Yahya Abdul-Mateen II

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Abdul-Mateen in 2017

Yahya Abdul-Mateen II (born 1987) is an American actor. He is best known for his role Cadillac in the television series The Get Down. He also starred in Baywatch (2017). He also appeared in The Greatest Showman and DC's Aquaman as Black Manta.

Abdul-Mateen was born in New Orleans, Louisiana.[1] Before acting, Abdul-Mateen was an architect.[2]

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  1. Ortved, John (August 6, 2016). "Meet 'The Get Down' lead actor Yahya Abdul-Mateen II". GulfNews. Retrieved February 5, 2017.
  2. Park, Andrea (August 19, 2016). "How "Get Down" star Yahya Abdul-Mateen II went from architecture to acting". CBS News. Retrieved February 5, 2017.

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