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Is Gaten Matarazzo Gay in Real Life? Stranger Things Cast’s Sexuality Explored!

Jun 12, 2022 @ 7:42 EDT
Is Gaten Matarazzo Gay in Real Life? Stranger Things Cast’s Sexuality Explored!

Gaten Matarazzo, renowned as Dustin Henderson in Netflix's Stranger Things, is not gay in real life. In fact, he has been in a relationship with his girlfriend, Lizzy Yu, for 4 years now. The Stranger Things actor, 19, also wishes to get married to his now-girlfriend. Follow the article to know more about Gaten Matarazzo's gay rumors.

Gaten John Matarazzo III is an American actor who was born on September 8, 2002. He made his Broadway debut as Benjamin in Priscilla, Queen of the Desert, and as Gavroche in Les Misérables. Matarazzo was born in the town of Little Egg Harbor in the state of New Jersey. He has a younger brother and an elder sister.

Gaten Matarazzo, like his Stranger Things character, suffers from cleidocranial dysplasia (CCD). As a result of his ailment, he wears dentures and utilizes his celebrity to raise awareness about it. Matarazzo utilizes his position to promote awareness about CCD and collect money for CCD Smiles, an organization that helps people with cleidocranial dysostosis afford oral surgery.

In the hit Netflix series Stranger Things, Gaten Matarazzo plays the role of Dustin Henderson, a fan favorite. Season 4 has been a long time coming; the show last aired in July of last year, almost three years ago. Since the new season is breaking all the records, all of the cast members have been in the spotlight. Some fans even wonder if Gaten Matarazzo is gay in real life. Well, let's find the truth.

Previously, we touched on Noah Schnapp's gay rumors.

Is Gaten Matarazzo Gay? Is the Stranger Things Cast Dating Anybody in 2022?

Gaten Matarazzo (@gatenm123) is a 19 years old actor and we all know him as Dustin in Stranger Things on Netflix. He is, without a doubt, known globally and yes, we're aware of his sexuality. Some fans might have speculated that he is gay which is totally untrue as he has been dating his girlfriend for a time now. His relationship with his girlfriend is enough to prove that he is not gay and has been straight forever.

Now that we've mentioned that Gaten Matarazzo has a girlfriend, let's get to know about her and their relationship in detail. Gaten is in a relationship with Lizzy Yu. Born October 6, 2002, Lizzy Yu (@lizz.yu) is a well-known actress, social media star, television personality, Internet sensation, and media personality from Mystic Island, New Jersey.

Lizzy celebrates her birthday on the 6th of October every year. She enrolled at a nearby public school for her elementary and secondary education. She enjoys spending time with her family. We discovered Yu's mother is American and her father is Asian after looking through her social media accounts.

Avatar: The Last Airbender, a popular television series, announced her addition to the cast in December 2021. Soon after, she became well-known. She will also be seen in the upcoming film, Somewhere in Queens. She was also a member of the Pinelands Thespians, a theater troupe that performed on stage. They made it to the finals of the Montclair State University theatre competition.

Gaten Matarazzo and Lizzy Yu have been romantically involved since March 2018. Furthermore, both sides of the family have given their approval to the couple's relationship. Gaten told Lizzy how close he and his family are to her a few months into their relationship. He tweeted a snapshot of her standing in front of tea lights in March to commemorate their wedding anniversary.

Gaten and Elizabeth have been together for a long time, despite their youthful ages. They also wish to get married someday. They've been together for four years, according to Gaten's most recent anniversary post on March 4th. He captioned the post, "Four years? That’s dope. I love you. Thanks for being my best friend. Happy anniversary goob. Edit: im an hour late to the post. Sahwy."

Therefore, Gaten Matarazzo is definitely not gay and is in a happy relationship. We've no clue how some viewers speculated about his sexuality despite the fact that he has been in an open relationship for a time now. On the other hand, we can't be sure that he might never be gay in his life. As we're all totally aware, a person's sexuality might change at any point in life.

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