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Ashley Judd Biography

Ashley Judd is an American actress and political activist. She is best known for an ongoing acting career spanning more than two decades. Ashley is also known as the daughter of country music singer Naomi Judd and the sister of Wynonna Judd. Ashley grew up in a family where there were successful performing artists.  She has increasingly become involved in global humanitarian efforts and political activism. 

Ashley ‘s leading roles in films includes Ruby in Paradise (1993), Norma Jean & Marilyn (1996), A Time to Kill (1996 film), Kiss the Girls (1997), Double Jeopardy (1999), Where the Heart Is (2000), High Crimes (2002), De-Lovely (2004), Bug (2006), Dolphin Tale (2011), Divergent (2014), Dolphin Tale 2 (2014), and The Divergent Series: Insurgent (2015).

In the 2012 television series Missing she starred as Rebecca Winstone, for which she was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie. Ashley earned a one-year mid-career master’s degree in public administration from Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government in 2010. Ashley is a well-known Kentucky Wildcats men’s basketball fan, being present at most games.

Ashley Judd Age| How Old Is Ashley Judd

Ashley was born on April 19, 1968 in Granada Hills, Los Angeles. She is 51 years old as of 2019.

How Tall Is Ashley Judd | Ashley Judd Height | Ashley Judd Measurements

Ashley stands at a height of 1.7 m and a body measurements of 34-24-35.

Ashley Judd Family | Ashley Judd Mother | Ashley Judd Father

Ashley was born in Granada Hills, Los Angeles. Her parents are Naomi Judd who is a country music singer and motivational speaker, and Michael Charles Ciminella who is  a marketing analyst for the horseracing industry.  She has an elder sister known as Wynonna, who is also a country music singer.

Her paternal grandmother was a descendant of Mayflower pilgrim William Brewster and her paternal grandfather was of Sicilian descent.  During her birth, Ashley’s  mother was unemployed; she did not become well known as a singer until the early 1980s. In 1972 Judd’s parents divorced. The year which followed her mother took Ashley back to Naomi’s native Kentucky, where Judd spent the majority of her childhood.

Ashley And Wynonna Judd | Ashley Judd Sister

Wynonna is an older sister to Ashley. She was born on May 30, 1964. Wynonna is a country music singer. Her solo albums and singles are all credited to the single name Wynonna. She first rose to fame in the 1980s alongside her mother Naomi in the country music duo The Judds. They released seven albums on Curb Records in addition to 26 singles, of which 14 were number-one hits.

In response to fans’ varied opinions about her sister’s  speech, she tweeted: “A reminder for people visiting my site. For me it’s about love of [music] & fellowship with fans. I don’t do politics on here.”
After one of her  87,200 followers asked her to share her thoughts about her sister’s performance and Trump’s administration, Wynonna replied, “I try to stay away from that toxicity. . . the whole thing is toxic. I’m not giving her all the credit. She doesn’t have that kind of power.”

She later clarified Opens a New Window. that she was not trying to single out Ashley, telling a fan, “I would not bash my sister ever.”

Wynonna and Ashley  who share mom Naomi Judd and have different fathers. They have had a tumultuous relationship for years. In her 2012 memoir, Ashley revealed that she was a victim sexual abuse as a child, and that her mom and sister did not believe her when she tried to tell them.

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Ashley went to 13 schools before college, including the Sayre School (Lexington, Kentucky), Paul G. Blazer High School (Ashland, Kentucky) and Franklin High School in Tennessee. In a short while she tried modeling in Japan during a school break. She is an alumna of the sorority Kappa Kappa Gamma at the University of Kentucky. She majored in French and minored in anthropology, art history, theater, and women’s studies. Ashley spent a semester studying in France as part of her major.

Ashley graduated from the UK Honors Program and was nominated to Phi Beta Kappa but did not graduate with her class. She forego her commitment to join the Peace Corps.  After college she drove to Hollywood, where she studied with acting teacher Robert Carnegie at Playhouse West. At this time, Ashley worked as a hostess at The Ivy restaurant and lived in a Malibu rental house, which burned down in 1993. Her half-sister Wynonna Judd leased her a historic farmhouse and 10 acres (4 ha) of land in Williamson County, Tennessee around that time.  Ashley migrated to Tennessee and lived near her mother Naomi and sister Wynonna.

Ashley went to University of Kentucky basketball games regularly (frequently sitting in the student section), and has also attended several Kentucky football games.

Ashley had completed a bachelor’s degree in French at the University of Kentucky by May 2007. She stated that she had completed her degree requirements in 1990 with 27 more credit hours taken than the required 120 hours.  However she had mistakenly thought she was one class short of the necessary requirements.  During this time, she realized that she only needed to “sign a piece of paper” to graduate and receive her diploma.

