Halston Sage

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Halston Sage
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Sage at the Paper Towns red carpet premiere, 2015
Born Halston Jean Schrage[1][better source needed]
(1993-05-10) May 10, 1993 (age 25)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Occupation Actress
Years active 2011–present

Halston Jean Schrage (born May 10, 1993[2]), better known by her stage name Halston Sage, is an American actress. She is known for her roles as Grace on the Nickelodeon television series How to Rock, Amber on the NBC television series Crisis, Lacey in the film Paper Towns, and Lt. Alara Kitan on the FOX television series The Orville.

Early life[edit]

Sage was born and raised in Los Angeles, California.[3][4][5] She has a younger brother and a younger sister.[6] Sage is Jewish.[7][8] She rode horses competitively,[5] and was the editor of her high school's newspaper.[6]

Career[edit]

Television[edit]

Sage's career was launched in 2011, when she was cast in the role of Grace on the Nickelodeon series How to Rock,[9] which first aired on February 4, 2012,[10][11] and ran for a single 25-episode season. She has also guest starred on Nickelodeon's Victorious and Bucket & Skinner's Epic Adventures. In February 2013, Sage was cast in the short-lived NBC television thriller series Crisis, from Rand Ravich, playing Amber the daughter of Gillian Anderson's character.[12][13] In 2016 she was cast in the starring role of Alara Kitan on the science-fiction dramedy series The Orville,[14] which premiered on Fox on September 10, 2017.[15]

Film[edit]

Sage appeared as Brianna in the 2012 teen drama The First Time.[16] In 2013, she appeared in the films The Bling Ring,[17] alongside Emma Watson, Grown Ups 2, alongside Adam Sandler and Chris Rock, and Poker Night, with Beau Mirchoff and Ron Perlman.[18] She had a role in the 2014 film Neighbors, with Seth Rogen and Zac Efron; she played the part of Efron's girlfriend Brooke Shy.[19] Sage was a nominee for the MTV Movie Award "Best Kiss" for her onscreen kiss with Rose Byrne in Neighbors.[20]

In 2015, Sage played Lacey Pemberton in the film Paper Towns, alongside Nat Wolff and Cara Delevingne, and based on the 2008 novel of the same name by John Green.[21] Also that year, she co-starred in Sony Pictures' Goosebumps opposite Jack Black, and was cast in the role of Kendall in Paramount's Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse which centers on a group of Boy Scouts who rise to the occasion as their small town is faced with a zombie outbreak.[22] In 2017, she played another popular high school girl, Lindsay Edgecomb, in Before I Fall, opposite Zoey Deutch.[23]

In 2016, Sage finished filming the dramatic comedy People You May Know,[24] and was cast in the thriller film You Get Me opposite Bella Thorne.[25]

Filmography[edit]

Film roles
Year Title Role Notes
2012 Joan's Day Out Jenna Short film
2012 The First Time Brianna
2013 The Bling Ring Amanda
2013 Grown Ups 2 Nancy Arbuckle
2014 Neighbors Brooke Shy
2014 Poker Night Amy
2015 Paper Towns Lacey Pemberton
2015 Goosebumps Taylor
2015 Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse Kendall Grant
2017 Before I Fall Lindsay Edgecombe
2017 People You May Know Tasha
2017 You Get Me Alison Hewitt Direct-to-video film
2019 The Last Summer Filming[26]
Television roles
Year Title Role Notes
2011 Victorious Sadie Episode: "Beggin' on Your Knees"
2012 How to Rock Grace King Main role; 25 episodes
2012 Bucket & Skinner's Epic Adventures Catherine Toms Episode: "Epic Crashers"
2012 Figure It Out Herself Panelist; 4 episodes
2014 Crisis Amber Fitch Main role; 13 episodes
2014–15 Brotherhood 2.0 Herself Herself; 4 episodes
2017 The Orville Alara Kitan Main role
Music video roles
Year Title Artist Role Notes
2011 "Beggin' on Your Knees" Victoria Justice Sadie Cameo
2015 "Loving You Easy" Zac Brown Band Main Beautiful Girl

References[edit]

