Ashleigh Murray is a Missouri-born American actress and singer. She is well known for starring as a Deidra for the Netflix-produced Sundance film, Deidra & Laney Rob a Train. Currently, she is starring in the American teenage drama series, Riverdale playing Josie McCoy.
Ashleigh Murray Early Life & Education
Ashleigh Monique Murray was born on January 18, 1988, in the Kansas City in the state of Missouri in the United States. During her childhood, she liked to play the piano.
Following her interest, Ashleigh Murray started to take the piano lesson in her 5th class. Moreover, she also learned jazz and hip-hop during those days.
During her childhood: Instagram
After completing her high school education from her hometown, she moved to New York City. Then she attended New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts and graduated from there in 2009.
Ashleigh Murray Career
Ashleigh started her acting career during her time at the New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts. She acted in the play, “Child of the Movement”.
She made her acting debut in a short film, “Finding Harmony” playing Harmony in 2007. Then, she portrayed the role of Simone in the film, 'Welcome to New York' in 2012.
Subsequently, in 2014, she starred in a film, Grind, and in a TV series, the Following. Then in 2016, she appeared in 2 episodes of the TV series, “Younger.” Her big break came when she acted in the NETFLIX film, “Deidra & Laney Rob a Train" in 2017.
With her hard work, she bagged a role in the American teenage drama series, “Riverdale”. She portrays the role of James McCoy, a gorgeous, snooty and enthusiastic girl who is the lead singer for the popular band Josie and the Pussycats”. The series was premiered on January 26, 2017. Currently, she is preparing for her new film named, “Valley Girl”.
On the set of Riverdale: Twitter
Ashleigh Murray Personal Life
Ashleigh loves to keep her personal life away from media attention. She keeps a low profile when it comes to her private life. Therefore, we are unable to know anything about her relationship status. Although she has lots of lovers who want to know about her current relationship status, it is difficult to get any details about it.
However, in May 2017, Ashleigh shared a picture of a guy embracing her from behind, addressing the guy as: 'her favorite chicken nugget.' It is evident to guess him to be her boyfriend. But we can only wait until she decides to reveal any information on about him.
Ashleigh Murray Net Worth
Murray is a well-known actress, who established herself as the lead singer of Josephine and the Pussycats, portraying Josie McCoy in the CW series, Riverdale. Ashleigh Murray receives over $200 thousands per tv project and collects a good amount from her musical tours as well! As of 2019, her net worth is reportedly over $3 million.