Gage Golightly

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Gage Golightly
Born (1993-09-05) September 5, 1993 (age 20)
Occupation Actress
Years active 2002–present

Traja Gaj Golightly (born September 5, 1993), professionally known as Gage Golightly and formerly as Gage Stevens, is an American actress. She is best known for her role as Hayley Steele in the Nickelodeon series The Troop (2009–2011) and for her role as Erica Reyes on the MTV series Teen Wolf.

Career[edit]

Golightly co-starred in the sci-fi miniseries 5ive Days to Midnight and the TNT series Heartland. She has also appeared in Speakeasy, Sudbury, A Carol Christmas, The Long Shot, and the Disney Channel sitcom The Suite Life of Zack & Cody as Vanessa. She portrayed Hayley in the Nickelodeon series The Troop, a series about a group of teenagers who fight monsters.

In 2012, Golightly had a recurring role on the MTV series Teen Wolf as Erica Reyes, a Beacon Hills High School student who is the first female werewolf of Derek Hale's wolf pack. Golightly's character's fate was left unknown in the season 2 finale due to the actress leaving the show during early stages of filming for the show's third season as she had been cast in a pilot for The CW titled, "Company Town." In May 2013, it was announced that the pilot had not been green lighted. It was later confirmed that Golightly would not be rejoining the cast for the third season of Teen Wolf.[1]despite her availability after the "Company Town" pilot was shot down, and her character in Teen Wolf show was killed off. Throughout 2011-2012 Golightly worked on a Marcus Nispel horror film titled Backmask, who's release date is currently TBA. Golightly also worked on a project titled Vanished for the Lifetime network, playing the character of Matty. The film's title was later changed to Gone Missing. Months after Golightly's departure from Teen Wolf was confirmed, the show's official social media pages posted a picture of Golightly on the set of the show with "surprise" as the caption. It was later confirmed that Golightly returned to Teen Wolf only to film her character's final scenes. In June 2014, Golightly was cast as Karen in an Amazon Studios comedy pilot titled "Red Oaks."[2]

Personal life[edit]

Golightly is the youngest of four children (1 sister and 2 brothers).[3] She has studied at Laurel Hall Middle School and Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy.[4]

Filmography[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2002 Speakeasy Eva Theatrical film
2003 Vest, TheThe Vest Karen Independent film
2003 Carol Christmas, AA Carol Christmas Nine Year Old Carol Made-for-TV film
2004 Sudbury Kylie Owens Made-for-TV film
2004 Long Shot, TheThe Long Shot Taylor Garrett Made-for-TV film
2004 5ive Days to Midnight Jesse Neumeyer TV miniseries
2005 Don't Ask Ivy Collins Made-for-TV film
2006 Brothers & Sisters Paige Traylor Pilot episode (unaired version)
2006 Suite Life of Zack & Cody, TheThe Suite Life of Zack & Cody Vanessa Episode: "A Midsummer's Nightmare"
2007 Heartland Thea Grant Series regular
2009–2011 Troop, TheThe Troop Hayley Steele Series regular
2010 True Jackson, VP Vanessa Episode: "Trapped in Paris"
2011 Big Time Rush Annie Episode: "Big Time Beach Party"
2011 BrainSurge Herself 1 episode
2011–2012 Ringer Tessa Banner Recurring role
2012–2013 Teen Wolf Erica Reyes Recurring role (12 episodes)
2013 Gone Missing Matty Principal role
2013 Backmask Amber Principal role
2014 Red Oaks Principal role

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Gage Golightly (Erica) not returning for Teen Wolf Season 3".
  2. ^ "Suprise.". Twitter. Junem7, 2013. Retrieved June 7, 2013. 
  3. ^ "Gage Golightly of The Troop". Teen. 
  4. ^ "Gage Golightly Bio". BuddyTV. 

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