The face of evening-wear designer Faviana Ashley Benson rose to fame as an American actress and model, noted for her role as Hanna Marinon the mystery-thriller television series Pretty Little Liars, which brought her home Young Hollywood Awards and Teen Choice Awards in addition to a numerous of nominations. She has also starred in Abigail Deveraux on the NBC soap opera Days of Our Lives, Mia Torcoletti on the supernatural television series Eastwick, and Brit in the 2012 crime thriller film Spring Breakers.
Born as the daughter of Shannon and Jeff Benson , Ashley Benson began dancing in ballet, jazz, hip hop, and lyrical at the age of 4. She modeled in dance catalogs the following year and started modeling under The Ford Modeling Agency in print advertisements when she was 8. Ashley made her appearance in the music videos for NLT's "That Girl", One Call's "BlackLight", and Hot Chelle Rae's "Honestly".
Ashley Benson was romantically linked to swagger coach Ryan Good in 2011. The couple broke off the relationship in 2013.