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Ashley Benson

Short Biography

Ashley Benson is known as an American actress and model. She is most famous for her role as Hanna Marin in the teen mystery drama television series Pretty Little Liars and the film Spring Breakers co starring Selena Gomez and Vanessa Hudgens.

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Ashley Victoria Benson was born on December 18, 1989, in Anaheim Hills, Anaheim, California, where she experienced childhood in the realm of entertainment. She was raised by her folks Jeff Benson and Shannon Harte along with her elder sister named Shaylene. Her father is of English and German ancestry and her mom is of Irish ancestry.

Career as Model

Ashley started her career as a model in dance catalogs when she was five years of age. She appeared in a few musicals by the age of eight. From that point forward, she started modeling under The Ford Modeling Agency in print catalogs. She additionally appeared in a Lil' Romeo music video as a student in 2002.

She showed up in the Zoey 101 scene "Quinn's Date" in March 2005. Benson has additionally appeared in the music video recordings "That Girl", "BlackLight", and "Sincerely". She made her acting introduction in the TV film Nikki in 2002. In 2004, she signed a three-year contract with the NBC daytime soap opera Days of Our Lives.

Ashley started playing Abigail Deveraux on Days of Our Lives on November 12, 2004, and appeared in the series until 2007. In 2008, she appeared in the film Fab Five: The Texas Cheerleader Scandal, where she played head team captain, Brooke.

Benson featured in ABC's 2009 TV series Eastwick as Mia Torcoletti. She depicted the role until 2010. In December 2009, Benson was given a role as Hanna Marin in the mystery spine chiller teenager drama series Pretty Little Liars. From that point forward, she depicts Hanna in the series and has appeared in 165 scenes till now.

Dating & Breakups

Ashley Benson is an unmarried actress but has been dating in the entertainment scene. She dated Justin Thorne from 2008 to 2009. After that quick relationship, she was in a fleeting association with actor Chord Overstreet. In January 2011, she started dating Ryan Good. The couple split up in 2016.

After the split with Ryan, Ashley opened up to the world and revelead that she is a lesbian. As of late, Ashley was seen clasping hands out in the open with Cara Delevingne. They were spotted after the date in bar Lucky Strike, New York.

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Last Modified : Jan 28 2020