• Gage Golightly is an American actress best known for her roles in "The Troop" (Nickelodeon), "Teen Wolf" (MTV) and films such as "Gone Missing" (2013), "Cabin Fever" (2016), "Step Sisters" (2018) and "The Last Summer" (2019).
• She was born in Penn Valley, California, USA in 1993 and has a developmental co-ordination disorder (DCD or dyspraxia).
• She started acting at the age of eight and has been in over 30 films and television shows.
• She is active on Instagram and is rumored to have been linked to musicians Zayn Malik, James Maslow, and Colton Haynes.
• Her net worth is estimated to be around $3 million.

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FactHas a brother and likes to help him out in his pizza parlor.

Gage Golightly is a young American actress, who is probably best known for portraying the recurring role of Hayley Steele, in Nickelodeon’s television comedy teen series “The Troop”. She is also widely recognized for starring in the role of Erica Reyes in MTV’s supernatural drama series entitled “Teen Wolf”, as well as for appearing in movies such as “Gone Missing” (2013), “Cabin Fever” (2016), “Step Sisters” (2018) and “The Last Summer” (2019).


Early Life and Education

Gage was born the youngest of four children into the family of a doctor and a nurse, under the zodiac sign of Virgo on the 5th September 1993, in Penn Valley, California, USA; apart from being of American nationality, she is also of white ethnicity. At the age of two, she was diagnosed with developmental co-ordination disorder (DCD or dyspraxia), so her parents used sign language to communicate with her during her early childhood. Further details about her family’s background including the identities of her parents and siblings have never been publicly disclosed to the present day.

When it comes to her educational background, there aren’t many available details about it either, except that she matriculated from the private, all-girls Catholic high school Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy operated by the Dominican Order of the Mission San José located in La Cañada Flintridge, California.

Gage Golightly


Gage discovered her interest as well as passion for acting at the early age of eight, while her debut big-screen acting appearance occurred just a year later, when in 2002 she was cast for the role of Eva in the drama movie “Speakeasy”. This was followed by two appearances in TV movies – “A Carol Christmas” (2003) and “The Long Shot” (2004). To greater prominence, young Gage came in 2004, when she was cast for the recurring role of Jesse Neumeyer in the TV mini series “5ive Days of Midnight”.

In 2007 she starred as Thea Grant in nine episodes of TNT’s television medical drama series “Heartland”. Into the limelight Gage Golightly stepped in 2009, when she was cast for the recurring role of Hayley Steele in the TV series “The Troop”. The story follows a trio of teenagers in a fictional town of Lakewood, who capture monsters and fight against various supernatural phenomena. It was described as ‘”Men in Black” at a suburban high school’, and firstly aired on Nickelodeon ’til 2011 and then on Nicktoons ’til 2013. Gage portrayed the character of the most popular girl in school – Hayley Steele – and appeared in 40 episodes through the show’s two-season-long run.

Between 2011 and 2012, she also starred in the rescuing role of Tessa Banner in the TV crime drama series “Ringer”, while through 2012 and 2013 she starred as Erica Reyes in the TV series “Teen Wolf“. She joined the crew during the show’s second season, and reprised her role as the first living female werewolf through its second and third seasons, appearing in 11 episodes. It is certain that these major roles have helped young Gage Golightly to establish herself as a promising actress, and have also dramatically increased her popularity.

In 2013 she appeared in the crime drama movie “Gone Missing”, which was followed by the recurring role of Karen in the TV sport comedy series “Red Oaks”, which she occasionally reprised ’til 2017. In 2015 and 2016, Gage appeared in two critically booed horror movies – “Exeter” and “Cabin Fever”, before guest starring in TV series “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit”, and “Ten Days in the Valley” throughout 2017.

Some of Golightly’s most recent acting engagements include appearances in comedy movies “Step Sisters” (2018) and “The Last Summer” (2019), as well as in a couple of episodes of the TV Sci-Fi comedy drama series “iZombie”. During her professional acting career so far, active since 2002, Gage Golightly has added almost 30 credits to her professional portfolio.

Personal Life

Gage sports a slim and toned body, and is standing 5ft 8ins (1.72m) tall, her weight is around 120lbs (54 kg), and she has an hourglass silhouette with vital statistics measuring 35-24-35; her dress size is US 4. All these perks, in addition to her blonde hair and piercing blue eyes, make her appearance quite alluring and camera-friendly.

She is also active on the popular social media network Instagram, on which her official account – @gagegolightly, although containing only two posts so far, but has already amassed a total of 105,000 followers.

When it comes to her personal life, despite her popularity and activities on social media, Gage has somehow managed to keep her private life quite secretive and far from the media, as there aren’t many available yet relevant details about it. In the past, she was allegedly romantically connected to popular English musician Zayn Malik, but that was never confirmed. Prior to this, she was linked to colleagues actors James Maslow and Colton Haynes. Additionally, she recently posted on her Instagram a photo of herself and music producer and director Jason-Christopher Mayer from their mutual trip to Paris, France. However, the true nature of their relation hasn’t been publicly revealed, and is still wrapped in a mystery.

Net Worth

Have you ever wondered how much wealth this 25-year-old American actress has accumulated so far? How rich Gage Golightly is? According to sources, it is estimated that the total of her net worth, speaking as of mid-2019, revolves around quite an impressive sum of $3 million, all acquired through her prosperous acting career that currently spans almost 17 years.

General Info

Full NameGage Golightly
Height1.73 m


MoviesStep Sisters, Cabin Fever, Exeter, The Long Shot, Speakeasy
TV ShowsThe Troop, Ringer, Teen Wolf, Heartland, 5ive Days to Midnight

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1On her birthday, in 2012, she adopted a dog named Ellie.
2She attends FSHA.
3Has a brother and likes to help him out in his pizza parlor.
4Is the youngest of four siblings.
5Has a dog named Santa.




The Vest2003ShortKaren
Step Sisters2017post-productionLibby
Red Oaks2014-2016TV SeriesKaren
Cabin Fever2016Karen
Teen Wolf2012-2013TV SeriesErica Reyes
Gone Missing2013Matty
Company Town2013TV MovieKrista
Ringer2011-2012TV SeriesTessa Banner
Growing Up Normal2011TV MovieKaren Jackson
Big Time Rush2011TV SeriesAnnie
The Troop2009-2011TV SeriesHayley Steele
True Jackson, VP2010TV SeriesVanessa
Heartland2007TV SeriesThea Grant
Brothers & Sisters2006TV SeriesPaige Traylor
The Suite Life of Zack and Cody2006TV SeriesVanessa
Don't Ask2005TV MovieIvy Collins
5ive Days to Midnight2004TV Mini-SeriesJesse Neumeyer
The Long Shot2004TV MovieTaylor Garrett
Sudbury2004TV MovieKylie Owens
A Carol Christmas2003TV MovieNine Year Old Carol


Home & Family2016TV SeriesHerself
Exeter: Behind the Blood2015ShortHerself
IMDb on the Scene2015TV SeriesHerself
Cheers 2 That!2014TV SeriesHerself - Guest
78th Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade2009TV MovieHerself

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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