Gaten Matarazzo

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Matarazzo at the 2017 San Diego Comic-Con
Gaetano John Matarazzo III

(2002-09-08) September 8, 2002 (age 20)
Years active2011–present

Gaetano John "Gaten" Matarazzo III (born September 8, 2002) is an American actor. He is best known for starring as Dustin Henderson in the Netflix series Stranger Things. He has also appeared in a number of Broadway stage productions, including Les Misérables.

Matarazzo was born in Ocean County, New Jersey. He has cleidocranial dysplasia (CCD), a birth defect he shares with his Stranger Things character.[1]

His parents are Gaten Matarazzo II (father) Heather Matarazzo (mother).

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  1. "'Stranger Things' teen star Gaten Matarazzo makes donation for rare genetic disorder affecting bones, teeth". Inquirer. October 30, 2017. Retrieved November 7, 2017.

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