|Ashley Rickards Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 4 in|
|Date of Birth||May 4, 1992|
Ashley Rickards is an American actress who is best known for portraying roles such as Jenna Hamilton in Awkward, Mandy in Fly Away, and Samantha “Sam” Walker in One Tree Hill. She has also appeared in a variety of other TV shows and films such as Gamer, Struck by Lightning, At the Devil’s Door, A Haunted House 2, Smiley Face Killers, The Outcasts, Everybody Hates Chris, CSI: NY, Zoey 101, Entourage, Ugly Betty, American Horror Story: Murder House, The Flash, and many more. Ashley has been featured the music videos of songs such as The Fray’s How to Save a Life. For her acting skills, she has been nominated for several awards such as the Critics’ Choice Television Award and Teen Choice Award.
Ashley Nicole Rickards
Sarasota, Florida, U.S.
Ashley went to a local Montessori school. She graduated from high school at the age of 15.
5 ft 4 in or 163 cm
51 kg or 112½ pounds
Boyfriend / Spouse
Ashley Rickards dated –
- Brett Davern – She was RUMORed to be in a relationship with actor Brett Davern.
- Beau Mirchoff (2011) – American-born Canadian actor, and Ashley’s Awkward co-star, Beau Mirchoff and Ashley dated each in 2011.
- Tom Cole (2014-Present) – Musician Tom Cole and Ashley started dating in 2014 and engaged in March 2014. They secretly married later in the year.
Race / Ethnicity
34-24-34 in or 86-61-86 cm
2 (US) or 34 (EU)
7.5 (US) or 38 (EU)
She has appeared in a Subway commercial.
Best Known For
Playing the lead role as Jenna Hamilton in MTV’s teen comedy series Awkward since 2011.
Ashley appeared in the 2006 short film Web Journal Now for her role as Janet.
First TV Show
In 2006, she guest appeared in the narrative TV show Everybody Hates Chris for her role as a girl in the episode “Everybody Hates Superstition”.
Ashley Rickards Favorite Things
- Food – French Fries
- Emoji – Little star emojis
- Song of 2014 – Shake It Off
Source – J-14.com
Ashley Rickards Facts
- Ashley was raised on a horse farm.
- She is a member of Mensa (the world’s high IQ society).
- Ashley first did acting at the age of 13 by appearing in an opera production.
- She is an animal lover.
- In 2007, Rickards was featured in the music video of “She Doesn’t Get It” by the band The Format.
- During her high school, Ashley took Polish as a language and graduated with honors.
- Ashley is a former competitive equestrian.
- In her free time, she likes to write poetry and scripts and does painting.
- She played Samantha “Sam” Walker in the “One Tree Hill” from 2008 to 2009. Ashley appeared in a total of 19 episodes.
- Jesse McCartney was her first celebrity crush.
- Rickards is afraid of frogs.
- Shailene Woodley is her environmental role model.
- Ashley has 2 pets – a dog named Princess, and Trinny (a three-legged cat).