Ncuti Gatwa Age: Eric Effiong, the charming gay boy that appears on the British show ‘Sex Education’ is played by the Scottish actor Ncuti Gatwa. His hometown is Rwanda and hence is of British as well as Rwandan nationality.
Ncuti Gatwa turned 26 years of age last October. He was born on October 16, 1992.
Ncuti Gatwa reportedly has a height of 5 Feet 8 Inches. He has black hair and his eye color is of dark brown color. Additionally, he has a weight of 70 kg at present.
Since he plays the role of a gay guy in ‘Sex Education’ so perfectly, people have often wondered if Ncuti Gatwa is actually gay in real life. There have also been several rumored reports of him dating a guy.
However, reports suggest that he is not gay in real life. Further details about his past as well as present relationship are not made available at present. So far, he has not made anything public about who he is currently dating.
Netflix has been knocking it out of the park with one successful show after another recently. Among all the successful shows in recent months, ‘Sex Education’ has been one of the most important and popular shows on the streaming site.
With a stellar cast and an intriguing storyline, the show has been a hit among all generations. Other casts of the show include Emma Mackey, Aimee Lou Wood, Asa Butterfield, Gillian Anderson, and Connor Swindells among others.
Ncuti Gatwa plays the supporting character on the show but many have argued that he has stolen the show. His charismatic and positive character has been one of the most important parts of the show. His character on the show has struggled throughout his schooling days with his sexuality, parents, and his religion.
Ncuti has revealed that he has been able to play his character in an authentic manner due to his personal relations to the character. He comes from a religious background just like his character on the show. He has praised the writers and the writings staffs of the show who have helped the character come to life.
On the show, Ncuti plays one of the two gay guys at a boy’s school. His storyline is an emotional storyline on the show.
Although Ncuti Gatwa’s most important role to date has come on ‘Sex Education’, he has also appeared in several other shows and plays to date. He has been part of multiple theatre productions including ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ where he played the role of Demetrius.
In 2014, he was also cast to play a small character of a male customer on the TV series ‘Bob Servant.’ He has also played Dougie in two episodes of ‘Stonemouth.’ Ncuti has already appeared in 10 episodes of ‘Sex Education.’ The show is set to get another season.
Ncuti Gatwa has a huge fan following on Instagram. He has advertised several brands through his Instagram over the years. There, more than 700 thousand people follow him and he posts regularly.
Gatwa also has a Twitter account with more than 19 thousand followers.