|Born||Ashley Nicole Rickards
May 4, 1992
Sarasota, Florida, USA
Personal life 
Rickards graduated from high school at 15 and is a member of Mensa. A former competitive equestrian, she is on the board of directors for Project Futures Somaly Mam Foundation, which works to prevent and end human trafficking and sexual slavery in south east Asia and soon, worldwide. Rickards writes poetry, scripts, and enjoys painting in her spare time. She also appeared in The Fray's video for "How to Save a Life."
|2006||Web Journal Now||Janet||Short|
|2007||American Family||Julia Bogner||TV movie|
|2012||Struck By Lightning||Vicki Jordan|
|2012||Sassy Pants||Bethany Pruitt|
|2013||Behaving Badly||Kristen Stevens||Post-production|
|2006||Everybody Hates Chris||Girl||Episode: "Everybody Hates Superstition"|
|2007||CSI: NY||Young Lindsay Monroe||Episode: "Sleight Out of Hand"|
|2007||Zoey 101||Molly Talbertsen||Episode: "Dance Contest"|
|2007||Ugly Betty||Sharra||Episodes: "Grin and Bear It", "A League of Their Own"|
|2008||Entourage||Candice||Episode: "The All Out Fall Out"|
|2008—2009||One Tree Hill||Samantha "Sam" Walker||Recurring (Season 6); 21 episodes|
|2010||Outlaw||Tracy Vidalin||Episode: "In Re: Tracy Vidalin"|
|2011||American Horror Story||Chloe Stapleton||Episodes: "Halloween: Part 2", "Piggy Piggy"|
|2011—present||Awkward.||Jenna Hamilton||Lead Role|
Awards and nominations 
|Arizona International Film Festival||Special Jury Prize||Fly Away||Won|
|Critics' Choice Television Awards||Best Actress in a Comedy Series||Awkward.||Nominated|
|2012 Teen Choice Awards||Summer TV Star: Female||Awkward.||Nominated|
- Goldberg, Lesley (November 14, 2011). "MTV Sets Premiere Date for 'I Just Want My Pants Back' (Exclusive)". Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 5 December 2011.
- Rickards, Ashley (Season 2011 Ep. 0831), Chelsea Lately: Ashley Rickards, E!
- Gach, PJ. "The Best, Worst and the WTF of the MTV EMAs 2011 Red Carpet Style". Betty Confidential. Desha Productions, Inc. Retrieved 29 January 2012.
- "2011 Arizona International Film Festival". Film Festival Arizona. Retrieved 5 December 2011.