Did you know?

  • Mother and sister are country singers Naomi and Wynonna Judd.
  • Ashley used to clean The Judds tour bus for $10 a day.
  • She graduated from the University of Kentucky and majored in French.
  • Quote: "My mother worked too hard for me to take my clothes off in my first movie." About why she turned down a larger role in 'Kuffs.' Although her mother still openly objects to several of Ashley's movies because the contain sex or violence.
  • Although she was "accidentally" born in California, Ashley says she is "eighth generation kentuckian" and was named after her "real" birthplace, Ashland, Kentucky.
  • Ashley is married to CART Series race drive Dario Franchitti.
  • When Ashley was asked if she could be anyone in history who would she like to be she answered: Buddha, because he was happy or a rainforest Aboriginal because the have such an extraordinary relationship with the Earth and the cosmos.
  • One of Ashley's favorite movies of all time is Adam's Rib with Katharine Hepburn and Spencer Tracey.
  • One of Ashley's most embarassing moments came when she was in high school and a guy asked her to prom...she was more embarassed for him because he had (to quote Ashley) "a big, long, gigantic, stretchy greasy booger hanging."
  • Ashley likes to spend her money on trees and flowers.
  • Ashley loves to cook.
  • Ashley's favorite snack is chocolate pudding.

Undiscovered Picks

Upcoming movies worth watching that you may not have heard of.

  • Cold Deck
  • Condemned
  • The Assassin
  • Shark Lake
  • A Brave Heart: The Lizzie Velasquez Story