Ashley Johnson was born in Brooklyn, New York City. She is best known as an actress. She was named after her mother’s maiden name Ashley Johnson. Her mother is Ashley Johnson Simpson.
Ashley Johnson was raised in a musical and performing family. She has also gained international fame as the voice actress of Lionheart. Her voice is known worldwide as that of Coraline’s sarcastic cat, Alice, from the animated film of the same name. She went on to play the character of Alice in the sequel, The Nightmare Before Christmas.
A talented vocalist, Ashley Johnson has also performed with some other well-known singers, including Bette Midler, Nancy Sinatra, Avril Lavigne, and many others. Her voice can be heard in many movies including Home Alone and Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind. It must be noted that she started as an up and coming singer and has not segued into acting or been famous before. Her first voice job was on a TV show called Camarillo Springs opposite Mickey Mouse.
At the age of nine, Ashley Johnson was cast as the main character in the television show Growing Pains. She had a supporting role in the second season and played the first episode by herself. After the show ended, she went on to star in the movie version of the same name. She was given credit as the lead actress for that movie, playing the role of Holly Golightly.
At the age of twenty-one, Ashley Johnson was cast as herself in the movie version of Pretty Woman. She had co-stars in the film such as Liv Tyler and Ben Kingsley. After that, she signed on to work with Alex Cross and the movie version of American Pie. She has also worked on several TV shows such as roommates and Housefull. She currently has co-runs Infinity Pictures and Mila Shah.
As a voice over artist, Ashley Johnson has done some voice over work for commercials and television film. She has been able to play the main role in four television films which were released between 2021. She has also had small parts in several video games and has been featured on several television shows including American Dad. In her spare time, she enjoys singing and playing the piano. Her favorite songs are Those Are You And I, You’re A Believer, and If You Could Speak.