Ashlee Simpson-Wentz born Ashlee Nicole Simpson; October 3, 1984) is an American pop singer-songwriter, dancer and actress. Simpson-Wentz, who is the younger sister of pop singer Jessica Simpson. Ashlee (birth name, Ashley Nicole Simpson) was born in Waco, Texas. She is the second daughter of Joe Truett Simpson (a former Baptist youth minister who is now her manager) and Tina Ann Drew. Ashlee began studying classical ballet at the age of three eventually becoming an accomplished dancer, and was admitted to the School of American Ballet in New York City at the age of eleven.When Jessica became a star after releasing her first album, Ashlee became one of her backup dancers.
Autobiography : Released in the United States by Geffen Recordson July 20, 2004, the album debuted at number one on the Billboard 200 and was certified triple platinum in the U.S. Musically, it combines elements of rock and pop.
I Am Me : The second album was released in the United States, on October 18 2005
BitterSweet World : The third album was released in US on April 22, 2008. Ash worked on with Timbaland
- 7th Heaven as Cecilia Smith on 2002 - 2004
- The Ashlee simpson Show as herself on 2004 - 2005
- Merlrose Place as Violet Foster on 2009 - 2010
- Malcolm In The Middle as High School girl on 2001
- CSI : NY as Lila Wickfield on 2009
- Chicago as Roxie Heart ( London stage ) on 2006
- Chicago as Roxie Heart ( Broadway ) on 2009
Simpson married Fall Out Boy Bassist/lyricist Pete Wentz on May 17, 2008 . She changed her legal name from Simpson to Wentz and wished to be known professionally as Ashlee Simpson-Wentz. On November 20, 2008, Simpson gave birth to their son, Bronx Mowgli Wentz
On February 9, 2011, it was announced that Simpson had filed for divorce from husband Pete Wentz, citing irreconcilable differences. In the filing she asked for joint legal custody with visitation for Wentz but sole physical custody and spousal support. She also asked that her name be restored to her birth name of Ashlee Nicole Simpson