Ashley Benson is an American actress and model, known for her role as Hanna Marin in the teen mystery drama television series Pretty Little Liars. She starred in the films Bring It On: In It to Win It, Christmas Cupid, Spring Breakers, Ratter and Chronically Metropolitan.

Birth Name

Ashley Victoria Benson

Nickname

Ash, AshBenzo, Benzo, AshB

Profession

Actress, Model, Dancer

Nationality

American

Personal Life

Birthday / Date of Birth

Ashley Benson was born on December 18, 1989, in Anaheim Hills, California, United States.

Age

She is currently 29 years old.

Sun Sign

Sagittarius

Ethnicity

White

Religion

Christianity

Education

Ashley didn’t go to high school. She was homeschooled.

Family Details

  • Father – Jeff Benson
  • Mother – Shannon Benson

  • Siblings – Shaylene (Older Sister) (Laker Girl)

Marital Status

Single

Boyfriend / Spouse

Ashley Benson has dated –

  • Justin Thorne (2008-2009) – American singer Justin Thorne or Jj dated together from 2008 until 2009.
  • Ryan Good (2011-2013; 2013-2014) – He is an American personality who started dating Benson in January 2011 and continued his relationship with her until February 2013. They reconciled in November 2013 but again broke up in December 2014.
  • James Franco (2012-2013) – They both met on the sets of “Spring Breakers” and were said to be dating each other from October 2012 to 2013.
  • Tyler Blackburn (2013) – Both of these had appeared together in 2010 in “Pretty Little Liars.” They started dating in March 2013 after they met on the set of “Pretty Little Liars.” They were also a romantic couple on the TV show. After dating for about 6 months, they finally separated in October 2013.
  • Nat Wolff (2015) – In October 2015, they were RUMORed to be dating each other. At that time, she was found with him having coffee and walking hand in hand.
  • Cara Delevingne (2018-Present) – In May 2018, English model and actress, Cara Delevingne and Ashley were seen together for the first time when they were departing from the Lauryn Hill concert. After that, they were seen together multiple times and also celebrated Cara’s birthday together. In August 2018, they sort of confirmed the relationship after they kissed in public at the Heathrow Airport in London.

Physical Statistics

Height

  • In feet – 5 feet 3¾ inches
  • In centimeters – 162 cm
  • In meters – 1.62 m

Weight

  • In Kilograms – 54 kg
  • In Pounds – 119 lbs

Body Measurements

  • Measurements – 36-25-34
  • Bust – 36 inches
  • Waist – 25 inches
  • Hip – 34 inches
  • Bra Size – 32B

Body Build

Slim

Eye Color

Blue

Hair Color

Blonde

Shoe Size

She wears a size 7.5 (US) shoe.

Dress Size

Her dress size is 5 (US).

Sexuality

Bisexual

Professional Statistics

Famous For

Her role as Hanna Marin in the American teen drama mystery-thriller television series, Pretty Little Liars.

Film Debut

In 2004, American romantic comedy fantasy film 13 Going on 30 (known as Suddenly 30) for her role as Six Chick.

Television Debut

American sitcom that aired on The WB from 2000 to 2002, Nikki for her role as a dancer. She appeared in just 1 episode titled “Working Girl” in season 2 and episode 18.

Brand Endorsements

As a kid, she has appeared in a Barbie doll commercial. Bongo Jeans with Lucy Hale in 2012.

Awards & Nominations

YearAwardCategoryWorkResult
2011
Young Hollywood AwardsCast to WatchPretty Little LiarsWon
Youth Rock AwardsRockin’ TV ActressWon
2013
Alliance of Women Film Journalists AwardsActress Most in Need of a New AgentSpring BreakersNominated
Capricho AwardsBest Make OutNominated
Best International ActressPretty Little LiarsNominated
2014
MTV Movie AwardsBest KissSpring BreakersNominated
Teen Choice AwardsChoice Summer TV Star – FemalePretty Little LiarsWon
Candie’s Choice Style IconHerselfNominated
2015
People’s Choice AwardsFavorite Cable TV ActressPretty Little LiarsNominated
Teen Choice AwardsChoice Summer TV Star: FemaleWon
2016
People’s Choice AwardsFavorite Cable TV ActressNominated
Teen Choice AwardsChoice TV Actress: DramaWon
Choice TV: ChemistryWon
2017
People’s Choice AwardsFavorite Cable TV ActressNominated

Ashley Benson Favorites

  • Favorite TV Programs – Days Of Our Lives (1965-), Bad Sex (2011-), Skins (2007-)
  • Favorite Makeup Products – Benefit Some Kind-A Gorgeous Powder, Make Up For Ever Full Cover Concealer, MAC Shadestick, NARS Highlighting / Bronzing Blush Duo.

Ashley Benson Net worth

Ashley Benson has an estimated net worth of $7 million dollars as of 2019.

Social Media Profiles

Some Lesser Known Facts About Ashley Benson

  • Benson started dancing at the age of four and that too competitively.
  • She has performed dancing in ballet, jazz, hip-hop and lyrical.
  • When she was eight, she was approached by the Ford Modeling Agency.
  • She has a flair for singing and has appeared in choir groups and musicals.
  • In 1999, she started her acting career.
  • She used to take $6000 for a single episode for TV series Days of Our Lives. She had a 3-year contract with them.
  • She has a crush on Johnny Depp.
  • She is good friends with Selena Gomez, Keegan Allen, Ian Harding, Vanessa Hudgens, Chord Overstreet, Cassie Scerbo, Dianna Agron, Francia Raisa, Emma Roberts, and Taylor Lautner.
  • Ashley has appeared in various TV shows as a guest like “How I Met Your Mother” (2013), Punk’d (2012), Supernatural (2008), CSI: Miami (2008), etc.
  • In 2009, Benson starred in ABC’s short-lived supernatural comedy television series Eastwick.
  • In December 2009, Benson was cast as Hanna Marin in the ABC Family mystery-thriller teen drama series Pretty Little Liars, based on the novel series by Sara Shepard.
  • In 2010, Benson starred in the television film Christmas Cupid alongside Christina Milian and Chad Michael Murray, which also aired on ABC Family.
  • In January 2013, she became the face of Faviana (Evening wear designer).
  • In 2016, Benson appeared in the biographical comedy-drama film Elvis & Nixon as Margaret.