From the beginning, Ashley has been a performer. She developed her natural conversational and performance abilities at a very early age.
Ashley began dance lessons at two, which lead to competing in competitions. Her first solo, “Animal Crackers”, won her first place, at which the judges were amazed with the stage presence she possessed for a two year old.
Performances were not limited to competitions; she put on a show wherever there was a willing, available audience.
At three, she had her first commercial audition. The director recognized her as a “natural” and said he only saw one other child like her in his entire career. The next day she booked the principal role.
When Ashley was four, she began her formal acting lessons and the following year, she accepted representation from a LA agency. Ashley has been in multiple commercials, feature films and TV shows; consistently showing a great passion for the performing arts by diligently pursuing improvement through teachers, coaches and role models.
Ashley has received numerous awards for her performances including the Rising Star Award. She loves reading, singing, dancing, riding bikes, creating stories, writing songs and listening to music.
Ashley has appeared in television shows such as "Prison Break", "Las Vegas", "Partners", "Shake It Up", and is currently working on a Cartoon Network pilot called "Aliens in the House".
She is mostly recognized from her role as Hannah Pearson in the movie "Aliens in the Attic", which she starred in alongside Ashley Tisdale. She then went on to co-star in the movie "Judy Moody & the NOT Bummer Summer", as Jessica Finch. She is currently filming a movie called "Yellow Day" with Drew Seeley, which is set to wrap filming in May 2012. She will star in the film "Gideon's Gift", where she's been cast as Gideon Mercer. The movie is based on the book with the same name by Karen Kingsbury. It is set for a 2012 release.
You can hear her voice in "Happy Feet Two", "X-Men: First Class", "Shrek Forever After", "Mr. Poppin's Penguins", "Little Fockers" and in the Disney video game, "Tangled", Ashley's the voices of the three sisters. She's also the voice of the Disney Toddler Cinderella Doll.
Some of her national commercials include - Manwich, Samsung, Quilted Northern, Go-Gurt, Burger King, Sears and the list goes on.