Ashley Greene, is it not a familiar name? Indeed it is. She is an American model and actress. Most of the general mass knows her as the attractive, funny Alice Cullen who was seen in the Twilight movie series based on Stephanie Meyer’s book. Her incredible expressive acting is reason enough for her fame. Let us know more about the life, career, achievements and net worth of Ashley Greene in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Ashley was born in Jacksonville of Florida, United States. 21st February 1987 is her date of birth. She was born into the family of Joe Greene and Michele Greene. Middleburg town is where her childhood memories are installed. Her schooling was done from University Christian School for some time and then from Wolfson High School. When she was 17, she decided to shift to Los Angeles, California for her career in acting.
Ashley chose Paul Khoury as her partner in life who is an Australian Television announcer. They tied knots on the 6th of July, 2018 at San Jose of California. Other than acting she was also interested in sports in her early days as she watched football. She even went to watch games with her then-boyfriend Joe Jonas.
In the year 2009, she was faced with a troublesome situation when nude portraits of hers were leaked over the internet on different websites. Thankfully she met it boldly. Later she posed for the advertisements of SoBe in a body painted bikini being nude in 2010. She received many awards and prizes for modelling and acting too.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Her career started with modeling, but eventually, she grew interested in acting in films and series. Though she was rejected in the beginning at the Hollywood stating her frame of 1.65m too short for the field, she didn’t lose hope and enrolled herself in various acting classes and refined her skills. She appeared in TV shows like “Crossing Jordan” and “Punk’d”.
Her first break was the role of Alice Cullen in The Twilight movie. Her extraordinary performance in it caught the attention of the audience and the directors also. Then onwards she started receiving roles in movies like “Summer’s Blood”, “A Warrior’s Heart”, etc. Her work is varied in the industry as she worked in different genre movies and could avoid the monotony.
2010 was the year of her receiving “The Style Icon Award” organised by the Young Hollywood Awards. She also won awards like the Teen Choice Award in 2009 for ‘Fresh Face Female’ category, and the same award in 2010 and 2011 for the category of ‘Scene Stealer Female’ for the role of Alice in Twilight Saga. 2009 won her nomination of the Scream Awards for ‘Best Ensemble cast’ and ‘the Best Supporting Actress’.
Net Worth & Earnings
Ashley Greene has a net worth of $12 million now, and she has earned it through her performance at the Hollywood Industry and modelling career too.
She never gave up on herself in spite of the world saying no to her face. She is a real inspiration for achieving the goal by hook or by crook.