Ashley on May 9, 2009 she was awarded an Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters from Union College in Barbourville, Kentucky.  She eventually earned a Mid-Career Master of Public Administration degree (MC/MPA) from the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University in 2010.

Ashley  enrolled at UC Berkeley in August 2016 to pursue a PhD in Public Policy at the Goldman School of Public Policy.

Ashley Judd Husband | Ashley Judd Children |Ashley Judd Divorce

Judd became engaged to Scottish racing driver Dario Franchitti in December 1999. Dario was driving in the Champ Car World Series and since the demise of the Champ Car World Series, he has raced in IndyCar and NASCAR. The couple got married in December 2001 at Skibo Castle.  The two had no children together. Ashley told the Sunday Mail that “it’s unconscionable to breed with the number of children who are starving to death in impoverished countries”. The couple divorced in 2013.

Ashley Judd Dating | Ashley Judd Boyfriend | Is Ashley Judd Married

After Ashley divorced her former husband she has remained single. As of 2019 she was not dating anyone.

What Happened To Ashley Judd

Judd entered a program at Shades of Hope Treatment Center in Buffalo Gap, Texas in February 2006, and stayed for 47 days. She went there for treatment of depression, insomnia, and codependency.

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Ashley Judd Heat

Ashley gained further critical acclaim for her role as Harvey Keitel’s estranged daughter in Wayne Wang’s Smoke and also as Val Kilmer’s wife in Michael Mann’s Heat.

Ashley Judd Net Worth | How Much Is Ashley Judd Worth

Ashley has an estimated net worth of $22 million dollars.

Ashley Judd Movies | Ashley Judd Films




A Dog’s Way Home
The Divergent Series: Allegiant
Natalie Prior
Ann Dunham
Good Kids
The Divergent Series: Insurgent
Natalie Prior
Natalie Prior
The Identical
Louise Wade
Dolphin Tale 2
Lorraine Nelson
Big Stone Gap
Ave Maria Mulligan
Olympus Has Fallen
First Lady Margaret Asher
Dolphin Tale
Lorraine Nelson
Tooth Fairy
Carly Harris-Thompson
Helen Leonard
Crossing Over
Denise Frankel
Come Early Morning
Lucy Fowler
Agnes White
Linda Porter
Jessica Shepard
Tina Modotti
Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood
Younger Vivi Abbott Walker
High Crimes
Claire Kubik
Someone Like You
Jane Goodale
Where the Heart Is
Lexie Coop
Double Jeopardy
Elizabeth “Libby” Parsons
Eye of the Beholder
Joanna Eris
Simon Birch
Rebecca Wenteworth
Kiss the Girls
Dr. Kate McTiernan
The Locusts
A Time to Kill
Carla Brigance
Normal Life
Pam Anderson
Charlene Shiherlis
The Passion of Darkly Noon
Ruby in Paradise
Ruby Lee Gissing
Paint store owner’s wife

Ashley Judd Tv Shows




Twin Peaks
Beverly Paige
Berlin Station
BB Yates
Call Me Crazy: A Five Film
Becca Winstone
Norma Jean & Marilyn
Norma Jean
Naomi & Wynonna: Love Can Build a Bridge
Herself (voice)
Space Ghost Coast to Coast
Reed Halsey
Star Trek: The Next Generation
Ensign Robin Lefler

Ashley Judd Book

All That Is Bitter and Sweet: A Memoir – 2011

Ashley Judd Speech | Ashley Judd Womens March | Ashley Judd Nasty Woman

Ashley took part in the 2017 Women’s March. She performed a poem written by Nashville-area poet Nina Donovan, “Nasty Woman”, to applause from the crowd

Ashley Judd Ted Talk

How online abuse of women has spiraled out of control. Watch now.

Ashley Judd Facelift | Ashley Judd Surgery | Ashley Judd Before And After | Ashley Judd Botox

In 2012  Ashley found herself at the center of a plastic surgery controversy. This matter of “did she, or didn’t she?” came about when she appeared on a Canadian network TV show to promote her new series Missing.

On the set, Ashley’s face looked very bloated, with speculation circulating that the star’s puffy face was the result of using too many fillers.

The  month which followed , Ashley defended herself against the critics, saying her appearance was due to a sinus infection, which required her to take serious steroids.

Ashley Judd Oscar

Ashley appeared in 2018 Oscars together with Mira Sorvino. The two have been among the actresses who have come forward accusing former Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein of sexual harrassment.

Ashley  told the New York Times Weinstein invited her to his room at the Peninsula Beverly Hills hotel 20 years ago where he was wearing a bathrobe and offered her a massage.

Mira also accused Weinstein of harrassment in a New Yorker story from October. The Oscar winner Mira claimed Weinstein massaged her shoulders in a hotel room at the Toronto Film Festival in September 1995.

On the Oscars red carpet, the two spoke with ABC about the Me Too movement.

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