Gaten Matarazzo

  • Birth Place: Little Egg HarborTownship, New Jersey, United States
  • Profession: Actor

Fast Facts

  • Has cleidocranial dysplasia, a congenital disorder that affects the development of bones and teeth. He wears fake teeth when performing.
  • Started his career when tagging along while his sister interviewed with a prospective manager, who asked him if he wanted to give acting a try.
  • First major role was on Broadway in 2011, playing the role of Benji in Priscilla, Queen of the Desert.
  • Went on to perform as Gavroche in Les Miserables on Broadway, in 2014.

Awards

  • 2017, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series: Nominee
  • 2016, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series: Winner
  • 2019, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series: Nominee

Relationships

  • Sabrina Matarazzo — Sister
  • Carmen Matarazzo — Brother
  • Heather Matarazzo — Mother