Ashley Judd Age, Net Worth, Relationships, Wiki, Bio, Height


Ashley Judd is an American actress and political activist who has had a successful career spanning over three decades in the entertainment industry. She is best known for her powerful performances in films like ‘Kiss the Girls’, ‘Double Jeopardy’, ‘Frida’ and ‘Divergent’ series. She has also been actively involved in humanitarian work and political activism.

Ashley Judd in Istanbul Turkey


Full NameAshley Tyler Ciminella Judd
Also Known AsAsh, Sweet Pea
Profession(s)Actress, Activist
Date of BirthApril 19, 1968
Age55 Years (As of 2023)
Place of BirthGranada Hills, Los Angeles, California, United States
Zodiac SignAries
Ancestry & HeritageIrish, English, Scottish, German, Welsh

Physical Stats

Height5 feet 7 inches or 170 cm
Weight63 kg or 138 lbs
Body Measurements35-26-36 inches or 89-66-91 cm
Eye ColourHazel Green
Hair ColourDark Brown
Ashley Judd smiling

Family & Relationships

ParentsMichael Ciminella (father), Naomi Judd (mother)
SiblingsWynonna Judd (half-sister)
AffairsMatthew McConaughey, Brady Greer, Josh Charles
Partner/SpouseDario Franchitti (ex-husband)

Education & Early Life

SchoolingStudied at Franklin High School, Tennessee and Beloit College, Wisconsin
Higher EducationGraduated with a Bachelor’s degree in French from the University of Kentucky in 1990
Early LifeAshley and her sister Wynonna spent much of their childhood moving around different places with their mother. Their financial situation was unstable during Ashley’s early years.
Early InfluencesAshley’s mother Naomi Judd was the biggest influence and inspiration during her formative years.
Ashley Judd supporting UNFPA


DebutMade her acting debut in 1991 with the drama series ‘Star Trek: The Next Generation’
Significant Works‘Double Jeopardy’ (1999), ‘Frida’ (2002), ‘Divergent’ series (2014-16)
Awards & NominationsTwo Golden Globe nominations for ‘Norma Jean & Marilyn’ and ‘Missing’. Emmy nomination for ‘Twin Peaks’.
FilmographyNotable films include ‘Heat’, ‘A Time to Kill’, ‘Kiss the Girls’, ‘Double Jeopardy’, ‘Where the Heart Is’, ‘High Crimes’
Voice WorkVoiced Norma Jean in ‘Norma Jean & Marilyn’. Narrated audiobook ‘Glennkill’.
Music VideosAppeared in husband Dario Franchitti’s music video ‘I Will Love You’
CollaborationsWorked with David Strathairn in ‘Dolores’ and ‘Call Me Crazy: A Five Film’
DocumentariesSubject of EPIX documentary series ‘Ashley Judd: All That Glitters’

Net Worth & Assets

Net Worth$14 million
PropertiesHomes in Tennessee and Scotland
Business VenturesPartial owner of a hair salon franchise called TFOB

Trivia & Miscellaneous

Hobbies & InterestsYoga, hiking, reading, playing with her pets
ControversiesHarassment by Harvey Weinstein. Stalked by obsessed fan.
Philanthropy & ActivismWorks on gender equality, reproductive rights and humanitarian efforts in India. Goodwill Ambassador for UNFPA.
Public ImageSeen as an influential feminist and activist.
Personal ChallengesStruggled with depression. Faced sexual harassment early in her career.
Notable Interviews’60 Minutes’ in 2021. ‘Women’s Hour’ in 2020.
Publications & Books‘All That is Bitter and Sweet’ autobiography
Personal AnecdotesFaced sexual assault at an audition early in her career. Survived a rainforest accident during an expedition.
Quotes“Let us find language that affirms rather than denies our gifts.”
Ashley Judd enjoying live sports

Social Media & Online Presence

Instagram Handle@ashley_judd
Twitter Handle@AshleyJudd
Facebook Handle@AshleyJudd
Youtube ChannelAshley Judd

Legacy & Influence

Cultural ReferencesReferenced in songs by artistes like Brad Paisley and Ben Folds
Achievements Outside ActingHumanitarian work. Political activism in gender rights.
MentorshipInspires young actresses to stand up against harassment
LegacyBroke barriers for female-centric thrillers. Spearheaded #MeToo in Hollywood before it began. Powerful feminist voice in the entertainment industry.