Ashley Benson Biography
Two times Teen Choice Awards winner, Ashley Benson is an emerging actress from United States. She has also established herself as a model. She is popular in the world for portraying her role in the television series, Pretty Little Liars. Ashley Benson was from middle class family born as Ashley Victoria Benson in Anaheim Hills, Anaheim, California, United States of America to Shannon Harte and Jeff Benson. She is an American and is of white ethnicity and is Irish, English and German descent.
In 2011, she was romantically linked with Ryan Good. They dated each other for about two years and finally broke up after two years in 2013. She claimed that she broke up with him because she was not able to spend her precious time with him because of her hectic schedule.
In 1993, she took part is several dancing competitions and showed how good she is in ballet, jazz, hip hop and many more. The same year, she also sang several songs in church. The following year in 1995, she began her modeling career and during that time she was associated with The Ford Modeling Agency. In 1999, she appeared in several TV commercials and that was the beginning of her acting career. Till now, she has appeared in more than twenty television series and movies and some of them are The West Wing, Ratter, Bart Got a Room and many more. For her role in Days of Our Lives, she earned the salary of $6,000 per episode. Her net worth is rumored to be around $3 million.
Born in Anaheim Hills, Anaheim, California
Ashley Benson was from middle class family born as Ashley Victoria Benson in Anaheim Hills, Anaheim, California, United States of America to Shannon Harte and Jeff Benson. She is an American and is of white ethnicity and is Irish, English and German descent.Edit
Began her dancing career
Her interest in music and arts was from her childhood days, it is said that she began dancing since she was three and she began dancing in several dancing competitions since she was four. From that time on, she has shown how good she is in ballet, jazz, hip hop and many more.Edit
Began her modeling career
She was kind of lucky as she was able to begin her modeling career since the age of five. When she was eight, she was associated with The Ford Modeling Agency and with them she appeared in several print advertisements.Edit
Began her acting career
Her interest in arts, music and theatres lead her to pursue her career in acting. After she gained some name and fame as a model and a dancer, she entered into the acting world and she appeared in several TV commercials. She played her first acting role in television series, Nikki.Edit
Rose to prominence
Though she gained early name and fame as a model, it took her more than a decade to finally earn her name as an actress. Though she began her acting career in 1999 it was from 2010, she became known as an actress.Edit
Won Young Hollywood Awards
She has also once been honored with the Young Hollywood Awards. She got her one and only nomination in this award in 2011 and that was for portraying her role in the television series. She won this award for Cast To Watch and shared it with several of her co-stars.Edit
Broke up with Ryan Good
Her love life with Ryan Good didn't last that long. They dated each other for about two years and finally broke up after two years in 2013. She claimed that she broke up with him because she was not able to spend her precious time with him because of her hectic schedule.Edit
Became the face of evening-wear
It’s almost been more than two decades; she has been involved in modeling and fashion designing. During her career, she has appeared in several fashion shows. In 2013, she was made the face of evening-wear designer Faviana.Edit
Won Teen Choice Awards
Teen Choice Awards is one of the prestigious awards in the acting world and everyone really fells honored if they win this award. In 2014, she got her first nomination in this award and she won this award that year for Choice Summer TV Star: Female.Edit
Nominated in People's Choice Awards, USA
Besides being honored with several awards, she has also been nominated in People's Choice Awards, USA. Recently in 2015, she was nominated in this award and that was from the category, Favorite Cable TV Actress.Edit