• Gregory Kasyan was born in Los Angeles, California in June 2001
• Gained recognition after portraying Eli Cardashyan in 10 episodes of the 2019 action adventure comedy series “Daybreak”
• Has appeared in movies such as “Miss India America”, “The Persian Connection”, “War Dogs” and “Quest: The Truth Always Rises”
• Has appeared in TV series such as “Hawaii Five-0”, “NCIS: New Orleans”, “Bosch” and “The Brave”
• Has a net worth of over $200,000
Gregory Kasyan Wiki Bio
Gregory Kasyan was born in Los Angeles, California USA, on 26 June 2001 – his zodiac sign is Cancer and he holds American nationality. He is an actor who gained recognition after portraying Eli Cardashyan in 10 episodes of the 2019 action adventure comedy series “Daybreak”, created by Aron Eli Coleite and Brad Peyton, and which starred Colin Ford, Alyvia Alyn Lind and Sophie Simnett. The story follows the teenager Josh who is searching for his girlfriend after an apocalypse, and is joined by his friends Angelica and Wesley (his former bully). The series was nominated for three awards.
Childhood and education
Gregory was raised alongside his siblings in Los Angeles, by his father who is a theatre actor and his mother who is working as a nurse at a local hospital.
He was eight years old when he became interested in acting, and started practicing his skills at a local theatre. Gregory got to launch his acting career at the age of nine when he appeared in the episodes “The Break-Up” and “The Bee” of the comedy series “The Middle”, which starred Patricia Heaton, Neil Flynn and Charlie McDermott, and is about a dysfunctional family living in Orson in Indiana. Gregory focused mostly on acting, and spent most of his free time improving his skills, and after enrolling at a local Los Angeles high school in 2015, Gregory became physically active as he started playing soccer and football.
Upon matriculation in 2019, he chose not to enroll at a college but to focus on his acting career.
Roles in movies
Gregory made his debut film appearance in 2011, when cast to play Evan in the short comedy “Shape” both written and directed by Vanessa Parise, and which starred Jillian Bach, Amanda Detmer and Olivia Hochman.
The year 2015 saw him play Mike Jr in the family comedy “Miss India America” written and directed by Ravi Kapoor, and which starred Tiya Sircar, Hannah Simone and Kosha Patel – the story follows Lily Prasad as she’s competing to become Miss India America, and it won three awards while it was nominated for one other. The following year saw Gregory portray Sasha in the action crime mystery movie “The Persian Connection”, written and directed by Daniel Grove. and which follows an Iranian gangster who has to find his boss’ drugs after being accused of stealing them.
Gregory then made an uncredited appearance as Efraim in the critically acclaimed biographical crime comedy movie “War Dogs”, which starred Jonah Hill, Miler Teller and Steven Lantz, and is about two men who took a $300 million contract with the Pentagon to arm America’s ally forces in Afghanistan – the film was nominated for three awards including one Golden Globe. In 2017, he played Sammy in the romantic action drama “Badsville” which follows a gang leader who falls in love, and for his performance Gregory was nominated for a Maverick Movie Award for Best Supporting Actor: Feature.
Gregory’s most recent role in a movie has been in the 2017 biographical drama “Quest: The Truth Always Rises”, written and directed by Santiago Rizzo, and which starred Lou Diamond Phillips, LaKeith Stanfield and Betsy Brandt – it’s a true love story about how compassion and empathy can guide one on the right path. The film won eight awards and was nominated for three others while Gregory won a Seymour Cassel Award for Outstanding Performance by an Actor and an Audience Award for Favorite Actor.
Roles in TV series
He played James Slater in the 2012 episode “Ohuna” of the action crime drama “Hawaii Five-0” starring Alex O’Loughlin, Scott Caan and Taylor Wily, and which is about Steve McGarrett who is investigating the death of his father with the task force Five-0 – the series won 18 awards and was nominated for 23 others, while Gregory was nominated for a Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a TV Series – Guest Starring Young Actor 11-13.
He then played Sami in the episode “Stolen Valor” of the mystery crime drama “NCIS: New Orleans”, and Young Harry in two episodes of the critically acclaimed crime drama “Bosch”, created by Eric Ellis Overmyer and which starred Titus Welliver, Jamie Hector and Amy Aquino – it’s about a Los Angeles Police Department homicide detective who is being trialed for killing a serial killer while trying to catch the killer of a 13-year old boy. The series won seven awards and was nominated for 10 others, including one Primetime Emmy.
In 2017, Gregory played Asim Bayoud in the episode “It’s All Personal” of the action thriller drama “The Brave” while his most recent role in a TV series has been in the episode “Show Boat” of the comedy “The Kids Are Alright” in which he played Gino.
Love life and girlfriend
Gregory is quite secretive when it comes to his love life, and hasn’t talked about any girls he might have dated, and because of this and the fact that he hasn’t been seen spending time with any girls, there are rumors circulating the internet that Gregory might be gay, but not ready to come out of the closet – two of his ‘fans’ have even claimed to have seen him being rather too close to a male friend at a gay club in Los Angeles, but this hasn’t been confirmed.
There are also those who believe Gregory to be in a long-term relationship with his high school sweetheart, who he has allegedly been keeping away from the media’s attention, and whom he has been with for nearly three years now.
As Gregory hasn’t commented on the rumors concerning his sexuality and relationship status, he is single as of November 2020, hasn’t married and doesn’t have children.
Hobbies and other interests
He is physically very active as it is important for his acting career to stay fit – Gregory has several training session at the gym each week, while he also often plays basketball with his friends – he likes to watch the National Basketball Association (NBA) and is cheering for the Los Angeles Lakers. Summer is his favorite season, as Gregory enjoys sun tanning, swimming in the ocean and playing beach soccer, and he generally dislikes winter and being cold.
He is a lover of animals but doesn’t have a pet because of a lack of time to take proper care of it.
He has his own favorite actors and actresses some of whom are Russell Crowe, Robert Downey Jr. and Natalie Portman, and a few of his favorite movies are “The Gladiator”, “A Good Year” and “Ironman” – he also likes to watch comedy series such as “Rick & Morty” (animated), “That ‘70s Show” and “Friends”.
Age, height and net worth
Gregory’s age is 19. He has short brown hair and blue eyes, his height is 5ft 6ins (1.67m) and he weighs around 110lbs (50kgs).
As of November 2020, his net worth has been estimated at over $200,000.