Ashley Benson is perhaps best-known for her starring roles on Days of Our Lives and Pretty Little Liars. Born December 18, 1989 in Long Beach, California, Benson signed with Ford Modeling Agency when she was eight years old.
After several commercials and one-time TV appearances, Benson landed the role of Abigail Deveraux on Days of Our Lives in 2004.
Before long, she appeared on shows such as 7th Heaven, Zoey 101, Eastwick and The OC, as well as the 2008 movie Bring It On: In It to Win It.
In December 2009, Benson was cast as Hanna Marin in ABC Family's Pretty Little Liars, based on the book series by Sara Shepard. She appears opposite Lucy Hale, Troian Bellisario and Shay Mitchell on the teen mystery.
Benson has been romantically linked to Once Call singer Justin "JJ" Thorne since 2009.