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Yahya Abdul-Mateen II


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Full NameYahya Abdul Mateen Li
First NameYahya
Middle NameAbdul Mateen
Last NameLi
Professionactor, architect
Birth CityNew Orleans
Birth CountryUnited States of America
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual OrientationStraight
Marital StatusDating
Relation WithLupita Nyong’o
FilmographyThe Greatest Showman.,The Get Down
Height190 cm
Networth$2.5 M
Insta Profile
Date of BirthJuly 15,1986
Age37 years

Yahya Abdul-Mateen II is an American architect and actor best known for his roles in the series The Get Down, and movies Baywatch and The Greatest Showman.

Married, Wife

The actor is not married yet, and so does not have a wife. 

He prefers to keep his love life at low key, so we do not know if he is dating someone or not. He also has not been linked to anyone in the past.

On September 15, 2016, he posted a picture that had actress Lupita Nyong’o on the cover page of Vogue. It was captioned as, 


Yahya Abdul-Mateen II Girlfriend
Yahya Abdul-Mateen II Girlfriend Source: Instagram

We are not sure if he is having an affair with her, as he has not confirmed anything. But who knows she might be his girlfriend.

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As of now, he is focusing on his present and future projects and staying away from love life. It seems like he is enjoying his single life and is in no hurry to enter the next phase of life.

Net Worth

He has an estimated net worth of $2.5 million. The primary source of his earnings is his acting career.

He earns around $83333.33 per month, which is equal to $1000000 per year.

In 2016 he started his career with musical drama series The Get Down, which premiered on Netflix. 

He portrayed the character of Clarence “Cadillac” Caldwell, for which the audience well praised him.

In 2017 he appeared in Shawn Christensen’s drama film The Vanishing of Sidney Hall, where he played the role of Duane. The film was premiered at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival.

In the same year, he played the role of a police officer named Garner Ellerbee in an action comedy film Baywatch along with Dwayne Johnson and Zac Efron. He also appeared in a musical film, The Greatest Showman, along with Hugh Jackman, Michelle Wiliams, and Zendaya.

In 2018 he starred in film Boundaries along with Vera Farmiga and Christopher Plummer. He also played DC Comics villain Black Manta in the movie Aquaman. In the same year, he was cast in a horror movie named Us.

He was also cast in the fifth season of Netflix’s science-fiction anthology series, Black Mirror.

His future project includes the remake of Candyman.

Below is the list of movies he has appeared in:

Movie NameBudgetBox Office Collection
The Greatest Showman$84 million$435 million
Baywatch$65-69 million$177.9 million
Sweetness in the BellyN/AN/A
Us$20 million$255.1 million
Aquaman$160-200 million$1.148 billion
First MatchN/AN/A

As of now, he is playing the role of Cal Abraham in an American superhero drama television series, Watchmen. 

Here is the trailer of the series shared by him with a caption, 

‘Watchmen On HBO. October 20’.

He visits different places whenever he has some free time. Here is a picture from his holiday captioned as 

‘Brazil was beautiful. Until next time. Tchau!’.


  1. He was born on July 15, 1986.
  2. He has 84.3k followers on Instagram.
  3. He is a tall man standing at the height of 6 feet 3 inches.
  4. We cover most of the information about Yahya Abdul-Mateen II as it is difficult to find on other wiki sites.
Updated On Sun Mar 20 2022 Published On Fri Nov 15 2019 By paper-boat

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