|Born||May 15, 1991 (age 23)
|Occupation(s)||Dancer, Actress, Singer|
|Associated acts||High School Musical, The American Mall, So You Think You Can Dance, Teen Beach Movie|
Mollee Gray (born May 15, 1991) is an American Jazz/Contemporary dancer, actress and singer from Utah. She had her TV debut in the High School Musical franchise as a principal dancer and later on her big break was reaching TOP 8 in So You Think You Can Dance Season 6. She plays "Giggles" in the Disney Channel Original Movie Teen Beach Movie.
Molee Gray studied at The Dance Club in Orem, Utah as a child.
Gray's film debut was as a dancer and supporting actress in the dance movie Out Of Step.
In 2005 she auditioned, against her teachers' advice who claimed she was too young, for the Disney Channel Original Movie, High School Musical at age 14 and ended up being a featured dancer. She then auditioned for High School Musical 2 and became a principal dancer. Later on she was featured as a principal dancer in the MTV movie "The American Mall", starring The Vampire Diaries star Nina Dobrev. She is mostly featured in the number "Survivor".
In 2008 she cast as a principal dancer in the third and final film, High School Musical 3: Senior Year, where she can be seen in most scenes throughout the movie, as an extra or a dancer. She started training with dance teacher/choreographer TOKYO and later on became his assistant.
So You Think You Can Dance
In 2009, Gray auditioned in Los Angeles for "So You Think You Can Dance" Season 6 at 18. Despite the Judges' doubts about her being too young and immature, she made Top 20 on her first try. She was paired with Nathan Trasoras and made her way to the Semi-finals. She was voted off on December 9, 2009. The day after the elimination she was featured in The Ellen DeGeneres Show where she performed with fellow SYTYCD dancer Legacy.
In 2011, Gray made a cameo appearance on Nickelodeon TV Show Big Time Rush in the episode 'Big Time Guru' and she was one of the dancers in the Kid's Choice Awards Big Time Rush number. She was also featured in the Nickelodeon TV Show Victorious, in the episode 'Beggin On Your Knees' and in Lifetime's Drop Dead Diva. She was also in the number "Who Run The World (Girls)" in the episode 'Asian F' of the third season of Glee. Her first acting role was in the 2011 film No Strings Attached, starring Ashton Kutcher and Natalie Portman, where she played a character named Sari. Sari was a very self-conscious actress in a TV Show where Kutcher's character Adam worked.
In 2013, she was cast as Giggles, a surfer, in the new Disney Channel Original Movie, Teen Beach Movie, which was filmed in Puerto Rico in 2012 that premiered at 8:00 on July 19, 2013 on Disney Channel.
Gray auditioned as a member of a girl band for The X Factor (USA) on its third season, but did not make it to the second stage.
In 2011. Gray released her first music video for her song "You Don't Know Anything About Me" online on August 7, 2011. The song was written and produced by Jim Wirt. The video was directed by Brian Ramage, choreographed by Tokyo and Jessica Warfield. The dancers in the video were Josue Vega, Taylor Banks, Shauna Noland, Kali Clugston, Heather Blum, Amber Snow and Whitney Duggins. She later released her single "Wasted" on iTunes.
|2002||Out Of Step||Lead Dance/Supporting Actress||Film debut|
|2006||High School Musical||Braniac Dancer||Disney Channel Original Movie|
|2007||High School Musical 2||Principal Dancer||Disney Channel Original Movie|
|2008||The American Mall||Principal Dancer|
|2008||High School Musical 3: Senior Year||Principal Dancer||Disney Channel Original Movie|
|2011||No Strings Attached||Sari|
|2011||Nickelodeon's Kids Choice Awards 2011||Dancer in Big Time Rush Number|
|2013||Teen Beach Movie||Giggles||Disney Channel Original Movie|
|2015||Teen Beach 2||Giggles||Disney Channel Original Movie|
|2009||The Ellen DeGeneres Show||Herself||1 Episode, Guest/Dancer|
|2009||So You Think You Can Dance||Herself/Contestant||Eliminated in Week 7, Top 8|
|2010||America's Got Talent||Herself/Dancer in 2 Numbers||1 Episode, Guest|
|2010||Drop Dead Diva||Herself/Dancer||1 Episode, Uncredited|
|2011||Big Time Rush||Herself/Dancer||1 Episode, Uncredited|
|2011||Victorious||Herself/Dancer||1 Episode, Guest|
|2011||The Voice||Herself/Dancer||1 Episode, Guest|
|2013||Suburgatory||Herself/Dancer||1 Episode, Guest|
|2013||Teens Wanna Know||Herself||1 Episode, Guest|
|2014||Austin & Ally||Acapella Group Member||1 Episode, Guest|
|Teen Beach Movie||
|"You Don't Know Anything About Me"||2011||Mollee Gray||Brian Ramage||N/A|
- LA Casting
- So You Think You Can Dance Season 6 Wikipedia Article
- IMDB Mollee Gray
- Bloc Agency Website
- Crushtone Music Website