Ashleigh Cummings is a famous Australian actress whose brilliant and excellent performances can’t be overemphasized. Based on her outstanding performance in the movie version of the book titled ‘Book of The Same Name,’ she was nominated as the Best Young Actor in 2010 at the Australian Film Institute Awards.
The attractive actress has featured in popular reality TV shows and movies including Home and Away, Green Fire Envy, Razzle Dazzle: A journey into dance, Puberty Blues, and Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries, just to mention a few.
Let’s have a look at the stunning Ashleigh Cummings bio, her professional career…you’d also find out if Ashleigh is pregnant and her body measurements.
Ashleigh Cummings Bio
The young Amazon was born in Saudi Arabia on November 11, 1992, she spent her childhood days in Jeddah, a town in the Arabic country with her parents who later moved to Australia when she was a teenager.
Ashleigh’s parents where both a Sonographer and a radiographer and they both worked for the royal family in Saudi Arabia. While she was growing up, she had an interest in dancing and they often sneak out to an illegal place to learn how to dance.
Saudi Arabia, not being a free country like the western world, was full of norms but for Ashleigh, dancing at an underground theatre was the coolest experience she had as a child and when she was 12, her parents moved to Australia.
It was a different world for the young girl who wanted to explore the world and at the age 14, Cummings went to America where she attended the Brent School of Performing Arts. During her stay at Brent, the talented actress had keen interests in dancing and acting which led her to join the ballet and acting club where she was taught dancing and acting. She completed her high school at the Wenona School located in North Sydney.
After choosing a career in acting, Cummings attended the Film and Television School, Screenwise where she perfected her skills and also learned the rudiments of her career. Her career began while she was still in the academy, she was offered some minor roles in acting and others in dancing. Ashleigh Cummings also studied Philosophy at the University.
Career: Successes and Challenges
Who could think that the Arabian-born lady would always be on our television screen…After her graduation, Ashleigh started her professional career in 2007 when she starred as a dancer in the film titled Razzle Dazzle: A Journey into Dance, Darren Ashton’s movie that was all about dancing.
Cummings was featured as Ally Sheppard in the Green Fire Envy which was produced by Participate Film Academy. She appeared in a television drama titled Dream Life and a reality television series Home and Away.
Being a dynamic actress, Ashleigh has played several roles in different movies. While she was still at the university in 2009, she joined the cast crew of the movie ‘Tomorrow, When the War Began’ and she was opportune to learning new skills including how to ride a power bike and handling of an AK-47 assault rifle, all these were to equip her for the role she played in the movie. Her excellent performance in the movie, however, brought Ashleigh Cummings to the limelight as she was nominated for the Best Young Actor Award in 2010.
The young actress also starred in other popular movies and TV series including Our Town in 2010, Rescue: Special Ops in 2011, Underbelly: Razor in 2011, Dance Academy in 2011, Puberty Blues, a reality TV Series from 2012 to 2014.
Others include Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries from 2012 to 2015, Gallipoli in 2015, and Westside in 2017.
Ashleigh Cummings Husband / Pregnancy
Talking about her personal life, you might be wondering if Ashleigh Cummings is married, divorced, or in a relationship? The answer is not far-fetched, the charming actress though keeping a low profile about her love life has a boyfriend named Aaron Jakubenko who is also an Australian actor.
Ashleigh’s movie career has made her travel far and wide, for this reason when she not in the United States, she would be in Australia and New Zealand. Her relationship with the actor Aaron has faced challenges of being apart all the time, as they always say that distance affects relationships but in their own case, the distance strengthens the bond between these two lovers.
Their love life has been flourishing ever since and there are no signs of the duo breaking up any sooner because when they are not together, they are always connected especially on Viber and when they are together, the couple often go on different adventures.
However, there were speculations that Ashleigh was pregnant and expecting a baby but the rumors, however, have not been verified and there has not been a statement from Ashleigh nor her boyfriend confirming if this is true. Although, the news has made everyone curious and we wish the young couple good luck in their relationship.
Furthermore, in 2016, Ashleigh Cummings bagged the Heath Ledger Scholarship organized by the Australians In Film Award and she was also honored as the Best Actress for her role in Hounds of Love at the 73rd Venice International Film Festival.
Body Measurements: Height / Weight
The 25-year-old actress is a gorgeous, attractive, and beautiful lady. She has a perfect body measurement of 36-25-34 with light brown eyes. Ashleigh also has an average height of 5 feet 4 inches and her weight is 55 kg.
The shining star has an estimated net worth of $5 million as of 2017. She has been focused on her career, putting up excellent performances and she is doing pretty well.
The young actress is active on Instagram and she has won the heart of many fans with her brilliant movie roles.
Birth name: Ashleigh Cummings
Date of birth: November 11, 1992
Birth City: Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Birth sign: Scorpio
Education: Film and Television School Screenwise
Height: 5 ft. 4 inches
Weight: 55 kg
Body Measurements: 36-25-34
Eye Color: Light Brown
Hair Color: Light Brown
Marital Status: N/A
Boyfriend: Aaron Jakubenko
Net Worth: $5 million