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Ashlee Simpson Biography

Birth Name:
Ashlee Nicole Simpson
Birth Place:
Waco, Texas, United States
Singer, actor

Fast Facts

  • Youngest person (at age 11) ever admitted to the School of American Ballet in New York City
  • Before embarking on a career of her own, worked as a background dancer for sister Jessica
  • Debut album, Autobiography, released July 2004
  • Starred in commercials for Pizza Hut and Liquid Ice Breath Mints with Jessica
  • Appeared in the video for then-boyfriend Ryan Cabrera's single "On the Way Down
  • " Played Roxie Hart in the London West End production of Chicago in September 2006
  • Reprised the role of Roxie Hart in a 2009 New York production of Chicago that also marked her Broadway debut