Born on July 15, 1986 Yahya Abdul-Mateen II is an American architect and actor who is best known for his roles in the series The Get Down and the films Baywatch and The Greatest Showman.

Yahya Abdul Mateen II

He has also appeared in Aquaman (2018) and in Black Mirror Striking Vipers (2019). He will co-star in the HBO series Watchmen and was confirmed that he was in talks to star in Jordan Peele’s Candyman remake.

Before Fame: He attended University of California, Berkeley and Yale University.


Family/ Relationships

Yahya Abdul Mateen II Ethnicity/Religion

Yahya was born in New Orleans, Louisiana to Yahya Abdul-Mateen I, a Muslim father and Mary, a Christian mother. He attended University of California at Berkeley and graduated wit a degree in architecture. He later received Masters of Fine Arts from Yale School of Drama.

Yahya Abdul Mateen II Affair/Married/Girlfriend

His relationships status is not available at the moment. For more information, visit his Instagram.


Profile / Wiki / Information

Personal Information

  • Full Name: Yahya Abdul-Mateen II
  • Nicknames: Yahya Abdul Mateen
  • Birthday: July 15, 1986
  • Age: 32 years old (as of June 2019)
  • Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, US
  • Current Residence: United States
  • Education: University of California, Berkeley, Yale University
  • Profession: Architect, Actor
  • Nationality: American
  • Ethnicity/Race: Black
  • Religion:  Not Available
  • Zodiac: Cancer
  • Spouse/Dating: Not Available

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Measurements

  • Height: 6 feet 3 inches (191 cm)
  • Weight: Not Available
  • Feet Size/Shoe Size: Not Available
  • Chest Size: Not Available

Trivia/ Facts that you probably didn’t know

  • He is an American architect and actor.
  • He is best known for his roles in Aquaman and The Get Down.
  • He is the first actor to play Aquaman’s arch-enemy Black Manta in live-action.
  • He didn’t know how to swim prior to being cast in Aquaman (2018).
  • He was born in Muslim father and Christian mother.
  • He appears as Karl in Black Mirror Striking Vipers.
  • He will co-star in the HBO series Watchmen and was confirmed that he was to star in Jordan Peele’s Candyman remake.

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