Biography

Yahya Abdul-Mateen II (born July 15, 1987) is an American actor, best known for his role Cadillac in the television series The Get Down. He also starred in Baywatch and The Greatest Showman (both 2017), and portrayed the villain Black Manta in DC's Aquaman (2018).

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Yahya Abdul-Mateen II (born July 15, 1987) is an American actor, best known for his role Cadillac in the television series The Get Down. He also starred in Baywatch and The Greatest Showman (both 2017), and portrayed the villain Black Manta in DC's Aquaman (2018).

Description above from the Wikipedia article Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 13

Birthday 1987-06-15

Place of Birth New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

Watchmen (1 episode)
All Day and a Night
2022 Aquaman 2 as David Kane / Black Manta
2020 Candyman
2019 Us as Russell Thomas / Weyland
2018 Aquaman as David Kane / Black Manta
2018 Boundaries as Serge
2018 First Match as Darrel
2017 The Greatest Showman as W. D. Wheeler
2017 The Vanishing of Sidney Hall as Duane
2017 Baywatch as Sgt. Ellerbee
2017 The Handmaid's Tale (1 episode) as Omar
2016 The Get Down (11 episodes) as Clarence 'Cadillac' Caldwell

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