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Edi Gathegi

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10, 1979
Nairobi, Kenya
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10, 1979 (age 41)
Nairobi, Kenya


Kenyan-American actor who played the role of Dr. Jeffrey Cole on the TV series House M.D. alongside Hugh Laurie and also appeared in the film Gone Baby Gone, directed by Ben Affleck

Before Fame

He was far more interested in playing basketball than his education. But after blowing out his knee, he was depressed which led him to taking an acting class where he developed a love for the craft. 


He played the role of Darwin, one of the mutants in X-Men: First Class

Family Life

He attended New York University's Acting program at the Tisch School of the Arts, where he graduated in 2005. He is the middle child in between his older brother and younger sister.  

Associated With

He was in The Twilight Saga films with Kristen Stewart