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Ashley Jensen (born on 11 August 1969) is a Scottish actress and narrator. She was nominated for an Emmy for her role on the television series Extras (2005), on which she appeared from 2005-2007. She was also a cast member on the ABC show Ugly Betty (2006) and the brief-lived CBS sitcom Accidentally on Purpose (2009). See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 4 wins & 10 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

How to Train Your Dragon
How to Train Your Dragon Phlegma the Fierce
(2010)
Gnomeo & Juliet
Gnomeo & Juliet Nanette
(2011)
The Lobster
The Lobster Biscuit Woman
(2015)
Ugly Betty
Ugly Betty Christina McKinney
(2006-2010)

Filmography

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 2014-2016 Agatha Raisin (TV Series)
Agatha Raisin
- Murderous Marriage (2016) ... Agatha Raisin
- Witch of Wyckhadden (2016) ... Agatha Raisin
- The Day the Floods Came (2016) ... Agatha Raisin
- The Vicious Vet (2016) ... Agatha Raisin
- The Potted Gardener (2016) ... Agatha Raisin
 2015 Catastrophe (TV Series)
Fran
- Episode #2.6 (2015) ... Fran
- Episode #2.4 (2015) ... Fran
- Episode #2.3 (2015) ... Fran (uncredited)
- Episode #2.2 (2015) ... Fran
- Episode #1.6 (2015) ... Fran
 2015 Barney Thomson
Detective Inspector June Robertson
 2015 The Lobster
Biscuit Woman
 2014 Small Time
Gail
 2013 The Escape Artist (TV Mini-Series)
Kate Burton
- Part 3 (2013) ... Kate Burton
- Part 2 (2013) ... Kate Burton
- Part 1 (2013) ... Kate Burton
 2013 All Stars
Gina
 2011 Arthur Christmas
Bryony (voice)
 2011 Hysteria
Fannie
 2011 The Reckoning (TV Mini-Series)
Sally Wilson
- Episode #1.2 (2011) ... Sally Wilson
- Episode #1.1 (2011) ... Sally Wilson
 2011 Gnomeo & Juliet
Nanette (voice)
 2010/I Sunshine (Short)
Alison
 2010 Accidental Farmer (TV Movie)
Erin Taylor
 2009-2010 Accidentally on Purpose (TV Series)
Olivia
- Speed 2 (2010) ... Olivia
- Speed (2010) ... Olivia
- Face Off (2010) ... Olivia
- Back to School (2010) ... Olivia
 2006-2010 Ugly Betty (TV Series)
Christina McKinney
- The Fall Issue (2009) ... Christina McKinney (credit only)
- Curveball (2009) ... Christina McKinney (credit only)
- In the Stars (2009) ... Christina McKinney (credit only)
 2009 Nativity!
Jennifer Lore
 2009 No Holds Bard (TV Movie)
Isobel
 2006 Eleventh Hour (TV Series)
Rachel Young
- Miracle (2006) ... Rachel Young
- Kryptos (2006) ... Rachel Young
- Containment (2006) ... Rachel Young
- Resurrection (2006) ... Rachel Young
 2005 Taggart (TV Series)
Agatha Ferry
- A Taste of Money (2005) ... Agatha Ferry (as Ashley Jenson)
 2005 Meet the Magoons (TV Series)
Policewoman #1
- The Samosa Triangle (2005) ... Policewoman #1
 1996-2004 Casualty (TV Series)
Stella / Jess
- Ring of Truth (2004) ... Stella
- Love, Honour and Betray (2004) ... Stella
- Thicker Than Water (1996) ... Jess
 2003 The Office (TV Series)
Interviewer
- Christmas Special: Part 2 (2003) ... Interviewer (voice, uncredited)
- Christmas Special: Part 1 (2003) ... Interviewer (voice, uncredited)
 2003 Sweet Medicine (TV Series)
Faye Brooks
- Episode #1.10 (2003) ... Faye Brooks
- Episode #1.9 (2003) ... Faye Brooks
- Episode #1.8 (2003) ... Faye Brooks
- Episode #1.7 (2003) ... Faye Brooks
- Episode #1.6 (2003) ... Faye Brooks
 2003 Silent Witness (TV Series)
DI Becky Metcalf
- Fatal Error: Part 2 (2003) ... DI Becky Metcalf
- Fatal Error: Part 1 (2003) ... DI Becky Metcalf
 2003 Coming Up (TV Series)
Rachel
- Victoria (2003) ... Rachel
 2003 Two Thousand Acres of Sky (TV Series)
Angie Raeburn
- Episode #3.8 (2003) ... Angie Raeburn
- Episode #3.7 (2003) ... Angie Raeburn
- Episode #3.6 (2003) ... Angie Raeburn
