Ashley Johnson is an American actress, singer, and voice actress. In 2012, Johnson played a small role as the New York City waitress "Beth" in The Avengers. In 2013, she played the role of "Ellie" in the video game The Last of Us, for which she won a BAFTA Award for her performance.
Johnson had a prolific acting career from the age of six. Before she was twenty-one years old, she had been in the casts of eight TV series. Her movies roles including "Alex Marshal", the daughter of Mel Gibson's character, in the 2000 comedy What Women Want. As a voice actress, she played "Sean" on the cartoon movie The First Snow of Winter in 1998.