Ashlee Simpson Net Worth
Ashlee is Simpson is an American singer, songwriter, and actress, who is known popularly by being the sister of singer and actress Jessica Simpson. She is best known for her recurring role in the television series, 7th Heaven as well as her own reality television show, The Ashlee Simpson Show. The estimated net worth of Ashlee Simpson is $11 million.
Ashlee Nicholle Ross, also known by her stage name of, Ashlee Simpson, was born on October 3, 1984, in Waco, Texas, to Tina Ann Simpson and Joseph Truett “Joe” Simpson, a former psychologist and Baptist youth minister. Ashlee Simpson has one older sister, Jessica Simpson, and they both attended Prairie Creek Elementary and North Junior High, in Richardson, Texas. Simpson began studying classical ballet at just three years old and enrolled in the School of American Ballet in New York City, when she was 11, which made her the youngest person to be enrolled in that school. In 1999, Simpson and her family relocated to Los, Angeles, California, so that her sister, Jessica could continue to pursue a singing career. However, while Jessica pursued her career as an entertainer, Ashlee Simpson, began appearing in commercials, with her father being her agent. After her sister, Jessica, released her debut album, Sweet Kisses, Ashlee appeared as one of her backup dancers on tour.
Although, Ashlee Simpson found her way into the entertainment industry a little later then her sister, Jessica, her career first started with her making a name for herself in commercials and eventually grew into roles for television. Her first television appearance was on the television series, Malcolm in the Middle, which led to a two season appearance in a recurring role, in the television series, 7th Heaven. Months later after her appearance on the 7th Heaven, she was cast alongside, actress Rachel McAdams, in the film, The Hot Chick. In 2003, Simpson released her single, Just Let Me Cry, for the film, Freaky Friday, which made her famous and earned her a record deal with Geffen Records. The next year, Simpson released her debut studio album, Autobiography, which was featured on the Billboard 200. Later that year, in 2004, she went on to star in her own reality series, The Ashlee Simpson Show. In 2005, she went on her first North American tour and she also released her second studio album, I Am Me, in 2005. She continued to be busy in 2005 with her passion in performing, by being cast as Roxie Hart, in the broadway production, Chicago. In 2007, she recorded her third studio album, Bittersweet World, with producers Timbaland and Kenna and Chad. After the release of her album, she returned to television in 2009, in the television series, Melrose Place, but after playing the character, Violet Foster, for twelve episodes, she returned to her role in the Broadway production, Chicago. However, more recently, Simpson has made appearances in the television shows, America’s Next Top Model and Pawn Shop Chronicles.
Awards and Acknowledgements
Ashlee Simpson has shown that her passion as an entertainer continues to grow, with her taking on new projects and continuing to show diversity in what she brings to her fans. Her work as a singer, actress, and songwriter has earned her several awards over the years. Some of her earned awards include, the Radio Disney Award for Best New Artist, a Billboard Music Award for Female New Artist of the Year, an MTV Australia Award for Best Female Artist, a Glamour Award for Theatre Actress, and an MTV Australia Award for Best Pop Video.
Net Worth of Ashlee Simpson
After Ashlee Simpson made her debut to the world, the comparison to her sister and other popular female singers began, but she has always stayed true to who she was as an entertainer. She has had a great love for music as well as acting, which is why her name continues to be a household name to fans around the world. The net worth of Ashlee Simpson is $11 million, and she owes tribute to much of success, to her singing and songwriting career. Simpson can also pay appreciation to her success, as an actress onscreen and in broadway.
In 2006, Ashlee Simpson began dating, musician, Pete Wentz, whom she married two years later and had a son with, named, Bronx Mowgli Wentz. In 2011, Simpson and Wentz divorced and she began dating film actor, Vincent Piazza. After a year of dating, she called off her relationship with Piazza, and started dating actor, Evan Ross in 2013. The two married on August 30, 2014, and in 2015, they had their daughter, Jagger Snow, together.
With Ashlee Simpson’s various entertainment endeavors, she has shown that her growth as an entertainer continues. From singing to acting, Ashlee Simpson continues to follow her heart with her passion of entertaining. However, she has also explored other avenues of being known, such as, owning her own clothing line, called Wet Seal. She has even done some voice acting in the film, Space Dogs Adventure to the Moon, alongside Alicia Silverstone. Ashlee Simpson will always be known as the entertainer who has embraced the passion and diversity of entertainment.