Gregory Lucas Malek-Jones (born May 12, 1990) also known simply as Gregori Lukas is an American singer, dancer and actor. He has appeared with the New York City Ballet in numerous productions and was best known for playing the title role in George Balanchine's Nutcracker at the New York State Theater.
Malek-Jones attended the Professional Performing Arts School in New York City alongside Taylor Momsen and Paul Iacono, where he studied musical theater and dance. While in attendance at the Professional Performing Arts School, he was nominated for the New Jersey Theater Alliance's NJACT Perry Award for Best Male Ensemble actor in a musical for his role in the Montclair Operetta Club's Children of Eden. Gregori also attended the School of American Ballet in Lincoln Center from the years 2001-2007. During his term with the School Of American Ballet he performed in various shows with the New York City Ballet, including Harlequinade, Swan Lake, Vienna Waltzes, Sleeping Beauty and George Balanchine The Nutcracker. Malek-Jones has also starred in the film adaptation for the independent film Tap Dreams, directed by Anthony Giordano. Malek-Jones appeared with the Paper Mill Playhouse in various theater productions such as The King And I and Carousel. He also sang alongside Tony Award winner Ben Vereen for the New Voices concert in April 2003. In 2005, Malek-Jones appeared with New York City's Camp Broadway with "Melissa & Joey" star Joey Lawrence in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade singing "Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate the Positive". In February 2010, Gregory and his long time friend formed the pop music group Closet Boys and digitally released their debut single, "I Wanna Go", worldwide under The Island Def Jam DD Gregory now resides in Upper Montclair, New Jersey and New York City.
He is currently training with renowned vocal/piano coach Boris Buriev since 2009. Gregori Lukas is currently recording his debut album with Israeli producer/composer, Tomer Adaddi. Gregori released his debut single, "Stay", on February 5, 2013, and his sophomore single, Belong on March 5, 2015. They are both available on iTunes worldwide.
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