Who Is Jeff Benson? Father Of Ashley Benson

by Muskan Mon Apr 25 2022 Updated On Sun Jul 17 2022
Who Is Jeff Benson? Father Of Ashley Benson

Jeff Benson is the father of Ashley Benson, an Actress, model, and singer. 

She is well known for playing the role of Hanna Marin in the teen mystery-drama series Pretty Little Liars (2010–2017).

Jeff does not like public exposure and does his best to stay away from the limelight.

So, his occupation is still unknown. He is happily married to his wife, Shannon Benson.

He has two children named Ashley and Shaylene Benson. He follows the Christianity religion.

Family Of Jeff Benson
Family Of Jeff Benson Source: Instagram

Past Relationships Of Ashley

Currently, Ashley is single, but she dated several famous personalities in her past.

Before stardom, Ashley dated a singer named Justin Thorne. They started dating in December 2006

But they ended their relationship after dating for almost four years in 2010

Jeff Benson's daughter Ashley Benson
Jeff Benson's daughter Ashley Benson Source: Instagram

Before that, Ashley worked on his music video "Blacklight." The reason for their break up is still unknown.

After Justin, Ashley dated Ryan Good in 2011

According to some sources, they were in an on/off relationship and finally broke up as things could not go well.

Ashley and the famous star Chord were rumored to be in a relationship while she was already dating Ryan since they appeared together on the red carpet.

Ashley was also rumored to be dating Taylor Lautner, James Franc, Tyler Blackburn and Nat Wolff.

Ashley met supermodel Cara Delevingne and was rumored to be dating after being spotted together. 

But sadly, they parted ways in April 2020.

After splitting up with Cara, Ashley started hanging out frequently with rapper, G-Eazy and eventually started dating him.


Jeff is 63 years old. He celebrates his birthday in July.

Net Worth

The total net worth of Ashley is $6 million. She earns through acting, singing as well as modeling.

Jeff Benson with his wife Shannon Benson
Jeff Benson with his wife Shannon Benson Source: Instagram

Ashley Criticized After Mocking Amanda Bynes

Ashley was trolled on social media after posting a photo of herself on Instagram.

She imitated the pose of Amanda. Although her fans supported her, many people criticized her for making fun of her.

They believed that it is the form of bullying someone. Later on, she apologized for this incident.

Ashley Invited G-Eazy To Her Sister's Wedding

Ashley's sister Shaylene Benson tied the knot on Thursday, June 18.

Though fewer people were invited to her wedding, Ashley came along with her boyfriend, G-Eazy.

Ashley celebrated her sister's wedding with her family and boyfriend in a simple, elegant way in a private ceremony.

Jeff Benson with his wife Shannon Benson and two daughters  Ashley Benson and Shaylene Benson.
Jeff Benson with his wife Shannon Benson and two daughters, Ashley Benson and Shaylene Benson. Source: Instagram

Some Unknown Facts About Ashley

Ashley was born pre-mature. She never joined any formal dance class.

Her first kiss was on screen. She is a good friend of Shay Mitchell.

Tiger is her favorite animal. She wanted to become a doctor or chef professionally.

Johnny Deep is one of her best-loved actors. She was first featured in Domino's pizza commercial ad.

Ashley Struggled With Anxiety And Panic Attack

Ashley, who is famous for portraying the role of Anna Marin in the teen mystery-drama series Pretty Little Liars, suffered from anxiety in her real life. 

She continuously suffered from panic attacks for two years and even fainted on set due to insufficient sleep.

To deal with anxiety and panic attacks, the Actress started taking medication. She even started properly taking naps since insufficient sleep was the major cause of her anxiety and panic attacks.

Did Ashley Went Bald?

Ashley suffered from a severe hair loss when she starred in Pretty Little Liars.

Ashley, who played the role of Hanna Marin in Pretty Little Liars, had light blonde hair. 

So, for this reason, Ashley had to color her hair frequently.

During season 3 of Pretty Little Liars, she bleached her hair several times and almost lost all of her hair.

She even stated that bleaching her hair was her biggest regret.

Ashley Was Body-Shamed 

Ashley, in an interview, disclosed that she was considered too fat for a role.

The Actress revealed that this comment made her cry for almost 30 minutes.

But the actress concluded that all these comments make a person strong and bold, and these kinds of stuff should not influence one to stay in the glamour industry since nobody is perfect.

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