William Gao, an emerging British actor, and model is best known for portraying the role of Tao Xu in  Heartstopper, a new Netflix series. Heartstopper is a British coming-of-age romance streaming television series developed for Netflix based on the webcomic and graphic novel of the same name by Alice Oseman. The first episode of the series was released on 22 April 2022.  

With the release of Heartstopper, Gao has been gaining immense attention due to his fabulous romantic & friendly appearance in the series. In the series, he has portrayed as gay and is a friend of other main characters: Charlie Spring (Joe Locke), Nick Nelson (Kit Connor), and Elle Argent (Yasmin Finney). 

The 19 years old teenager begin his career initially as a model and even took part in London Fashion Week in New York. His acting career started when he played a character in a theatre play, "Shakespeare 400" at Royal Festival Hall. He has released songs, "Misfit Biscuit", "U Deserve", "Burning Eyes are Calling" and others. 

Who is William Gao Heartstopper?

William Gao is a British actor, singer, and model. He is an emerging actor in the British entertainment industry. He is also part of a band called the Wasia Project, a Chinese-British musical duo comprising him and his sister, Olivia Hardy Gao. They also have a youtube channel called @Wasia Project where they upload their music videos and newly released songs. 

William has also a significant number of followers on his Instagram account @will.gao_. Before the release of Heartstopper, there were only about 100k followers but after the release of the series, his followers have increased to 580k and are on the increasing trend. His Instagram account is among the fastest-growing account in the world. 

Where is William Gao from?

William Gao was born on 20th February 2003 in Croydon, a big town in South London, England. Her birth name is William Hardy Gao. He holds a British nationality and belongs to the Asian ethnic group. His star sign is Pisces. He is a follower of Christianity.

William Gao comes from a well-established family. His parents originally come from China. His father is an Entrepreneur while his mother, Liping Hardy Gao, is a housewife. He was raised in his hometown Croydon, along with his younger sister, Olivia Hardy, and a brother.

As for education, Gao attended the Trinity School in Croydon where he played the piano and sang in the school's choir. At the moment, he is studying at the college. In May 2019 he was accepted into the National Youth Theatre of Great Britain, a youth theatre and registered charity in London. 

Is William Gao gay? 

William Gao is currently single. He hasn't revealed any information about his romantic life. If we take a glimpse at Angus's social media accounts like Instagram, and Facebook we cannot trace or find any proof regarding his girlfriend or any link with the girl. Moreover, there are rumors about his sexual orientation as being gay due to his role in "Heartstopper". 

What is William Gao's net worth?

As of April 2022, the net worth of William Gao is estimated to be US $750 thousand. The young lad is earning a good amount of money from his profession as an actor, singer, and songwriter. Being a newbie in the entertainment industry, Gao has already won a heart of millions, and if he keeps on improving his acting level, then there is no doubt, that this teen will be earning millions in the coming days. 

How tall is William Gao?

Despite being an Asian, William Gao is incredibly tall with a height of 6 ft 3 inches and weighs around 70 kg. He has a slim and lean build body. He has cute and charming looks due to which many teenage girls are attracted to him. He looks very handsome in his shaggy stylish hairstyle. He has black hair while his eye is brown-colored. He has a body measurement of 37-30-35 inches approximately.