Ashley Michele Greene is an actor of American origin. She is best known for her role as Alice Cullen in the film adaptation of Stephanie Meyer’s hit books, The Twilight Series. Read on to find out more about Ashley Green’s life, career, achievements and net worth in 2018.
Ashley Greene Early Life
Ashley was born on February 21, 1987 in the town of Jacksonville, in Florida, to Michele and Joe Greene. She studied at University Christian School before she switched to Wolfson High School. When she was just seventeen years old, Green decided to leave Florida and head to L.A. to make a name for herself as an actress in Hollywood.
Ashley Greene Career, Awards & Achievement
Ashley’s initial plans had been to pursue a modelling career. However, she was informed that her frame of 1.65m was too short to fit into that industry. She was advised to continue a career in commercials on television.
Se took a lot of acting classes and realised that her calling did in fact lie with acting and not modelling. When she started out, she found guest roles in shows like Punk’d and Crossing Jordan. However, it is with her casting in Twilight that she began to make a mark in Hollywood. Her role as Alice Cullen was appreciated by the masses. The movies included, Twilight, New Moon, Eclipse and Breaking Dawn. The latter was broken down into two parts, released at different times.
In 2009, she was also a part of the movie, Summer’s Blood.
She also portrayed the role of a character named, Michelle Burkham, in a film called, Skateland. The film made its debut in the Sundance Film Festival in 2010.
In 2011, she was cast in the movie, A Warrior’s Heart. She co-starred in it with Kellan Lutz who was also with her in The Twilight Saga.
In 2012, she was also one of the cast members of Dark Castle Entertainment’s, The Apparition, which was a horror movie.
She was also the star of a movie called, CBGB, which was a historical drama, produced in the year 2013.
Ashley Greene has reportedly dated Joe Jonas.
She got engaged to Paul Khoury in December 2016.
In 2009, she was the subject of much scandal when her nude portraits were released online.
Awards & Achievement
In 2010, she became the recipient of “The Style Icon Award” at the award ceremony organized by Hollywood Life, Young Hollywood Awards.
She was also given an award by PETA, for being the face of AVON, which refused to test its products on animals.
In 2009, she won the Teen choice award for her role in Twilight, in the category, Choice Movie: Fresh Face Female.
She won the Teen Choice Award in three categories in 2010 and 2011: Scene Stealer Female, Most Fanatic Fans (which she shared with the whole cast), Scene Stealer Female for her role as Alice Cullen in The Twilight Saga: New Moon, The Twilight Saga: Eclipse, The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1.
Ashley was nominated for the Scream Awards in the category of Best Supporting Actress and Best Ensemble cast in 2009.
Net Worth of Ashley Greene
Ashley Greene has an estimated net worth of $12 million. Most of her wealth comes from her role in Twilight as well as some of her brand endorsements.
After her breakthrough role in The Twilight Saga, Ashley Greene has tried to make a niche for herself in other endeavours. She has appeared in both Tv series as well as in movies and has portrayed her fine skills as an actor. We hope to see more of Ashley on the big screen!