticut, and raised in Little Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey. He is the son of  Gaetano Jr. and Heather Matarazzo. He has two siblings, that is Sabrina Matarazzo and Carmen Matarazzo.

Gaten Matarazzo has Italian ancestry and He was born with cleidocranial dysplasia (CCD),  a rare genetic condition that affects teeth and bones, such as the skull, face, spine, collarbones, and legs.

Matarazzo uses his platform to advocate for CCD and collect money for CCD Smiles, a charity that assists those with CCD in affording oral surgery.

 

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Gaten Matarazzo Education

Gaten completed his schooling at Pinelands Regional High School in Tuckerton, New Jersey. and he later, pursued vocal training at Starlight Performing Arts Center in New Jersey.

Gaten Matarazzo Relationship

According to different sources, Gaten is currently dating  Elizabeth Yu, an actress well known for her film roles in Hagz, May December (2023), and Avatar: The Last Airbender (2024).

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Gaten Matarazzo Career

His Broadway theatrical debuts were as Gavroche in Les Misérables (2014–15) and Benjamin in Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (2011–12). For his role as Dustin Henderson in the science fiction/horror drama series Stranger Things on Netflix (2016–present), Matarazzo received praise. Additionally, from 2019 to 2021, he served as the host of the Netflix series Prank Encounters. He portrayed Boris the Dragon in the animated fantasy comedy My Father’s Dragon in 2022, and he co-starred in the coming-of-age comedy Honor Society.

In a 2015 episode of The Blacklist, Matarazzo made his acting debut on the big screen. His casting as Dustin Henderson in Stranger Things led to the character’s backstory being changed to include CCD. The first season of the program debuted in July 2016 with excellent reviews. In the years that followed, Matarazzo also made appearances in music videos and a number of reality and competition programs. He was selected for the animated movie Hump.

Besides serving as executive producer, he started anchoring the Netflix hidden camera series Prank Encounters in 2019. He also made an appearance in the Hollywood Bowl version of Into the Woods that same year. He gave the Buba voice in the second Angry Birds film.

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Gaten Matarazzo Awards

Some of the awards that he has won include:

  • Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series – Screen Actors Guild Awards
  • Best Actor – Shorty Awards

Matarazzo Tv shows & Movies

  • Stranger Things (2016-present)
  • Honor Society (2022)
  • Prank Encounters (2019-2021)
  • The Christmas Chronicles (2018)
  • Zach’s Lie
  • The Year 2016

Matarazzo Net Worth

According to various sources online Matarazzo has a net worth ranging from $5 million – & 7 Million

Matarazzo Social Media

Instagram

Twitter

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