Ashley Smith was born in Fife. She studied acting and performance at Coatbridge College before attending the RSAMD in Glasgow where she graduated in June 2008 as the gold medal award winner.
Since graduating Ashley has worked with many fantastic companies including The National Theatre of Scotland, Catherine Wheels, Dundee Rep and the Citizens theatre performing all across Scotland as well as in London and Broadway New York.
Ashley is an amateur aerialist and pole dancer with experience working on silks, rope, hoop, strops, trapeze and Chinese pole.
Ashley is touring Scotland with Rapture theatre company on their production of John Byrnes Uncle Varik until June 6th.
She will then be performing in a physical theatre production called Butterfly with Ramesh Meyyuppan which will play Glasgow and Singapore this year with a tour of Scotland early 2015.
Ashley filmed a new BBC comedy series called Scot Squad earlier this year which will be being aired soon, watch here for dates!