Ashley Olsen is an American fashion designer, businesswoman, author, and former actress and producer. She gained popularity at a young age nine months after her birth, sharing the role of Michelle Tanner with her twin sister Mary-Kate Olsen in the television sitcom, Full House (1987–1995). The sister duo starred in many films together after the series ended.
She and her twin sister co-founded luxury fashion brand, The Row, lifestyle brand Elizabeth and James, and more affordable fashion lines, Olsenboye and StyleMint. They co-authored a book, Influence, featuring interviews with fashion designers that have inspired their fashion lines. They are members of the Council of Fashion Designers of America.
The Olsen twins also have an older sister, actress and Marvel star Elizabeth Olsen.