Gaten Matarazzo is a popular American actor who is best known for his American science fiction horror television series titled Stranger Things. He came into the limelight at a very young age. Gaten appeared in some television series as well as in theatre roles in his short span of life. This 15 years old young boy placed him as one of the child actors who has been stuck out in the industry. Here is a quick summary of the biography, personal life, net worth, career, achievements and earnings of Gaten Matarazzo in 2018.
Early Life & Biography:
Gaten Matarazzo was born on 8th September 2002 in Little Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey, U.S.A to Gaten Matarazzo Sr. and Heather Matarazzo. His birth name is Gaten John Matarazzo III. He lives with his parents in New Jersey. He has a strong bond with his parents. They help him to pursue his career and encourage him to be a strong and hardworking boy. He grew up with his siblings Sabrina and Carmen. His parents encourage him to involve in performing arts in is childhood.
Gaten’s sister Sabrina is an actor cum singer. She inspired Gaten to pursue his career in the music industry. He had to travel to New York for his musical performance during his school period. He belongs to English and Italian ancestry. Gaten is not involved with any kind of love relationship. He never likes to share his private life with others.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Gaten Matarazzo stepped into his professional career in his early stage of life. In 2011 he performed his debut on the stage. He started acting in 2015by appearing in a television series. He performed on Broadway stage as Benjamin in a famous musical called Priscilla, Queen of the Desert. After that, he worked as a fictional character of Gavroche in a musical based novel Les Miserables.
Gaten appeared in several tele series including The Blacklist in 2015 and Ridiculousness in 2017. He also appeared in the famous music video Swish Swish, by Katy Perry. Gaten Matarazzo got some awards in his life. In 2017 Gaten received Screen Actors Guild Awards in the category of outstanding performance in the drama series and Shorty Awards for best acting for his notable work named Stranger Things.
Net Worth & Earnings:
Gaten Matarazzo is a famous American young actor who has an estimated net worth of $5 million. The estimation of his net worth comes from his acting and music career. He earned $30,000 in the 2nd season of the episodes of Stranger Things. In 2018 this child star’s salary increased to $250,000 per episode for the 3rd season.
Gaten Matarazzo has been suffered from cleidocranial dysplasia which affects his facial structure and teeth development. Due to his problem, Gaten had been excluded from several roles for near about two years. He has been considered him as a lefty. This talented boy is active on different social platforms including Facebook, Twitter, and Insta. He enjoys a huge fan base which helps him to perform well and improve his acting skills.