Popular as an Actor, Producer, and perfect Director, Edi Gathegi has undoubtedly been a global star from Hollywood. He has played some notable roles in a wide range of TV shows and Movies such as StartUp, Princess of the Row, The Harder They Fall, and For All Mankind.

Gathegi began his career from small roles in the entertainment industry, such as Haitian Cabbie in Crank and Boa in Lincoln Heights. Later facing all the difficulties and struggles, the man was finally caught in global stardom for his hard work and skills. Edi is currently married and one of the happiest men on this planet.

Quick Facts
Full NameEdi Mue Gathegi
Date of Birth10th of March 1979
Age42 Years
FatherJohn N’ Gathegi
MotherUnder Review
SiblingsBetty G and Nate Dawg
ProfessionActor, Director and Producer
WifeAdriana Marinescu Gathegi
Net Worth$3 Million
Height6 feet 1 inch
Weight75 Kg
Biceps15.5 inches
Edi Gathegi
American Actor and Producer Edi Gathegi

What is the Age of Edi Gathegi?

Edi was born as Edi Mue Gathegi on the 10th of March 1979 to father John N’ Gathegi and mother in Nairobi, Kenya. However, he grew up in Albany, California, because of his father’s profession in the United States. As of now, his age is 42 years. The man holds an American nationality and belongs to the black ethnicity.

Furthermore, Edi has grown up playing and learning various sports skills. But he is mainly interested in basketball which he discovered during his school days. Unfortunately, there is no information we received regarding his siblings or other relatives at the moment.

Where did Gathegi Receive his Education?

Edi initially received his high school from his hometown in California. Later, he attended the University of California in Santa Barbara. During his education, the man dipped into the Basketball game and wanted to be a national player. But he encountered a knee injury that forced him to end his basketball dream.

As a result, he went to depression from where his parents helped him come out. He then began taking acting classes, which further led him to graduate from New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts.

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How did Edi Gathegi Begin his Career in Acting?

After graduating in 2005, Gathegi joined theatres and stages to divert and involve himself in the acting world. As a result, his career started in theatres and earned credits for Two Trains Running, As You Like It, Othello, and Cyrano De Bergerac. Similarly, Edi’s acting career in Hollywood started from the role of Haitian Cabbie in Crank in 2006.

His other popular TV shows and Movies includes Darwin in X-Men: First Class, Laurent in Twilight, Deputy Martin in My Bloody Valentine, and Mitchell in Hawken. Moreover, critics loved his most recent roles like Dev Ayesa in For All Mankind, Ronald Dacey in StartUp, Matias Solomon in The Blacklist: Redemption, and Seargent Beaumont in Princess of the Show. He also played Dr. Harlow Reid in Caged, starring Melora Hardin & Angela Sarafyan.

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Edi Gathegi in Caged with Angela Sarafyan Image Source: Imdb.com

Who is Edi Gathegi Wife?

Love Stories are Awesome. It even feels more interesting when someone shares their struggles and secrets to continue their relationship for many years and finally changes it to the marriage stage. The Twilight actor Edi Gathegi has a similar case and secrets he finally shared regarding his girlfriend.

Edi exchanged his wedding vows with a gorgeous Romanian woman, Adriana Marinescu, in 2018. She is a dancer from Romania who met the actor during his Romania visit for the shoot of Twilight. Adriana is also a social activist who always raised her voice regarding Black Lives matters.

As a result, Edi and Adriana saw a perfect partner in one another and eventually began dating. However, they have kept their relationship very private until their marriage in 2018. It is believed that the pair met in 2015, and they were in three years-long love relationship.

Throughout those long duration, the pair faced many difficulties managing time for one another due to their profession and country differences. But as a relationship only need perfect mutual respect and infinite love, they finally engaged and became a husband-and-wife last spring. However, there is no such information about his children as of now. The couple currently lives in Los Angeles, California.

Is Gathegi Active on Social Media?

Gathegi’s social media presence can be seen from his fan followings. He has more than 77.6K followers on his Instagram ‘@iamedigathegi’. Similarly, he has around 94.2K followers on Twitter and around 2.9K on Facebook ‘@Edi Gathegi’.

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Edi Gathegi with his wife Adriana on Instagram

How Much is Edi Gathegi Net Worth?

As of 2022, Edi Gathegi has gained an estimated Net worth of around $3 million. He mainly relies on his acting profession for his earnings. But the man also earns a lot of money working as a producer, director, and writer in the entertainment industry. However, his accumulated assets and properties are yet to be revealed.

What is Edi Height?

The talented American actor stands at the height of 6 feet 1 inches and has around 75 Kgs of weight. Similarly, he has body measurements of 40 inches-chest, 36 inches-waist, and 15.5 inches-Biceps. Moreover, he wears a shoe of size 12 US and has a muscular body type. Besides, Gathegi has dark brown eyes and black hair color.

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