David Pegram (AEA / SAG-AFTRA) was born and raised in Houston, Texas, where he attended The High School for the Performing and Visual Arts in theatre. He later went on to receive a BFA in Acting from Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers University. David now lives and works in New York City.
David was an original cast member of Lincoln Center Theatre’s acclaimed production of War Horse, which went on to win five Tony Awards, including Best Play. David was most recently seen in Zoe Kazan’s After The Blast at Lincoln Center’s Claire Tow Theatre. Select theatrical credits include; Animal at Atlantic Theater Company, Broke-Ology at Theatreworks Hartford, A Few Good Men at the Alley Theatre, Fly at The Repertory Theatre of St. Louis, The Piano Lesson at McCarter Theatre Center, and The Lion In Winter at the Guthrie Theatre.
Film and Television credits include roles on the ABC drama The Family and the CBS drama Madam Secretaryas well as a role in the independent feature film Camp Wedding.
In 2016, David was a recipient of the prestigious Leonore Annenberg Fellowship, a grant given to artists that have been nominated by professional theatrical institutions. The grant, which lasts two years, was given to David after receiving a nomination from Andre Bishop of Lincoln Center Theater.
David is currently understudying Bryan Tyree Henry in Lobby Hero on Broadway.