- Episode #3.5 (2003) ... Angie Raeburn
 2002 Breeze Block (TV Series)
- Wet (2002)
- Unspeakable (2002)
- Kid (2002)
- Saturday, Sinday (2002)
- Angels (2002)
 2002 Outside the Rules (TV Movie)
Dawn Deacon
 2001 Rebus (TV Series)
Mhairi Henderson
- Mortal Causes (2001) ... Mhairi Henderson
 2000 EastEnders (TV Series)
Fiona Morris
- Episode dated 11 July 2000 (2000) ... Fiona Morris
- Episode dated 10 July 2000 (2000) ... Fiona Morris
- Episode dated 6 July 2000 (2000) ... Fiona Morris
- Episode dated 3 July 2000 (2000) ... Fiona Morris
- Episode dated 16 June 2000 (2000) ... Fiona Morris
 1999 Topsy-Turvy
Miss Tringham
 1998 Mortimer's Law (TV Series)
Naomi Childs
- Episode #1.5 (1998) ... Naomi Childs
 1997 Dangerfield (TV Series)
Michelle Thomson
- Contact (1997) ... Michelle Thomson
 1994-1997 The Bill (TV Series)
Diane Wyre / Kate Selby
- Mid-Life Crisis (1997) ... Diane Wyre
- Personal Space (1994) ... Kate Selby
 1996 Bad Boys (TV Series)
Morag
- Sex and Violence (1996) ... Morag
- From Russia with Love (1996) ... Morag
- The Bonny Bonny Banks (1996) ... Morag
- Fly on the Wall (1996) ... Morag
- Dead Men Don't Wear Bunnets (1996) ... Morag
 1996 The Big Picnic (TV Movie)
Nessie
 1994-1995 Roughnecks (TV Series)
Heather
- Episode #2.7 (1995) ... Heather
- Episode #2.6 (1995) ... Heather
- Episode #2.5 (1995) ... Heather
- Episode #2.4 (1995) ... Heather
- Episode #2.3 (1995) ... Heather
 1995 Capital Lives (TV Series)
Eileen
- Temp (1995) ... Eileen
 1995 Temp (TV Movie)
Eileen
 1995 Waiting (TV Movie)
Amanda Cookson
 1995 The Baldy Man (TV Series)
Hairdresser
- Hair: Crime (1995) ... Hairdresser
 1994 Takin' Over the Asylum (TV Mini-Series)
Kathleen
- Hey Jude (1994) ... Kathleen
 1994 The Tales of Para Handy (TV Series)
Catriona MacLean
- A Night Alarm (1994) ... Catriona MacLean
 1994 May to December (TV Series)
Rosie McConnachy
- Until It's Time for You to Go (1994) ... Rosie McConnachy
- Let the Heartaches Begin (1994) ... Rosie McConnachy
- Cherry Pink & Apple Blossom White (1994) ... Rosie McConnachy
- Son of My Father (1994) ... Rosie McConnachy
- Take Good Care of My Baby (1994) ... Rosie McConnachy
 1992-1993 Rab C. Nesbitt (TV Series)
Sheena / 2nd Girl
- Wean (1993) ... Sheena
- Country (1992) ... 2nd Girl
 1993 Screen One (TV Series)
Claire Donnelly
- Down Among the Big Boys (1993) ... Claire Donnelly
 1991 Screen Two (TV Series)
Betting Shop Cashier
- Dreaming (1991) ... Betting Shop Cashier
 1990 City Lights (TV Series)
- The Front (1990)
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Other Works:

She acted in William Shakespeare's play, "King Lear", at the Royal Exchange Theatre in Manchester, England with Tom Courtenay, Ian Bartholomew, David Tennant, David Ross, Adam James, Helen Schlesinger, Gillian Kearney, David Craig, Peter Geddis, Andrew Hawkins and Terence Wilton in the cast. Gregory Greg Hersov was the director. See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 3 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

Ashley Jenson

Height:

5' 3" (1.6 m)
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Trivia:

Married Terence Beesley in a quiet wedding in Big Sur, California, USA on 27 January 2007. Only the minister and the couple's dog Barney, who acted as the ring-bearer, were present at the wedding. See more »

Nickname:

Ash

Star Sign:

Leo

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Are there other cute blondes in Scotland? m_kaila-1
So cute... joethedotcom
love her accent! orient_86
Those channel 4 ads... aks202
Ugly Betty + Extras = Fantastic Ashley! chedobit
Interviewer in 'The Office' kirkbyworld
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