Ashley Tisdale was born on July 2, 1985 in a
small town in Monmouth County, New Jersey to Lisa and Mike Tisdale. She has
an older sister named Jennifer (who is also an actress).
Ashley has always been interested in singing
and acting. She was first "discovered" by Bill Perlman when she was
only three years old. Perlman became her manager and remains as such
today. He quickly put her to work doing commercials and she has
appeared in over one hundred commercials during her career. At eight,
she was starring on Broadway (in Les Miserables) and followed up by
touring with the international cast of Annie.
In 1997, at the age of 12, she was invited to,
and sang songs at the White House. During the same year she made her first
appearances on television. She appeared on an episode of 7th Heaven
and did a voice-over on the Smart Guy. Since then she has
appeared on over a dozen other television series, including a 2000 episode
of Boston Public in which she was nominated for the Young Artist
Performance in a TV Drama Series - Guest Starring Young Actress.
In 2001 she made her big screen
debut in the movie Donnie Darko which starred Maggie &
and James Duvall.
Ashley had her big break in 2005, when she
began to appear on the hit Disney series, The Suite Life of Zack and Cody,
playing the counter girl at a Hotel (Tipton Hotel) where two adventurous
young boys (played by the
are staying. [She also tried out for the role of "London," and "Maddie," and
they chose her for the role of Maddie
In July 2006, she appeared in
Disney's TV movie: High School Musical along side
Vanessa Anne Hutchinson.
The movie was a huge success, and the soundtrack for the movie produced some
Billboard toppers. Her song with
Lucas Grabeel reached #35 on the Hot
100 Chart. Her song "Bop To The Top" also made it to #61 on the charts.
Ashley Tisdale released her debut
album, Headstrong in February 2007.
High School Musical 2, which
first aired in September 2007 on the Disney Channel, was just a big of a
success as the first movie.
A documentary about the making of
Headstrong is released on November 13, 2007. It is entitled There's
Something About Ashley: The Story of Headstrong (click
here for our review)
Ashley appeared on TRL on November
27, 2007, also that same month
had surgery on her nose called a septoplasty for medical
reasons on her deviated septum.
She co-starred in her third
High School Musical 3
in 2008, which, unlike the first two movies, was first released in the
Ashley Tisdale created her own
production company in 2008 called Blondie Girl Productions. The company’s
first production, This, aired on ABC Family and captured 4.3 million
viewers. She was the executive director, and also played the leading role of
Her second studio album,
Guilty Pleasure was released in late 2009 and made its way to #12 on the
She signed a five year
endorsement for the clothes line Puerco Espin in 2009. In 2009, Ashley
Tisdale was ranked #31 as FHM’s Sexiest Women in the World.
She was in the film Aliens in
the Attic, which did fairly well in the box office in 2009.
In 2010, she co-starred in the
TV series Hellcats as cheerleader Savanna Moore. The series only
lasted one season.
Sharpay, played by Ashley, made
her reappearance on a direct-to-DVD movie Sharpay’s Fabulous Adventure in
2011. It was also a hit when Disney first debuted it on the Disney Channel.
She had been voicing the role of Candice on Phineas and Ferb for a
few years and the Phineas and Ferb Movie was another big hit on the
Disney Channel with 7.6 million viewers.
She has been focusing much of
her time lately on her production company, working on projects for
Relativity Media, Disney Channel, Nickelodeon, and other broadcast
Favorites (from her official website):
Favorite Color - Pink
Favorite Foods - Sushi! "I love sushi and
Favorite Ride at Disneyland - Pirates of
Favorite Movies -
Peter Pan (with
and My Best Friend's Wedding
My favorite Disney Character - Tinkerbell!
I've always loved Tinkerbell cuz Peter Pan is my favorite movie
My one True Favorite - My Family!
Favorite Song from High SchoolMusical -
"Breaking Free." It's a great song.
Favorite Subject in High School - My
favorite subject was English or creative writing. We did poems and
making a magazine and I did one on celebrities. I called it Celebrity
Life Magazine. I interviewed my good friend Kaley Cuoco.
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2009 -- A new clip of Ashley Tisdale’s single, “It’s Alright, It’s OK,”
has just premiered on MySpace! Be sure to check it out on her profile
here. Can’t wait
until the song is available on iTunes on April 14th? The
ringtone is available now! Ashley’s sophomore album, Guilty
Pleasure, will be in-stores on June 16th. She worked with top-notch
producers and songwriters including Kara DioGuardi (Kelly
Toby Gad (Beyoncé,
Fergie), Billy Steinberg (Madonna),
and Emanuel Kiriakou (David Archuleta,
DISCOGRAPHY: ALBUMS, SINGLES, COMPILATIONS,
BOXED SETS, ETC.
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High School Musical
High School Musical 2
1. Start Of Something New
2. Get'cha Head In The Game
3. What I've Been Looking For
4. What I've Been Looking For (Reprise)
5. Stick To The Status Quo
6. When There Was Me And You
7. Bop To The Top
8. Breaking Free
9. We're All In This Together
10. I Can't Take My Eyes Off Of You
11. Get'cha Head In The Game - B5
12. Start Of Something New (Karaoke Instrumental)
13. Breaking Free (Karaoke Instrumental)
2. So Much For You
3. He Said, She Said
4. Be Good To Me
5. Not Like That
6. Unlove You
8. Love Me For Me
9. Goin Crazy
10. Over It
11. Don't Touch (The Zoom Song)
12. We'll Be Together
1. What Time Is It Listen Listen
2. Fabulous Listen Listen
3. Work This Out Listen Listen
4. You Are the Music in Me Listen Listen
5. I Don't Dance Listen Listen
6. You Are the Music in Me (Sharpay Version) Listen Listen
7. Gotta Go My Own Way Listen Listen
8. Bet On It Listen Listen
9. Everyday Listen Listen
10. All For One Listen Listen
11. BONUS TRACK: HUMUHUMUNUKUNUKUAPUA'A
1. "Acting Out" 3:47
2. "It's Alright, It's OK" 2:59
3. "Masquerade" 2:56
4. "Overrated" 3:40
5. "Hot Mess" 3:26
6. "How Do You Love Someone" 3:28
7. "Tell Me Lies" 3:38
8. "What If" 3:38
9. "Erase and Rewind" 3:25
10. "Hair" 3:10
11. "Delete You" 3:33
12. "Me Without You" 4:09
13. "Crank It Up" 3:01
14. "Switch" 3:39
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