Ashley Judd is an English film actress working in Hollywood. She was born in the US on April 19, 1968. She is a part of a highly reputed family of artists. Her father, Naomi Judd, was a country music singer.

She is also a sibling of Wynonna Judd. Ashley Judd is known for playing a supporting character in her films. Though they might look like supporting to the lead protagonists, she makes sure she gets a meatier part to play in the films.

She has had a career of working in Hollywood films for more than two decades. More than acting, at this stage of her life, she has dedicated herself to philanthropic work.