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Ashley Michele Greene was born in Jacksonville, Florida to parents Michele (Tatum), an insurance broker, and Joseph Lacy Greene, US Marine who runs a concrete business. A self-confessed tomboy and “daredevil”, Ashley loved to try to keep up with her older brother Joe, taking on activities such as taekwondo and winning several awards. Ashley says she was not allowed to spar the girls in taekwondo class because she “beat the girls up”. She even accidentally once gave a boy she liked a bloody nose and lip while sparring. Ashley admits she is a “competitive little sucker”.
Interesting Facts about Ashley Greene
- Ashley had to learn to pitch like a professional for the baseball scene in Twilight (2008).
- Ranked #17 in FHM’s “100 Sexiest Women in the World” of 2011.
- Was in a relationship with Broadway actor/musician Reeve Carney. The two mutually split in October of 2012.
- Is the face of StopStaring.com, a website that sells retro-style dresses.
- Close friends with Twilight (2008) co-stars Jackson Rathbone, Kellan Lutz, Nikki Reed and Rachelle Lefevre.
- Was considered one of the 55 faces of the future by Nylon Magazine’s Young Hollywood Issue.
- Ashley wanted to be a model but got told that she was too short and was advised to take up acting.
- Attended Samuel W. Wolfson High School in Jacksonville, Florida.
- (July 6, 2018) Married her boyfriend of 5 years Paul Khoury in San Jose, California. Greene and Khoury wed in front of guests and famous friends including Liam Hemsworth, Zac Efron, Robert Pattinson, Brittany Snow, Lauren Parsekian, Aaron Paul, Evan Ross and Ashlee Simpson. The bride wore a custom back-bearing dress by Katie May for the ceremony, and later changed into a statement reception gown by Windi Williams-Stern, owner of Studio Unbiased. The couple exchanged vows they’d written themselves during the nuptials. In December 2016, Khoury proposed at the bottom of Bridal Veil Falls during a vacation to Australia and New Zealand. To announce the engagement, Greene shared footage of the exact moment Khoury got down on bended knee on her Instagram.
- Has one sibling named Joe who lives in Hollywood, California, and is pursuing acting. Her parents Joey and Michele still live in Jacksonville, Florida, and are happily married.
- Ashley Greene is the face of mark. cosmetics.
- She went out with Joe Jonas July 2010 – March 2011.
Personal Quotes by Ashley Greene
I hate jealous guys! Everyone can be jealous. We all have that in us. Push the demon down or it’s going to drive the other person away.- Ashley Greene
I want to play a role of a 24-year-old woman, not 17-year-old girls. So I have picked a couple of films like ‘Butter’ to show that. And it’s perfectly fine not to do anything for a year if I don’t find the right thing.- Ashley Greene
I feel most beautiful at night, when I take my makeup off and it’s just me.- Ashley Greene
I just finished ‘Butter’ for Weinstein, a comedy with this incredible cast – Hugh Jackman, Olivia Wilde, Alicia Silverstone – all-star cast and it was a fun set to be on. I’ve gotten really lucky to get all these down-to-earth cast members. ‘Butter’ is about butter carving in Iowa.- Ashley Greene
I’m independent. If a guy is too clingy or needy, I actually get afraid of hurting him – and I can’t deal with that.- Ashley Greene