Ashley Jones is an American actress who has a net worth of $6 million. She is most known as Megan Dennison in the CBS soap opera, The Young and the Restless; and as Dr. Bridget Forrester in another CBS soap opera, The Bold and the Beautiful.
In this article, we look at the career of Ashley Jones and breakdown her net worth.
Ashley Jones Net Worth Breakdown: Salary & Earnings
Ashley Jones attributes her eminent wealth to her nearly-three-decade long-acting career. She made her on-screen debut in 2003 and made minor appearances in television shows like Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman, The Fire Next Time, and Safe Harbor.
Her breakthrough role came in 1997 when she joined the cast of the long-running CBS soap opera, The Young and the Restless. She appeared as Megan Dennison for three years and received two Daytime Emmy Award nominations in the process.
After she left the soap opera in 2000, she began making guest appearances in TV shows like Strong Medicine, V.I.P., The District For the People, Without a Trace, and Crossing Jordan.
In 2004, she joined the cast of another CBS soap opera, The Bold and the Beautiful, as The Bold and the Beautiful. She was a series regular from 2004 to 2011. She became a recurring character until 2012. Since then, she has been a guest character. She was again nominated for a Daytime Emmy in 2005.
In 2009, she joined the second season of the HBO vampire drama, True Blood, starring Anna Paquin, Stephen Moyer, and Alexander Skarsgård, among others, as Daphne Landry.
From 2016 to 2017, Ashley played Parker Forsyth in the ABC daytime medical drama, General Hospital.
Jones has also been a fixture of made-for-TV movies like A Teacher’s Crime, Dead at 17, Secrets from Her Past, Outlaw Country, A Sister’s Revenge, and 12 Days of Giving, to name a few.
How Old is Ashley Jones? What is Her Height?
Ashley Jones was born Ashley Aubra Jones on September 3, 1976, in Memphis, Tennessee. The daughter of church minister Shawn Jones, she has a brother named Zach and a sister named Jordan.
When her father’s preaching job landed her family in Houston, Texas, she attended Lamar High School.
Ashley got her first taste of performing at age 5 when she acted in her first commercial. At age 9, she performed in her first stage play at the Actors Theatre of Houston.
She went on to appear in plays like The Women, Ah, Wilderness!, Brighton Beach Memoirs, and The Chalk Garden.
Is Ashley Jones Married? Does She Have Children?
Ashley Jones has been married twice in her life. Her first marriage with writer and producer Noah Nelson — son of actor Craig T. Nelson — lasted from August 17, 2002, to May 2009.
Her second marriage happened in 2015 to IT infrastructure manager Joel Henricks.
They have a son together, Hayden Joel Henricks born on May 24, 2016. She is also a stepmother to Henrick’s son from a previous marriage, Huck Henricks.
Domestic Violence Arrest
On August 22, 2019, Jones was arrested under domestic abuse allegations against Henricks. She was released on bail a day later for $50,000.
A couple of days later, Jones filed for a restraining order against Henricks and on September 6, 2019, filed paperwork for divorce. Jones was granted sole custody of their two children.
In a statement, Henricks denied all allegations about him assaulting Jones in any way and called her a “master of manipulation“, who made the false accusations to gain custody of their children.