Ashley Michele Greene (Jacksonville, Florida; February 21, 1987), better known as Ashley Greene, is an American actress and model known for her role as Alice Cullen in the Twilight saga.
Early Life of Ashley Green:
Ashley was born in Jacksonville, Florida, and is the daughter of Michele, who is an insurer, and Joe Greene, a United States Marine who now owns his own business. She grew up in Middleburg and Jacksonville and attended University Christian School before transferring to Wolfson High School when she was in the tenth grade. She moved to Los Angeles, California at the age of 17 to pursue an acting career. Greene has an older brother named Joe, who still resides in Jacksonville with his parents.
Greene is good friends with her Twilight co-stars, particularly actors Kellan Lutz and Jackson Rathbone whom she knew prior to filming the series. Greene has indicated that she grew up watching soccer and is a fan of the Florida Gators. In 2009, nude self-portraits of Greene leaked online. Her attorneys threatened to sue various websites that posted the photos.
Personal Life of Ashley Greene:
The actress is a lover of pets, especially dogs. In March 2013, the apartment that the actress occupied on the third floor of a building in West Hollywood caught fire. In the incident, they were only able to rescue one of her two dogs at the time and the other died. The two pets were Fox Terriers.
In the summer of 2010, she began dating singer Joe Jonas, a member of the Jonas Brothers band. In March 2011, it was reported that the couple had broken up after nine months of dating due to their busy schedules.
Ashley and actor and musician Reeve Carney were confirmed dating in early December 2011. The relationship ended after ten months. Since October 2013, the actress has been in a relationship with Australian television host Paul Khoury. She married him in July 2018.
Personal information of Ashley Greene:
Complete Name: Ashley Michele Greene
Nicknames: Ash, Asher, Chewey
Date of Birth: February 21, 1987
Birthplace: Jacksonville, Florida, U.S.
Occupation: Actress, Model
Zodiac Sign: Pisces
Eye Color: Hazel
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Father: Joe Greene
Mother: Michele Greene
Siblings: Joe Greene
Height: 5′ 5″ (165 cm)
Weight: 50 kg (110 pounds)
Bra Size: 32B
Shoe Size: 8 (US)
Dress Size: 4 (US)
Body Measurements: 34-26-34
Active from: 2005-present
Net worth: $12 Million
Professional Life of Ashley Greene:
Initially her wish was to become a model, but she was told that she was not tall enough to be a fashion model. After taking acting classes, she decided to pursue an acting career and left her work as a model aside. She has participated in various television series such as Punk’d and Crossing Jordan as well as commercials such as Burger King. In 2005 she appeared in the music video for the duet t.A.T.u, titled Dangerous and Moving.
In 2008 she played Alice Cullen in the film Twilight, based on the bestseller of the same name by Stephenie Meyer. She reprised this role in the following films in the series: New Moon, Eclipse, and both parts of Breaking Dawn. Also in 2008, she was part of the music video for the song Decode by the punk-rock group Paramore. This song was released as part of the album Twilight: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack, Twilight’s official soundtrack. In 2009, she acted in the Canadian thriller Summer’s Blood, which premiered in November of that year.
Greene played the role of Michelle Burkham in the drama film Skateland, which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in 2010. Additionally, that year, she received The Style Icon Award at the Hollywood Life’s Young Hollywood Awards. In 2011 she starred alongside her Twilight co-star Kellan Lutz in the movie A Warrior’s Heart as Brooklyn Milligan, the love interest of Lutz’s character.
In 2011 she participated in the movie Butter, alongside Jennifer Garner and Ty Burrell. Ashley plays Kaitlin Pickler, the rebellious stepdaughter of Laura Pickler, a character played by Jennifer Garner. In 2012, Greene appeared in the teen drama film LOL alongside Miley Cyrus and Demi Moore.
Greene plays Ashley, a classmate of Lola, a character played by Miley Cyrus, with whom at the beginning they are antagonistic but then towards the end her relationship changes. In November 2011, the media reported that the actress would participate in the American series Pan Am, initially signing to record three episodes.
The character she plays is Amanda, who will have direct contact with Ted, a role played by Michael Mosley. Their characters are childhood friends, since their parents were also friends. In early March 2012 the media reported that the actress will play the role of Alice Garano in the American film on ABC network, Americana. Ashley will play the role of a girl who will join the business of designer Robert Soulter, a character played by Anthony LaPaglia.
In 2012 she starred in the horror film The Apparition that tells the story of the young couple Kelly (Greene) and Ben (Sebastian Stan) who, when strange events begin to take place in their house, discover that there is a presence called by mistake during a parapsychological experiment at a university. This horrible apparition haunts them wherever they try to escape. Their last hope is an expert on the supernatural (Tom Felton), but even with his help, it may be too late to save them from a terrible force. The film began shooting on February 1, 2010 and had its premiere in 2012.
In July 2013 it was announced that Ashley would replace actress Anna Kendrick in the film Wish I Was Here due to the latter having scheduling problems due to the filming of another film.6 The film is directed by Zach Braff and co-starred by Jim Parsons, Kate Hudson and by the same direction. The film tells the story of Aidan Bloom (Braff), a 35-year-old actor, father, and husband who is still trying to find meaning in his life.
His dream as a boy of his was to be a space knight, and he still thinks about it constantly, despite his financial hardships. When he can no longer afford the private school for his children, he decides to start teaching them at his house. Although his life will soon turn into chaos, little by little he will discover traits of himself that he did not know.
A curious fact about the production of this film is that Zach Braff, after ensuring that large film studios were not an option to produce his film, launched an initiative through the Kickstarter financing platform, on April 24, asking his followers to support him to raise two million dollars, an amount he exceeded in just three days.
The campaign ended with a total of $ 3.1 million raised. The film premiered at the Sundance Film Festival on January 18, 2014. In June 2012 it was reported that Ashley would participate in the film CBGB playing the role of Lisa Kristal. The film focuses on the well-known New York club called CBGB, which remained for several decades being one of the references in the Big Apple until a tough internal dispute caused its closure in 2006. Its premiere in theaters was in October 2013.
She hosted the 2010 MTV Video Music Awards on September 12, 2010. On January 11, 2012, Ashley hosted the 2012 People’s Choice Awards. On June 6, 2012, she presented the award for Best Video Collaboration 2012. CMT Music Awards. On June 14, 2012, Ashley was the emcee of the Young Hollywood Awards, in which the actress also won the award for Female Superstar of Tomorrow.
Greene has been the cover of important magazines such as Nylon, Esquire Magazine, Women’s Health (South Africa), Marie Claire, (United States) GQ, BlackBook Magazine, Flare Magazine, Cosmopolitan, Allure Magazine, and from US magazine Lucky Magazine She appeared in a bodypaint bikini for the Lifewater Skinsuit campaign of SoBe drinks that appeared in the 2010 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition.
Ashley has worked as a model for photographers such as Carlos Armando or Tyler Shields and has done several advertising campaigns for.