Gaten Matarazzo III is an American actor. He began his career on the Broadway stage as Benjamin in Priscilla, Queen of the Desert, and as Gavroche in Les Misérables. He stars as Dustin Henderson in the Netflix science-fiction drama series Stranger Things.
Matarazzo uses his platform to raise awareness of CCD and fundraise for CCD Smiles, an organization that helps cover costs of oral surgeries for those with cleidocranial dysostosis. Matarazzo has also started a line of T-shirts whose proceeds will go to CCD Smiles. On his social media sites, Matarazzo actively notifies his followers of how to donate to CCD Smiles and different events he will participate in. Recently, his sister also started a Facebook campaign to raise money for the organization.
From the Netflix hit Stranger Things, Gatan Matarazzo joins us for an exclusive GalaxyCon Live interview on Saturday, June 6th at 2pm ET. One-on-One Video Chats, Autographs, and Video Shout Outs are also available.
Randy Havens is best known as Mr. Clarke, the science and A/V club teacher from Stranger Things.