Wiley is an award winning actor, director, producer, vegetarian adventurer, and inhabitant of our beautiful planet; currently based in Los Angeles on the unceded lands of the Tongva, Kith, Gabrielinos, and Gabrieleños. While growing up in Seattle (on the traditional land of the Coast Salish people, including the Duwamish People past and present), Wiley discovered their love of theatrics at seven years old when stepping on stage for the first time to play John Darling in Peter Pan. Since then he has gone on to perform in theaters across the country and internationally working on Off-Broadway, Showtime, HBO, Travel Channel, Netflix, Amazon, and Hulu productions.
Wiley has trained with the Atlantic Theatre Company, The Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts, SITI Theatre Company, The Groundlings, and New Studio on Broadway. Beyond performing Wiley works as an arts educator, photographer, director, puppeteer, and acting/movement coach. They are currently on the managing team of the Hollywood Fringe Festival.
"I am drawn to projects that deal with intersections of queerness, sustainability, health, and social justice; shared through a collaboration of different forms of artistic expression. I'm especially passionate about stories that reverberate empathy, celebration, responsibility, and ultimately action."
What People are Saying about Wiley...
"Wiley acts with a quality of ease and I see him bringing so many dynamic aspects of himself to the stage."
- Jacquelyn Landgraf (Atlantic Theatre Company)
"Wiley lights up the stage, using his innate sense of comedic timing to create a joyous and energetic performance."
- The Beachcomber News (In a review of Wiley's performance as Seymour in Little Shop of Horrors)
"He reminds me of my grandmother."
- Someone who also called Wiley a talented hard working professional.