They each could play lovable dorks on the display screen and share the identical final identify however for all those that are questioning: no, Gaten Matarazzo from Stranger Things isn’t the son of Heather Matarazzo from The Princess Diaries. In a viral TikTok video, the actress who performed Mia’s (Anne Hathaway) greatest buddy Lilly Moscovitz, cleared up the rumor to followers, as reported by Primetimer.
Beforehand, she stitched a video of a shocked fan wanting up Gaten’s Wikipedia web page, the place his mom, who can also be named Heather, was listed underneath his mother and father. Over the video, the fan wrote, “Dustin’s mother is Lilly Moscovitz from Princess Diaries??” Although, on her finish of the duet, she shook her head and mouthed “I’m not.”
In a second video, which had over 44,000 likes, she was capable of make clear issues much more.
“I simply wished to make clear one thing as a result of I’ve been getting numerous messages relating to this,” she began.
“I completely adore Gaten Matarazzo, I completely adore him. I believe he’s good, I believe he’s great,” she mentioned. “However I can not declare him as my son. As a result of he isn’t.”
She even went on to handle Gaten instantly.
“Gaten, if you want to assist verify this, that might be vastly appreciated. I additionally marvel how inundated you’re getting with messages as effectively.”
Regardless of them not being associated, she has nothing however love for the Stranger Issues star.
“So sure, love Gaten Matarazzo. Not my child,” she mentioned. “I’ve no youngsters. They’re all fur infants. 4-legged infants.”
You may stream Stranger Issues on Netflix and The Princess Diaries on Disney+.