  1. ^ "California Births, 1905 - 1995". Familytreelegends.com. Retrieved 2013-04-24. 
  2. ^ Halston Sage [@halstonsage] (November 7, 2011). "@LOViNBTR_ my birthday is May 10 and I'm 18 :)" (Tweet). Retrieved 2016-04-12 – via Twitter. 
  3. ^ Halston Sage [@halstonsage] (October 24, 2011). "@jaymewoww thank ya! Born and raised in California" (Tweet). Retrieved 2016-04-12 – via Twitter. 
  4. ^ Halston Sage [@halstonsage] (December 27, 2011). "@btrfan43va Born + raised in good old LA :)" (Tweet). Retrieved 2016-04-12 – via Twitter. 
  5. ^ a b Krista Smith (June 10, 2015). "Halston Sage of Paper Towns Learned Her Audition Lines in Science Class". Vanity Fair. Retrieved 2016-04-14. 
  6. ^ a b "25 Things You Don't Know About Me: Halston Sage". Us magazine. May 1, 2012. Retrieved 2016-04-12. 
  7. ^ "How to Rock Cast at the 2011 Halo Awards". YouTube. December 7, 2011. Retrieved 2012-03-24. 
  8. ^ Halston Sage, Zac Efron’s Rumored Girlfriend: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know, heavy.com, April 8, 2014
  9. ^ Philiana Ng (May 23, 2011). "Nickelodeon Greenlights 'How to Rock' to Series". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 2016-04-12. 
  10. ^ Brian Lowry (February 2, 2012). "Review: 'How to Rock'". Variety. Retrieved 2016-04-12. The opener (part of a back-to-back episode launch) thus focuses on whether Kacey will sing with them in the big talent show against her former mates, Molly (Samantha Boscarino) and Grace (Halston Sage), with whom she loved to pose and shop. 
  11. ^ Kathryn Shattuck (February 4, 2012). "What's On Today". The New York Times. Retrieved 2016-04-12. Samantha Boscarino and Halston Sage are members of the Perfs, her former friends and newest rivals. 
  12. ^ Nellie Andreeva (February 26, 2013). "Lance Gross & Halston Sage Cast In NBC's Rand Ravich Drama Pilot". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved 2016-04-12. 
  13. ^ Nellie Andreeva (May 9, 2013). "NBC New Series Pickups: Sean Hayes, DJ Nash, 'Crisis', 'About A Boy', 'Believe'". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved 2016-04-12. 
  14. ^ Erik Pedersen (October 31, 2016). "Halston Sage & Penny Johnson Jerald Join Seth MacFarlane's Sci-Fi Dramedy At Fox". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved 2016-10-31. 
  15. ^ Daniel Fienberg (September 6, 2017). "'The Orville': TV Review". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 2017-10-24. 
  16. ^ Todd McCarthy (January 27, 2012). "The First Time: Sundance Film Review". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 2016-04-14. 
  17. ^ "Halston Sage gallery [Slide 3]". Teen Vogue. Retrieved 2016-04-12. Can you tell us about your role in The Bling Ring? "I play one of the girls in school whose account gets hacked..." 
  18. ^ Dennis Harvey (December 19, 2014). "Film Review: 'Poker Night'". Variety. Retrieved 2016-04-12. 
  19. ^ "Zac Efron, Seth Rogen Arrive at the 'Neighbors' Premiere (Photos) - Halston Sage". The Hollywood Reporter. April 29, 2014. Retrieved 2016-04-12. Sage, who plays Zac Efron's girlfriend in the movie... 
  20. ^ Jonathon Dornbush (March 4, 2015). "Guardians of the Galaxy, Neighbors, Fault in Our Stars top MTV Movie Award nominations". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved 2016-04-12. 
  21. ^ Justin Chang (July 4, 2015). "Film Review: 'Paper Towns'". Variety. Retrieved 2016-04-12. ...Tagging along for this unplanned road trip are Ben, Radar and his g.f., Angela (Jaz Sinclair), and popular girl Lacey Pemberton (Halston Sage), who’s worried about what might have happened to Margo. 
  22. ^ Rebecca Ford (April 28, 2014). "Sony's 'Goosebumps' Adds 'Neighbors' Actress (Exclusive) - Halston Sage also has booked a lead role in Paramount's "Scouts vs. Zombies."". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 2016-04-12. 
  23. ^ Devan Coggan (October 27, 2015). "Halston Sage, Logan Miller, Kian Lawley to star in Before I Fall". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved 2016-04-12. 
  24. ^ Dave McNary (January 5, 2016). "Halston Sage, Nick Thune Starring in Dramedy 'People You May Know'". Variety. Retrieved 2016-04-12. 
  25. ^ Todd Spangler (March 10, 2016). "Bella Thorne, Halston Sage to Star in Awesomeness Films Thriller 'You Get Me'". Variety. Retrieved 2016-04-12. 
  26. ^ Paramount’s ‘What Men Want’ Adds Shane Paul McGhie; Forrest Goodluck Cast In ‘The Last Summer’

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