Ashley Olsen Biography

Birthday: 1986-06-13
Place of Birth: Sherman Oaks, California USA
Height: 5' 3" (1.60 m)
Wiki Biography: She and her twin sister, Mary-Kate Olsen, were born June 13, 1986 in Sherman Oaks, California to David and Jarnette Olsen. The twins began their acting career in 1987 when they were chosen to play the role of Michelle Tanner on a new TV series, "Full House" (1987). The show became a hit with books, dolls, and other merchandise being sold to promote it, and during the years the show was on the air, the Olsen twins had a TVQ (popularity rating) second only to Bill Cosby. The twins continued to share the role through the show's end in 1995. During the years of "Full House" (1987) they teamed up with Robert Thorne and created Dualstar, their production company. Soon they had recorded an album titled Brother For Sale and a music video called Our First Video (1993) (V). In the years that followed they starred in three straight to video movies, To Grandmother's House We Go (1992) (TV), Double, Double, Toil and Trouble (1993) (TV), and How the West Was Fun (1994) (TV). They also created their own video series called The Adventures of Mary-Kate and Ashley, in which they were pint size detectives who would "solve any crime by dinner time." They also have another successful video series, You're Invited to Mary-Kate and Ashley's and both video series continue to be popular today. In 1995 they made their big screen debut in It Takes Two (1995) and in the next few years they continued to make videos in their series. In 1998 they returned to TV in the short-lived series, "Two of a Kind" (1998). They made a few more TV movies, appeared on many talk shows, and began work on a new TV series titled "So Little Time" (2001). They currently live in California with their mom, older brother Trent and younger sister Lizzie. They visit their dad, step-mom, Mackenzie and step siblings, Taylor and Jake. IMDb Mini Biography By: Anonymous Mini Biography She and Mary-Kate Olsen were born on June 13, 1986 to David and Jarnette Olsen. They are fraternal twins. They have an older brother named Trent and a younger sister named Lizzie. Their parents have since separated and their dad remarried. They have a step-brother Jake and a step-sister Taylor. Their step-mom is Mackenzie. When David got remarried Ashley did not attend the wedding. When they were 9 months old their mother took them to try out for the part of Michelle Tanner for "Full House" (1987). Sure enough they got the part. They played on the show 'till they were 9 years old. The show went off the air and people thought this was the end of their career. They had other ideas. Mary Kate and Ashley got together with their lawyer/manager and formed a company called Dualstar. Since then they have made 13 movies, put out 169 books, and have 5 TV shows. They are hoping to make many more movies in their time. They have just turned 16 and their presents were Range Rovers - Ashley's is black and Mary Kate's green.

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TV Title Appeared As Year Genre
Full House Michelle Tanner 1988 - 1989 Comedy
It Takes Two Alyssa Callaway 1995 Comedy
So Little Time Chloe Carlson 2001 Comedy
Mary-Kate and Ashley in Action Ashley 2001 Animation
Mary Kate and Ashley in Action Ashley 2001 - 2002 Animation
Movies Title Appeared As Year Genre
Double, Double, Toil and Trouble Lynn Farmer 1993 Adventure, Comedy, Family
How The West Was Fun Jessica Martin 1994 0, 0, 0
It Takes Two Alyssa Callaway 1995 0, 0
Billboard Dad Emily Tyler 1998
Passport to Paris Allyson 'Ally' Porter 1999 Family, Comedy
Switching Goals Emma Stanton 1999 Comedy, Family, Sport
Our Lips Are Sealed Abby Parker 2000
Winning London Riley Lawrence 2001 Family, Romance
Holiday in the Sun Alex Stewart 2001 Comedy, Family, Romance
Getting There Taylor Hunter 2002 Comedy
Challenge Lizzie 2003
The Challenge Lizzie 2003
New York Minute Jane Ryan 2004