is an American actress and model who is well known for her role as Hanna Marin on the teen drama television series Pretty Little Liars. Here are some surprising facts about Ashley Benson- Hanna from Pretty Little Liars that all Pretty Little Liars fans should know.
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- Ashley was born on 18th December 1989 at California. She also has an elder sister, Shaylene.
- At an early age, she developed a passion for dancing and singing. She was the champion of almost all forms of dance,
whether it be ballet, jazz or even hip hop. She has a God- gifted melodious voice. She enjoyed singing and also participated in various musicals. At the age 4, she gave an audition for a singing solo at the church at four Christmas services.
- At the age of 5, she came as a model for various dance catalogs. After three years she began modeling as a profession under the banner of Ford Modeling Agency in print advertisements.
- At the age of 10, Ashley Benson decided her career path and started pursuing her career in acting by appearing in a various number of Ads, films, and television.
- In the year 2004, she signed a contract with NBC daytime soap ‘Days of Our Lives’ for three years, in this, she was commended for her acting skills performing as Abigail ‘Abby’ Deveraux. In the same year, Benson made her debut as one of the six chicks for the film 13 Going On 30.
- In the year 2004 Ashley signed a contract to star in ‘Pretty Little Liars’ based on the novel series by Sara Shepard as Hanna Marin in the Freeform mystery-thriller teen-drama.
- Apart from Television, Benson’s popularity and fame grew with her films in the year 2012 crime thriller ‘Spring Breakers’ and in the horror drama ‘Ratter’ in the year 2015. In the same year, she also appeared in an episode of ‘Punk’d’ television series.
- Her inherent talent in acting and drama is always shown in her work.
- Ashley Benson revealed that she was recently rejected for a role because she is ‘too fat’; despite being a slim size two. Ashley also said that she has a serious eating disorder.
- She is very open about the rumors of her love life and claiming that no gossip about her dating with her co-stars is true. Ashley also denied rumors that she was dating the Paper Towns star Nat Wolff and Twilight heartthrob Taylor Lautner.
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