Ashley Scott

Ashley McCall Scott (born July 13, 1977) is an American actress and model, best known for providing the voice and motion capture for Maria Miller in the video games The Last of Us (2013) and The Last of Us Part II (2020). She has also appeared in films such as A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001), Walking Tall (2004), Into the Blue (2005), The Kingdom (2007), 12 Rounds (2009), and Secret Obsession (2019), as well as a number of television movies on the Lifetime network since 2010. Her television roles include Jericho, Birds of Prey, Dark Angel.

Ashley Scott
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Born (1977-07-13) July 13, 1977 (age 44)
OccupationActress, model
Years active2001–present
Spouse(s)
Anthony Rhulen
(m. 2004; div. 2008)

(m. 2010; div. 2019)
Children2

Early lifeEdit

Ashley McCall Scott was born in Metairie, Louisiana, on July 13, 1977. She grew up in Charleston, South Carolina.[1] She began her modeling career as a young girl and was a 1993 Elite Model Look finalist. As a teenager, she became a model for Elite Miami. She modeled internationally in fashion shows in Miami, Paris, and London, and has modeled for photos on the cover of numerous publications.

CareerEdit

Scott's first screen credit was as Gigolo Jane in the 2001 feature film A.I. Artificial Intelligence. While Scott has had supporting roles and bit parts in a number of feature films – including Walking Tall (2004), Into the Blue (2005), The Kingdom (2007), and 12 Rounds (2009) – she has had a number of lead and recurring roles on television.

In 2001, she was cast as series regular Asha Barlow on the Fox science fiction series Dark Angel. In 2002, Scott was cast as Helena Kyle / Huntress on the WB television drama series Birds of Prey.

In 2004, she played the role of Allison on Joey in the unbroadcast pilot.[2]

She starred as Emily Sullivan for both seasons of the CBS series Jericho (2006—2009). She was also cast as series regular Mary in the first season (2015) of the Lifetime network's comedy-drama series UnREAL.[3]

In 2013, she voiced the character Maria in the video game The Last of Us.[4] She reprised her role in the 2020 sequel The Last of Us Part II.[5] It was revealed during her appearance in Retro Replay that she had originally auditioned for the role of Tess before it went to Annie Wersching.

In 2019, Scott starred in the Netflix psychological thriller Secret Obsession, which was digitally released worldwide on July 18, 2019.[6][7] In the same year, it was reported that Scott would reprise her role as Helena Kyle/Huntress in the Arrowverse crossover "Crisis on Infinite Earths".[8]

Personal lifeEdit

Scott was married to producer Anthony Rhulen from 2004 to 2008.[1] In 2010, she married Steve Hart, lead singer of the band Worlds Apart, and they have two daughters. They divorced in 2019. She currently resides in Los Angeles with her two daughters.[1][9]

FilmographyEdit

FilmEdit

Year Title Role Notes
2001 A.I. Artificial Intelligence Gigolo Jane
2003 S.W.A.T. Lara
2004 Walking Tall Deni
Evil Remains Sharon
Lost Judy
2005 Into the Blue Amanda
Just Friends Janice
2006 Puff, Puff, Pass Elise direct-to-video
2007 The Kingdom Janine Ripon
2008 Strange Wilderness Cheryl
2009 12 Rounds Molly Porter
2019 Secret Obsession Nurse Masters
Jumanji: The Next Level[citation needed] Ashley deleted scenes

TelevisionEdit

Year Title Role Notes
2001–2002 Dark Angel Asha Barlow Main role (season 2)
2002–2003 Birds of Prey Helena Kyle / Huntress Main role
2004 Joey Allison unaired pilot
2006 Deceit Sam Pruitt Television film
2006–2008 Jericho Emily Sullivan Main role
2009 Fear Itself Lisa Episode: "The Circle"
CSI: Miami Zoe Belle Episode "Target Specific"
2010 NCIS Dana Hutton Episode 21 "Obsession" (Season 7)
Christmas Mail Kristi North Television film
2012 Unstable Christine March
2013 The Perfect Boyfriend April
Summoned Laura Price
The Nightmare Nanny Annie
Holiday Road Trip Maya
2015 16 and Missing Julia
UnREAL Mary Newhouse Main role (season 1)
2016 Broken Promise Mina Gardner Television film
A Killer Walks Amongst Us Hathaway
2017 Fatal Defense Arden Walsh
A Woman Deceived Elizabeth
Manny Dearest Karen Clark
One Small Discretion Caroline
2018 A Tale of Two Coreys Sheila Feldman
2019 The Flash Helena Kyle / Huntress episode “Crisis on Infinite Earths: Part Three”[10]

Video gamesEdit

Year Title Role Notes
2013 The Last of Us Maria Miller (voice) also motion capture
2020 The Last of Us Part II

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c "Ashley Scott". ashleyscott.com. Archived from the original on October 28, 2017. Retrieved June 6, 2015.
  2. ^ News Bank (June 12, 2004). "'JOEY' GETS CASTING CHANGE". Retrieved August 15, 2007.
  3. ^ Ng, Philiana (November 7, 2013). "Lifetime's Shiri Appleby Drama Pilot Adds Jericho Alum". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved July 8, 2020.
  4. ^ Saltzman, Marc (June 3, 2012). "5 things you didn't know about 'The Last of Us'". ABC News. Retrieved July 8, 2020.
  5. ^ Hawkins, Josh (June 22, 2020). "The Last of Us Part 2 voice actors and cast". ShackNews. Retrieved July 8, 2020.
  6. ^ MacLeish, Jessica (July 19, 2019). "Yes, The Cast Of Secret Obsession Includes The Allstate Guy". Refinery29. Retrieved July 8, 2020.
  7. ^ Nolfi, Joey (July 8, 2019). "Brenda Song battles creepy stalker in Secret Obsession trailer". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved July 18, 2019.
  8. ^ Ausiello, Michael. "Birds of Prey's Ashley Scott Will Bring Huntress to the Arrowverse 'Crisis'". TVLine. TVLine Media, LLC. Retrieved September 26, 2019.
  9. ^ "Ashley Scott Introduces Daughter Iyla Vue: 'I Just Love' Her Unique Name". People. September 11, 2015. Retrieved October 21, 2019.
  10. ^ "Canadagraphs on Instagram: "Ashley Scott on set of The Flash filming a scene as The Huntress for the massive Crisis On Infinite Earths cross over yesterday in Burnaby,…"". Instagram. Archived from the original on December 24, 2021. Retrieved November 3, 2019.

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