Elizabeth Ashley Bio, Net Worth, Husband, Marriage, Children

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Quick Facts of Elizabeth Ashley

Full NameElizabeth Ashley
Net Worth$10 Million
Date of Birth1939 /08 /30
NicknameElizabeth
Marital StatusDivorced
BirthplaceOcala, Florida,
Profession Actress
Active Year1960–present
Eye colourGreen
Hair colourDark brown
SpouseJames Farentino (m. 1962; div. 1965) George Peppard (m. 1966; div. 1972) James McCarthy (m. 1975; div. 1981)
Height167 cm
Weight55 kilo
EducationLouisiana State University
Children1
HoroscopeVirgo

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Elizabeth Ashley is an American actress of television, film, and theatre. She is known for her role in the 1964 American drama film The Carpetbaggers. For her role in the film, she got the BAFTA and Golden Globe awards nominations. In addition, her other TV series and movies credits are Evening Shade, Take Her, She’s Mine, etc.

Elizabeth is a married woman. She was married three times but sadly all of her marriages ended with divorce. Here are all the details you need to know about Ashley. So, without wasting any further time let’s get into the article.

Elizabeth Ashley Bio & Wiki

Elizabeth Ashley was born on 30th August 1939 in Ocala, Florida. Her parents are father Arthur Kingman Cole, a music teacher and mother Lucille Cole. Though she was born in Ocala, Florida she grew up in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. The actress in the only child of he parents.

After graduating from her high school, Elizabeth went to the ‘Louisiana State University’ for a semester. However, due to her interest in acting, she left the university after a freshman year and moved to New York. Later she studied acting at The Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre.

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Is Elizabeth Ashley Married After The Divorce With Her Third Spouse?

The 79 years old actress Elizabeth Ashley is currently single. However, she was previously married three times. Firstly, she married actor James Farentino on 1st September 1962Later due to some problem the couple could not continue their relationship for a long time. So after being together for a three years Natasha and her former husband divorced on 21st April 1965.

Elizabeth Ashley with her former husband James Farentino

After separating from his first husband Natahs married George Peppard, an American film and television actor. The couple exchanged the vows on 17th April 1966 in front of their family and friends. Moreover, through their blissful married life, the duo has son Christian Peppard born in 1968.

Elizabeth Ashley and her ex-husband George Peppard photo
Elizabeth Ashley and her ex-husband George Peppard

However, even being the parents of a child, the things did not work out well in between the couple. Unfortunately, after being together for six years Ashley and her second beau parted their ways on 28th February 1972.

After separating with her second husband, Ashley married her third husband James McCarthy on 11th May 1975. Sadly, her relationship with her third beau also did not go well and divorced on 27th February 1981. Since the divorce with her third spouse, Ashley is still single and there are no rumors of her affairs and other relationships.

Elizabeth Ashley Career

Elizabeth Ashley started her career as a model for the Jell-O Pudding girl on television. Later she became a showroom model and got linked with many organizations. In 1961 she made her debut in the television series The Defenders. Likewise, she made her movie debut in 1964 through The Carpetbaggers.

Elizabeth Ashley

Moreover, the actress is known for her role in the film Take Her, for which she won a Tony Award for the category of Best Featured Actress. Her performance in her movies Like Barefoot in the Park and Cat on a Hot Tin Roof also got nominated for Tony Award for best performance.

Likewise, her other notable movie appearances are Ship of FoolsThe Third DayThe Marriage of a Young StockbrokerRancho Deluxe, and so on.

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Elizabeth Ashley Net Worth

Elizabeth Ashley’s net worth is $10 Million as of 2019. Her net worth is solely aided by her acting career. In addition, Ashley earns an average annual salary of around $32,000. For a long time, she is active in the industry and has worked in several movies and TV series.

Furthermore, there are also several upcoming projects for her. Thus,  Elizabeth’s income and salary will definitely increase in the future along with her flourishing career. Moreover, the movies of Ashley are also doing pretty good in the box office.

Some of her movies with their box office collection as well as budget are listed below;

SnMoviesBudgetBox Office
1Dragnet$20 million$66.6 million
2Hey Arnold!: The Movie$3–4 million$15.2 million
3Ocean’s 8$70 million$297.7 million
4The Carpetbaggers$3.3 million$40 million
5Coma$4 million$50 million
Besides her acting career, Ashle also definitely got some properties and money from her former husbands during her divorce as alimony.