|Born Name||Ncuti Gatwa|
|Birth Place||Rwanda, Africa|
|Height||5 ft 8 in|
|Age||27 years old|
|Parents||Tharcisse Gatwa (Father)|
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If you are a fan of a Netflix series, then you might know our rising star, Ncuti Gatwa, who played the role of Eric Effiong in a TV show, Sex Education.
Ncuti, in the series, played the role of a gay teen who is the best friend of the main cast Asa Butterfield (as Otis Milburn). As the show is having its second season, in this article, we will share some details about this young actor.
Net Worth of Ncuti Gatwa
If we focus on the net worth of our Netflix actor, then he has an income of around $15 thousand in 2020.
Ncuti accumulated those numbers in his bank account from his breakthrough role in the series, Sex Education. Still, life wasn’t the same for our young actor. Before he got the character in the series, Gatwa admitted to being homeless and was couch-surfing among all of his friends.
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But things are changing for Gatwa; he will be on the screen performing his role in the second season of the Sex Education.
Ncuti began acting from the year 2014. He appeared as a male customer in a mini-series, Bob Servant. Then he played the role of Dougie in the show, Stonemouth, in 2015.
After doing two series, due to some personal problems, our rising star stopped to appear on the screen. But he came back in 2019 where he became a part of the comedy film, Horrible Histories: The Movie – Rotten Romans. He portrayed the role of Timidius in the story.
As stated above, Ncuti Gatwa played the role of Eric Effoing in the Netflix series, Sex Education. In the story, he is potraying the character of a gay teen. The show is a British comedy-drama web series created by Laurie Nunn.
The series focuses on the life of a teen, Asa Butterfield (Otis Milburn) and her mother, Gillian Andreson (Jean Milburn). Gillian professionally is a sex therapist. Ncuti, as Eric has a great story in the series which helped him to gather positive attention for his bright career.
Relationship Status of Ncuti Gatwa
There is nothing much to share with you guys about Gatwa’s love life. As stated above, before appearing in the Netflix screen, he was a struggling actor. After his success from the show, he might be focusing on building his career, which leaves him no time to think about a relationship.
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In the series, Ncuti has lots of ups and downs in his relationship due to his homosexual gender. He fell in love with one of the guys from his college, which lightens up his life. Later, when his boyfriend leaves the college to join the military because of family pressure, they become apart, which makes him lonely. The story goes on like this!
Ncuti’s Personal Life
Ncuti was born in Rwanda on 16 October 1992. He is the son of Dr. Tharcisse Gatwa, who professionally is a journalist.
Gatwa was raised in Edinburgh, Scotland. Later on, his family moved to Dunfermline, where he attended Dunfermline High School.
In 2013, he graduated with a BA degree in acting from the Royal Conversation of Scotland in Glasgow.
- Ncuti’ father is a well-educated man who had a degree in Ph.D. in theology.
- In 2020 we can see Gatwa in the drama, Last Letter from Your Lover, which is currently in post-production.
- He got nominated for Best Actor in BAFTA Awards, Scotland, in 2019.
- Gatwa also became a nominee for Best Kiss Award, which he shared with Sex Education partner, Connor Swindells (as Adam Groff).
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