Ashleigh Ball (voice actress)
Ashleigh Ball performing with Hey Ocean!
March 31, 1983 |
Vancouver, BC, Canada
|Occupation||Voice actress, singer, musician|
|Notable work(s)||My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic|
|Height||5 ft 5 in (1.65 m)|
Ashleigh Ball (born March 31, 1983) is the lead singer and flautist in the Vancouver-based indie-band Hey Ocean! and a Canadian voice actress, known for voicing characters in several toyetic movies and television series, notably the Barbie film series and Applejack, Rainbow Dash, and various other characters on the television series My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic. In addition, she is also the subject of the documentary A Brony Tale directed by Brent Hodge, which follows her through her first interactions with the Brony community at BronyCon 2012.
Ball has found a fan following through her band Hey Ocean! and through bronies, the teenage and adult fans of the television show My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic, a show in which she voices two of the six main characters, Applejack and Rainbow Dash. Ball has been to several brony conventions, including BronyCon, and is attending the Bay Area Brony Spectacular in San Francisco, California starting on April 18, 2014 through April 20, 2014 as a Guest of Honor. Ball stated in her upcoming documentary A Brony Tale, in which she is the main subject, "It's (My Little Pony) a really important part of a lot of these people's lives. So yeah, as long as My Little Ponies exist, there will be bronies."
Film & Television
|2012||My Little Pony||Applejack, Rainbow Dash|
- "Ashleigh Ball". IMDb.com. Retrieved 2014-02-24.
- "Ashleigh's response to a question". 2012-04-27. Retrieved 2012-05-02.
- "Happy Birthday Ashleigh Ball!". Loveheyocean.com. 2010-03-31. Retrieved 2014-01-27.
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- "Ashleigh Ball - Turn Up The Stars". YouTube. 2011-12-10. Retrieved 2014-01-27.
- "Band Profiles: Hey Ocean, The Spades, Said the Whale, Summerlad, Three Days Grace, Corb Lund, Michael Bernard Fitzgerald, Face to Face, Fratellis". Postmedia News. June 19, 2008. Retrieved 17 August 2011.
- "Brony: The Movie Official Trailer released". Everfree.net. Retrieved 2014-02-24.
- "Guitar Centered Short Film". IMDb. 2014-04-04. Retrieved 2014-04-10.
- "BRONY: The Movie". YouTube. 2013-08-04. Retrieved 2014-02-24.