Halley Wegryn Gross was born in Fort Myers, FL. She moved from Sanibel Island Florida to New Jersey when she was 3 1/2. She has graduated with honors from the Pingry School. Studied classical theatre at The Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. She has a B.A. in dramatic…more
Halley is 5'1½" (1.56 m) tall.
At "Next Step Reading" Halley will portray Lauren in "From Up Here" by Liz Flahive directed by Leigh Silverman at Ars Nova.
The cast includes Talia Balsam, Scott Ferrara, Emily Grace, Samantha Mathis, Will Rogers, Matthew Stadlemann and Joel Van Liew. A comedy about surviving high school, siblings, school dances, mountaintops, and awkward love songs for ungrateful girls.
Halley Wegryn Gross will portray Jenny in The New Group's revival of "The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie" Off Broadway, fall 2006. Directed by Scott Elliott the cast features Cynthia Nixon in the title role and includes Emily Bicks, Ritchie Coster, Betsy Hogg, Zoe Kazan, Caroline Lagerfelt, John Pankow, Caity Quinn, Matthew Rauch and Sarah Steele.
March 2006, Halley portrayed Caril Fugate in the rock- infected chamber musical "Love Kills". Written OBIE Award-winner Kyle Jarrow tells the story of real-life teenage spree killers Charlie Starkweather and Caril Fugate, who murdered eleven innocent people in the course of one week in 1958. The movie "Badlands" with Sissy Spacek and Martin Shean was based on the killing spree of Charlie and Caril.
Halley appeared as Wanda, the computer hacker on "The Book of Daniel" in episode "Forgiveness" on December 6, 2006.
Halley Wegryn Gross was acting with Evan Rachel Wood in "Across the Universe" while simultaneously filming "Lying" with Jena Malone. She shuttled approximately 3 hours between the two projects in New York State.