Ashleigh Morghan, an Akron, Ohio native. She is an actress, model, television personality, radio personality, host and writer. She is best known as “Ion” in the Superhero web-series Distortion, her role as Janice, the forgiving girlfriend, in The Land, and her participation in Season One of the hit MTV reality show Are You The One?
Ashleigh obtained a Bachelor of the Arts in Interpersonal Communication and a minor in Theatre from The University of Akron. As a theatre student, Ashleigh learned the essentials of acting and developed a deeper passion for performing. She performed in plays in the community and at the university.
Ashleigh was an On-Air Talent for the local radio station at The University of Akron, 88.1FM WZIP. Ashleigh hosted her own two-hour broadcast where she played music, created her own content, and engaged with listeners.
Post graduation Ashleigh enrolled in acting workshops and intensives to further her education. Since moving to Los Angeles, Ashleigh has taken classes at The American Academy of Dramatic Arts, studied improv at UCB, and participated in Soap Opera and Voice Over Intensives. Ashleigh joined a panel for the popular after show Afterbuzz TV. She also hosts game-play instructional videos for USAopoly.
Recently, Ashleigh was a member of the first season of MTV’s Popular dating Show, Are You The One, which aired nationally and internationally. She was in a national McDonald’s commercial alongside LeBron James. She also hosted an episode on the popular YOUTUBE channel show, What’s Trending. Currently, Ashleigh has a featured roles in a Buzzfeed video, Defy Media and in AOL’s new miniseries. On the big screen, you’ll see Ashleigh in The Land. Ashleigh was a lead in a thriller feature set to realease in festivals next year. With such a strong love and passion for the craft, Ashleigh aims to continue learning and performing.