Gaten Matarazzo is a star from Stranger Things who portrayed the role of Dustin Henderson. He was very intelligent, comical, and fun to watch. Unfortunately, this brilliant actor is the victim of a rare disease called cleidocranial dysplasia. Despite all this, Gaten is one of the most paid child actors in the world.
So today, we are going to talk about this handsome in brief. Fans are aware that Matarazzo is in a relationship. In this article, we will talk about his disease, the love of his life, and how much he makes being an actor. Before that let’s start with some quick facts;
Some quick Facts About Gaten Matarazzo
|Full Name||Gaten Matarazzo|
|Net Worth||$4 million|
|Date of Birth||Connecticut|
|Marital Status||Not Married|
|Birthplace||September 8, 2003|
|Eye color||Under Review|
|Hair color||Under Review|
|Height||5 feet 5 inches|
|Body Measurement||Under Review|
Gaten Matarazzo Childhood, Education, Parents and Siblings (Disease)
This versatile actor suffered from a disease known as cleidocranial dysplasia, which is a rare genetic disorder. The condition hampers the growth of collar bone and teeth. Until now, he has gone forth surgery. The symptom of this disease is dental abnormalities, underdeveloped or absent collarbones and delayed closing of the spaces between the skull bones.
Gaten was born in Connecticut with mother Heather Matarazzo and father Gaetano. Later he was raised in Littel Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey. He is blessed to have two other siblings.
He has a sister Sabrina and cute little younger brother Carmen. Talking about education, Gaten enrolled in Pinelands Regional High School, located on Tuckerton.
How Old Is Gaten Matarazzo?- Age, Height and Body Measurement
Being born on September 8, 2003, Gaten is 17 years old and falls under the sun sign of Libra. This handsome stands tall at a height of 5 feet 5 inches. More information about his weight, shoe size, dress size are still in the dark.
But we do know that Gaten is a vegetarian and uses dentures. Unlike other child actors, he uses his fame and popularity to raise awareness of CCD and initiates a fundraiser. Moreover, Matazzoro is American by nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.
Gaten entered into the movie industry y portraying the role of Finn in The Blacklist in 2015. Luckily he was hired by the Duffer Brothers to appear as Dustin Henderson in Stranger Things. The most amazing fact is that the character was all based on who Matteazzorro was in real life.
His talent was even praised by the likes of Katy Perry and Nicki Minaj. Hence he appeared in the music video called Swish Swish. Also, in 2020, he was seen on the song by Green day, Meet Me On The Roof.
In addition to this, Gaten has starred in Les Miserables, Cinderella, Into the Woods, to name few.
Who Is The Girlfriend of Gaten Matarazzo?
This talented actor is madly in love with his girlfriend, Lizzy Yu. On the other hand, fans do not seem to be supporting their relationship. They put forward their disagreement by posting slam comments calling her “gold digger.”Just like a protective boyfriend should do, Gaten defended his love and replied vigorously to the non-supporter.
The lovey-dovey couple has been together for a couple of years already. Many might not support his love, but it is not necessary to indulge little Lizzy in all this fuss. Being a fan, it is our responsibility to stand up for our idol. Doing irrational behavior like this can not have a good result on Gaten’s life.
Hoe Much Does Gaten Matarazzo Earn?- Net Worth
This 17 years old actor makes a hefty amount of money from his career. He might be young, but he’s earning is no less than an adult. Sources suggest that he was able to make around $20,000 from the Stranger Things Season 2.
In Stranger Things Season 3, Matarazzo made around $250,000 per episode. To be precise at the end of the season, Gaten was able to gather $2,000,000. In 2020, this handsome sits not he net worth of $4 million.
Social Media Presence
Instagram: 13.7 million followers