Yusuf Gatewood - Biography

Last Modified: Aug 18, 2022

Yusuf Gatewood
Profession: Actor
Best Known For: The Umbrella Academy (TV series)
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: $1 million

Personal Details

Born on : September 12, 1982 (age 41)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Yusuf Keith Gatewood
Birth Place: Hillsborough, North Carolina, USA
Horoscope: Virgo
Father's Name: Dr. Joseph Gatewood
Mother's Name: Millei Keith
Siblings: N/A
High School: Orange High School
University: Carnegie Mellon University
Ethnicity: African-American
Nationality: American


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Single

Body Measurements

Height: 1.83 meter (6 feet 0 inch)
Weight: N/A
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Shoe Size: N/A
Bicep Size: N/A
Chest Size: N/A
Waist Size: N/A

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Who is Yusuf Gatewood?

Yusuf Gatewood is an actor by profession and American by nationality. He is well known for starring in the TV series The Originals, The Umbrella Academy, Hack, and in the films The Interpreter.

Yusuf Gatewood – Age, Parents, Siblings

Yusuf Gatewood was born on September 12, 1982, in Hillsborough, North Carolina, the USA as Yusuf Keith Gatewood. His mother Millei Keith in South Africa and his father Dr. Joseph Gatewood used to practice dentistry in Hillsborough. There are no mentions of his siblings but he might have half-siblings from his parent’s divorce and subsequent marriage or relationships.

young Yusuf Gatewood with his mother (Image: Instagram)

Education, Ethnicity

For education, Yusuf Gatewood attended Orange High School. He went on to enroll at Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Drama and graduated from the same in 2002. His ethnicity is African-American.

Yusuf Gatewood – Girlfriend, Wife, Children, Divorce

Currently, Yusuf Gatewood is believed to be single. There are no records of his past relationships, dating history, or girlfriends. He is unmarried and is without a wife and children.

Yusuf Gatewood in The Originals (Image: Rotten Tomatoes)

Yusuf Gatewood – Career

Early Days

Gatewood’s debut screen role was in the 2000 film Wonder Boys as Howard. This was followed by appearances in the TV series Hack (2003), Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2003), CSI: Miami (2007), Lincoln Heights (2008), films The Interpreter (2015), House at the End of the Drive (2014), Barbershop: The Next Cut (2016), and in the TV movies Mask of the Ninja (2008), Sweet Surrender (2014), among others.

Films, Series

Finally, in 2014, Yusuf Gatewood was cast as Vincent Griffith in the TV series The Originals. He portrayed the character for a total of 71 episodes, from 2014 to 2018, and is considered his breakthrough role.

Since then Yusuf Gatewood has starred in the films Barbershop: The Next Cut (2016), Jacob's Ladder (2019), and as a regular in the TV series Good Omens (2019), The Equalizer (2022), The Umbrella Academy (2020-2022) as Raymond Chestnut, etc.

Yusuf Gatewood, Emmy Raver-Lampman in The Umbrella Academy (Image: Scrren Rant)


On the set of The Umbrella Academy, Yusuf Gatewood has worked alongside Cameron Brodeur, Ashley Madekwe, Sheila McCarthy, Justin Cornwell, Patrice Goodman.

Yusuf Gatewood – Net worth, Salary

The net worth of Gatewood is estimated at around $1 million while the figure on his annual salary is under review.

Yusuf Gatewood – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

Gatewood is absent from social media handles such as Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook.

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